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Oracle SOA Suite 11g Administrator's Handbook

By : Arun Pareek, Ahmed Aboulnaga
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Oracle SOA Suite 11g Administrator's Handbook

By: Arun Pareek, Ahmed Aboulnaga

Overview of this book

Oracle SOA Suite 11g is the backbone of messaging and application integration in a service-oriented architecture. An application administrator is responsible for an end-to-end administration and management of the infrastructure. Understanding the underlying components, services, and configuration and their relations to each other is necessary to effectively administer the Oracle SOA Suite 11g environment. Due to its sheer size, administering Oracle SOA Suite 11g is a daunting task.This book provides detailed explanations of all the core administrative and management activities around Oracle SOA Suite. It includes compact information for end-to-end administration of Oracle SOA Suite 11g. It delves into advanced topics such as silent installs, cloning, backup and recovery and high availability installations.Using this book, you will be able to administer and secure your Oracle SOA Suite services and applications. You will follow examples that you can use in your everyday life as a SOA Suite administrator. The book begins with managing composite applications, their deployments and lifecycles and then moves on to monitoring instances, service engines, Weblogic Server and composite applications. With a detailed coverage of topics like the administration of individual service components as well as configuring MBeans using both Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control and WLST-based scripts, you will be equipped to work with any services and applications.Towards the end, you will be taken through identifying faults & exceptions, troubleshooting approaches, and securing various components.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Oracle SOA Suite 11g Administrator's Handbook
About the Authors
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Managing metadata repository partitions

In an MDS repository, each application (that is, Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Web Services Manager, and Oracle Business Process Management) is deployed to its own partition so that they can be logically separated. This is not to be confused with partitions as described in Chapter 2, Management of SOA Composite Applications. A metadata repository partition is an independent logical directory within a physical MDS repository that is used to manage metadata of these different Oracle Fusion Middleware components and applications. You can create, clone, delete, import, and export metadata from a specified partition. Either Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control or WLST command line scripting can be leveraged for all partition management activities which will be covered in detail in this section. To view the existing metadata repository partitions available for the domain, simply log in to Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control, navigate...