SOA Suite

Oracle B2B is a module of SOA Suite that provides a secure and reliable exchange of messages between the customer and its external Trading Partners or suppliers.  It handles this communication through what are called Trading Partner Agreements which dictate to a particular message where it is going and how it will get there.  The

Introduction to Oracle Web Service Manager Oracle Web Services Manager (OWSM) is a Web services security and management solution that provides a common security infrastructure for all Web service applications. It provides an out-of-the-box (readily available with the product) common security policies (such as authentication, authorization, message encryption, message signing, and so on). This helps

While developing processes within SOA Suite (or other systems) it is often a requirement that the process sends an email on failure, or otherwise alerts a user (or group) that the process was not successful. This has the unfortunate side effect of easily overwhelming inboxes and frustrating users. Figure 1: Is this your inbox after

In this post I am going to highlight some of the possibilities and flexibility of FlexDeploy by showcasing a custom Oracle B2B workflow configured with the Ant Plugin. There are a couple different approaches we can take in configuring this workflow. The first option is to use a source code management tool to maintain versioning

This is the third of a three part blog covering how to replace URLs and other environment specific fields in a SOA composite. The 3 options I am discussing are: Composite specific configuration plan Shared configuration plan Global tokens Global Tokens allow you to define name/value pairs for the host, port, and protocol. In the

I decided write this after reading several blogs where people were struggling with the complexities of managing project dependencies during deployment. It is common in most enterprises to have multiple projects which are dependent on other projects. My example below is for Oracle SOA, but the issue exists with many technologies and FlexDeploy makes it easy to handle