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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


We are in the middle of the book, but journey is far from over yet. So far we covered the three main SOA Frameworks: Service Collaboration (ESB), Service Orchestration (EBF), and Application Business Connector Services (ABCS, or Adapters) and all SOA Patterns associated with them. We also described the role of Enterprise Service Repository (yet another framework, heart of the SOA Governance) in all of these frameworks. This chapter, entirely dedicated to the ABCS layer had no purpose to cover all aspects of Adapters implementation though, but rather how to optimize this layer in order to make all our service-oriented applications in our inventory more intrinsicly interoperable (one of the major SOA characteristics, you remember).

Why? Well, why does a classic construction brick have pretty much a standard size of 3 5/8". 2 1/4". 8"? Maybe because none of the construction architects in the entire world want to have their masons waste their time adjusting boulders, rocks, and stones...