Past Meetup

Thursday June 13th-Guest Speaker Eric Roch Discusses Architecture Modernization

This Meetup is past

19 people went


Architecture Modernization using SOA, BPM, Cloud, and Event Processing

Eric Roch, The Principal for Perficient’s SOA, Mobile, and Cloud practice will be speaking June 13th.

This session examines practical approaches to modernize business applications including legacy systems, cloud integration, and business process optimization. The session includes solution architecture and approaches to using SOA, Business Process Management, Cloud Integration and Complex Event Processing to create Enterprise Architecture that achieves business objectives.

Eric is a published author on SOA and has 30+ years of experience in various aspects of Information Technology including technical architecture and application development. Eric heads the SOA Special Interest Group on LinkedIn, comprised of 28,000 members. Perficient has agreed to lend us Eric for the evening. For those of you who don’t know Perficient [NASDAQ: PRFT], they are based in St. Louis, have 2,000 employees and $300M+ in revenue. Perficient is a premier partner of Oracle, IBM, TIBCO, EMC, and Informatica.


Eric Roch, Principle Architect SOA and Integration

– Industry author, speaker and though leader for Business Integration (SOA, BPM, Event Driven Architecture, Complex Event Processing)

– Consultant with over 20 years of IT strategy and Enterprise Architecture experience

– Principal author of Perficient’s Business Integration Methodology and chief-architect responsible for SOA utility product design

– Established Enterprise Architecture and Strategy or Fortune 500 companies for the transformation to SOA and Event Driven Architecture

Massive thanks to Perficient for highlighting this months meeting and to TEK Systems once again for sponsoring pizza and drinks at our event. We will also have drawings for JetBrains, Mindscape and Telerik software and Pluralsight access passes!!!

Reminder: The meeting begins at 6:00 PM (networking), 6:30 PM (presentation) For a list of past speakers and presentation over the last 2 years, please visit

UPDATE: The team at Perficient wanted to insure this meetup was one of their best, so they are graciously giving away a iPad Mini at the conclusion of the meeting!

Don't forget to register, you must be present to win. :)


Go to Attendee List