Tuesday, July 21, 2009

JBoss BPEL Server

Project Riftsaw is a WS-BPEL 2.0 engine that is optimized for the JBoss Application Server container. WS-BPEL 2.0 is an XML-based language for defining business processes that orchestrate web services.

Riftsaw supports :
  • short-lived and long-running process executions
  • process persistence & recovery
  • process versioning
  • JBoss deployment architecture, enabling hot deployment
  • ant-based deployment
  • integrated with the JBoss ESB
  • Eclipse-based designer (Bundled with JBoss Tools 3.1)
Riftsaw is based on Apache Ode and will extend Ode in the following ways:
  • Tight integration with Eclipse BPEL editor
  • Support for JBossWS, and therefore the three web service stacks (Native, Apache CXF and Metro)
  • Enterprise quality management console
  • Runs in JBoss Cluster
We welcome your input and involvement. Please get started as an end-user by downloading these items, read the getting started guide and provide feedback in the forums. If you are interested in becoming a contributor to this new and exciting project please use the developer forums to contact us.


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