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Applied SOA Patterns on the Oracle Platform

By : Sergey Popov
Book Image

Applied SOA Patterns on the Oracle Platform

By: Sergey Popov

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Applied SOA Patterns on the Oracle Platform
About the Author
About the Reviewers
An Introduction to Oracle Fusion – a Solid Foundation for Service Inventory
Gotcha! Implementing Security Layers


The Governance of the Service Inventory using the Service Repository and Registry is a complex multiphase cyclic process, covering a service's lifecycle aspects—from the cradle to the grave. It's not possible to even scratch the surface regarding most of them in a sixty-page chapter; an entire book is not enough (although, we would like to recommend Thomas Erl's SOA Governance: Governing Shared Services On-Premise and in the Cloud, Prentice Hall)! Oracle has the necessary building blocks to cover these requirements:

  • A Registry for runtime Discoverability

  • A Repository to store all SOA artifacts with their relations and descriptions for design-time Discoverability and comprehensive project management

  • The utility for the synchronization of Registry and Repository to compensate tModels' limitations and expand the runtime Discoverability options

  • An API and simple UIs to handle and control all the artifacts in Registry and Repository

  • Connectors to a developer's tools and application servers...