Weblogic Managed Server startup without giving userid/password everytime

By disdiv | December 9, 2012 | 0 Comment

When you start the weblogic managed servers, it asks for userid/password to startup. This is unlike the Admin server which doesn’t ask everytime you start, the creadentials are saved somewhere. It would be quite helpful if the same happens for the Managed servers as well. The way you save credentials to the managed servers is […]

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Deploying artifacts to MDS

By disdiv | November 9, 2012 | 0 Comment

Its quite often that certian artifacts like schemas, transformation files, wsdl’s, etc. are used across projects. In such cases, it is not a good idea to create them in each and every project, rather such artifacts are to be shared across projects. That way, all the projects will be using the same resource without problems […]

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Configuring Email Notification in Oracle SOA Suite 11g

By disdiv | October 28, 2012 | 1 Comment

Oracle SOA Suite 11g provides User Message Service(UMS) that enables users to send notifications via various channels like Email, SMS, IM, Voice Mail. Each of these channels need to be configured first before they can be used. This post explains you how to use Email channel as the notification service in Oracle SOA Suite 11g. […]

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Error: Global element declaration/definition of name are duplicated at the following locations

By disdiv | October 10, 2012 | 0 Comment

Sometimes, your composite suddenly stopped working after you’ve started referring to a new xsd file – via a service/reference/component. Your composite was getting deployed properly, and suddenly after few changes, it gets the following error Error: Global element declaration/definition of name ‘{http://www.example.org}part1’are duplicated at the following locations: OR Error(80): query “/ns2:part1/ns2:firstName” is invalid, because Global […]

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One time setups for development & deployment tasks : Oracle SOA

By | October 8, 2012 | 0 Comment

After you configure your SOA environment as per the link http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E12839_01/install.1111/e14318/qisoa.htm The above documentation gives you steps till starting up both Admin and Managed Servers There are few one-time tasks to be done in Jdeveloper for making our development and deployment tasks easier  Setting up Application Server Connection Create an application server connection to the […]

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Service Registries : WSIL & UDDI

By disdiv | September 20, 2012 | 0 Comment

Often there is a confusion on what is WSIL and what is UDDI, what is the difference between them, as on a high level, both seem to be the same. Both Web Services Inspection Language(WSIL)and Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration(UDDI) specifications address the same task of Web service discovery. And both contain only references to […]

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Mediator in Oracle SOA Suite 11g

By disdiv | September 11, 2012 | 0 Comment

Mediator, as the name implies, mediates the message flow. SOA is all about message flows between disparate systems, and mediators play an important role in this. It forms the communication layer between the services, thus providing a kind of service virtualization and decoupling between the interacting services. It basically intercepts the message flow between the […]

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Configuring DBAdapter in Oracle SOA

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This blog gives you a detailed approach to configure a DataSource, JNDI, DBAdapter, and its underlying technologies, facts and common issues. Every single component used in a SOA Application has to be a service, and this applies to the database also. A database by itself cannot act as a service that can be exposed to […]

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Configuring SOA environment

By disdiv | September 6, 2012 | 0 Comment

One of the tough jobs that any budding SOA developer may agree is to set up a complete running SOA setup. This article briefs you on the steps needed for configuring a SOA Environment on a Windows machine.There is an oracle doc for the same topic, and its quite big and not clearly describes some […]

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Logical Grouping – Partitions in SOA Suite 11g

By disdiv | September 1, 2012 | 0 Comment

In order to logically group your composite application deployments, SOA Suite provides a feature called partitions. This way, it will be a lot easier to manage deployments, grouping them based on certain logical criteria. You can perform bulk life cycle management tasks at a single go. Ex, start/stopAll, undeployAll, etc. You always deploy a composite […]

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