Apache Camel Essentials

  • flag Packt
  • student All Levels
  • database book
  • earth English
  • clock 5h 9m


Learn the key features and implementation strategies of the Apache Camel Enterprise Integration framework

Covered topics:

  • Create enterprise integration patterns using a variety of domain-specific languages (DSL) such as Spring DSL and Java DSL
  • Use the popular OSGI deployment model to monitor and manage your projects
  • Discover more about Camel concepts such as message exchange patterns^ endpoints^ and components
  • Understand the architecture^ installation^ and dependencies of Camel
  • Understand prime error handling^ testing^ and debugging methodologies
  • Learn more valuable concepts about integration frameworks^ REST services^ and EIPs
  • Walk through the security^ transactions^ performance^ and scalability of different web services


Apache Camel is the most popular integration framework available and is used to connect applications within and outside enterprises. It is an open source Java framework that focuses on making integration easier. Moreover^ its Apache Public License makes it easily accessible to developers across the organizational spectrum. This book offers you a small learning curve to get the most out of enterprise Camel integrations. At the beginning of the book^ you will learn about the installation and setup of Apache Camel and discover more about Camel concepts such as the development environment^ routing^ deployment strategies^ and dependencies. After that^ you will learn how to configure Camel endpoints using DSL and Spring XML^ and also learn how to use Camel for web service integrations. Later on in the book^ you will learn how to execute multiple Camel projects across a wide spectrum of business use cases. You will round off your Camel journey with coverage of social media integration and discover the best ways to implement Camel in your system.