PROTON, short for IBM’s PROactive Technology ONline, is an open-source complex-event processing tool from IBM Research in Haifa, Israel. IBM recently recognized PROTON as a fundamental scientific contribution with the corporation’s prestigious Accomplishment award.
The technology already has a strong presence in both academia and industry in Europe with 5 patents, articles in the media, papers in leading journals and conferences, and dozens of implementations across Europe. It is being used in a diverse range of vertical applications, including: transport and logistics, fraud detection, agrifood, manufacturing, security, traffic management, and aquaculture.
PROTON and its scalable and distributive version ProtonOnStorm are both open source under Apache 2 license and accessible through:https://github.com/ishkin/Proton/