GPS Tracking with Java EE Components: Challenges of Connected Cars highlights how the self-driving car is actually changing the automotive industry, from programing embedded software to hosting services and data crunching, in real time, with really big data.

The book analyzes how the challenges of the Self Driving Car (SDC) exceed the limits of a classical GPS Tracking System (GTS.) It provides a guidebook on setting up a tracking system by customizing its components. It also provides an overview of the prototyping and modeling process, and how the reader can modify this process for his or her own software.

Every component is introduced in detail and includes a number of design decisions for development. The book introduces Java EE (JEE) Modules, and shows how they can be combined to a customizable GTS, and used as seed components to enrich existing systems with live tracking.

The book also explores how to merge tracking and mapping to guide SDCs, and focuses on client server programming to provide useful information. It also discusses the challenges involved with the live coordination of moving cars.

This book is designed to aid GTS developers and engineers in the automotive industry. It can also help Java Developers, not only interested in GPS Tracking, but in modern software design from many individual modules. Source code and sample applications will be available on the book's website.

chapter 1|4 pages

Introduction and Overview

part |2 pages

Section I: Data Formats and Relations

chapter 2|18 pages

Message Exchange

chapter 3|8 pages

Device Communication

chapter 4|8 pages

Data Modeling

chapter 5|12 pages

Object Relations

part |4 pages

Section II: JEETS Data Formats

chapter 6|16 pages

JEETS Persistence Unit/s

chapter 7|8 pages

JEETS Protocols and Decoders

part |2 pages

Section III: JEETS Client Software

chapter 8|18 pages

The JEETS Tracker

chapter 9|6 pages

The JEETS Player

chapter 10|4 pages

my JEETS Client

chapter 11|8 pages


part |2 pages

Section IV: Enterprise Integration

chapter 12|8 pages

Enterprise Software

chapter 13|16 pages


chapter 14|16 pages


part |2 pages

Section V: Middleware

chapter 15|8 pages

Java Messaging

chapter 16|14 pages

Geo Distribution

chapter 17|34 pages

JSE Tracking Components

part |4 pages

Section VI: Enterprise Applications

chapter 18|12 pages

Spring to AppServer

chapter 19|14 pages