AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) announced today the availability of Apama
Community Edition, a free version of the Apama Streaming Analytics
platform, that enables developers to download the Apama software, build
streaming analytics applications and put those applications into
production. Apama Community Edition contains most of the functionality
and features of the premium version and enables developers to run
small-scale projects and applications.
Coupled with the release of Apama Community Edition, Software AG has
also started a new online community for customers, prospects and
advocates to interact and engage. The Apama team will share a wealth of
experience on best practices and tips from their experience supporting
and developing Apama over the years, as well as how to solve different,
disparate business problems and getting the most from the software. The
new community can be found here.
Apama is the market-leading platform for streaming analytics and
intelligent, automated decision-making on fast-moving Big Data. It
combines event processing, messaging, in-memory data management and
visualization and is the most comprehensive platform for managing vast,
fast-moving data streams and turning meaningful insight into action.
Dr. Giles Nelson, senior vice president of Product Strategy and
Marketing, Software AG, said: “We have purposely made Apama easy for
business analysts and developers to benefit from big data streaming
analytics in real-time. And with this Community Edition version, we have
now made it even easy for anyone to learn. We believe passionately in
the benefits of event processing and streaming analytics and we want
everyone to be able to build and deploy commercially at zero cost.”
Streaming Analytics is fundamental to enterprises deriving maximum
knowledge, value, contextual insights, and competitive advantage from
the rapidly growing Internet of Things (IoT). Continuous analytics on
streaming data can be performed to identify business patterns, which
have happened or are about to happen. Visualizations and visual
analytics for business users support both human-oriented and automated
The Apama platform has always been a leader in the event processing and
streaming analytics market and its continued innovation allows
enterprises to leverage real-time insights to identify and act on
opportunities to stay ahead of the competition. As the world's number
one big data streaming analytics platform, Apama has more than 150
deployments in Fortune 500 companies. It is also used in a variety of
commercial applications globally including real time visibility in
manufacturing ERP systems, customer experience management, and market
surveillance and risk management.
Dr. Giles Nelson continued: “We’re developing a new release every six
months, which makes Apama the most comprehensive and competitive
platform in the market for building applications that monitor, analyze
and act on vast, fast-moving data streams. Apama helps business analysts
and developers monitor connected devices in the ‘Internet of Things’,
operate across Cloud or on premise IT deployments, and, include
About Software AG
The digital transformation continues to change enterprise IT landscapes
from inflexible application silos to modern digital platform driven IT
architectures, which can deliver the openness, speed and agility needed
to enable real-time digital enterprises.
Software AG offers the first end-to-end digital business platform -
based on open standards, with integration, process management, adaptive
application development, real-time analytics and enterprise architecture
management as core building blocks - to help customers build their
digital futures today.
With over 45 years of customer-centric innovation, Software AG is ranked
as a leader in many innovative and digital technology categories.
Software AG has more than 4,300 employees, is active in 70 countries and
had revenues of €873 million in 2015. Learn more at www.softwareag.com.
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