Here are the CEP Blog Awards for 2007, based on the three categories outlined in An Overture to the 2007 CEP Blog Awards.
The CEP Blog Award for Rule-Based Event Processing
Winner: TIBCO Software
TIBCO has a very robust and sophisticated progress-oriented event processing product, TIBCO BusinessEvents, with a proven event processing customer base. TIBCO has a rich complimentary software suite for business process and enterprise integration, management, visualization, personalization and optimization. TIBCO has been in business for many years and has a global reach for both sales and professional services.
The CEP Blog Award for Event Stream Processing
Winner: Progress Apama
Similar to TIBCO in middleware status, Progress Apama has a strong event stream processing product with a proven customer base. Progress has complimentary software suites for business process and enterprise integration. Progress also has been in business for many years and has a global reach for both sales and professional services.
The CEP Blog Award for Advanced Event Processing
None of the software companies currently marketing themselves as event processing platforms meet the our criteria for the Advanced Event Processing award in 2007.