Due to demand the Drools team are introducing lightning talks to the
Boot Camp, following the Drools 5.0 primer on the Monday. Each company
will be given 20 minutes to present, more time can be requested if you
need it. The Desktop Configuration team,
, from Sun are the first to volunteer to
present. If you wish to present, please contact me asap.
The Drools Boot Camp registration page
is now open. If you are
hoping to attend, please put your details there and send me an email, so
that we can estimate and manage attendance. We only have spaces for
about 20 or so people, so please do hurry. Registration wiki page can be
found here <http://www.jboss.org/community/docs/DOC-13468>
, you will need to login to
edit the page.
The event time tabled schedule is now as follows:
Drools 5.0 Primer : Monday 1st of June 10.00 to 13.00
* The new features in Drools 5.0 will be covered at an end user
level. This includes all the drools projects, Guvnor, Flow, Fusion
and Expert. This is suitable for anyone with minimal previous
Drools experience who just want to know "what's new".
Community Lightning Talks : Monday 1st of June 13.30 to 14.30
* 20 minute community lightning talks about their experiences with
o Sun will talk about Drools in their Desktop Configurator
Drools 5.0 Guvnor Internals : Tuesday 10.00 to 12.00
* The internals of Guvnor will be discussed and how all the parts
come together and current issues and directions we wish to take
the project. This is suitable for anyone with minimal previous
Drools experience, but ideally you should be aware of GWT, JCR and
Guvnor in general. This is targetted at people who wish to extend
Guvnor with new features or re-use/embed existing aspects of Guvnor.
Drools 5.0 Advanced Engine : Wednesday 10.00 to 13.00
* This will be a deep dive for the technical on Rete enhancements.
We will cover the asymmetrical Rete implementation, as compared to
the traditional symmetrical approach, and how we enhanced it for
event processing and workflow. This is targetted at experienced
people, who already have an understanding of Rete and wish to
understand the latest research and innovations - not for the feint
Drools 5.0 Domain Specific Workflow : Thursday 10.00 to 12.00
We will show how Drools Flow can be extended for domain specific
workflow, with a focus on the pluggable Work Items and Eclipse. We will
also cover the pluggable workflow framework for customised execution
behaviour, such as is used to provide OSWorkflow compatability. This is
suitable for anyone with a java and eclipse background, ideally you
should have some understanding of what Drools and especially Drools Flow is.