Matt Brasier for Oracle Technology Network – Monitoring Oracle SOA Suite

clip_image002Matt Brasier, C2B2 Head of Consulting and the co-author of the Oracle SOA Suite 11g Performance Tuning Cookbook (Packt Publishing) discusses Oracle SOA Suite monitoring in this 2 Minute Oracle Technology Network Tech Tip recorded at the UKOUG Tech15 Conference. Watch the video here.

SOA & BPM Partner Community

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Resiliency: Circuit Breaker


Circuit Breaker is a new resiliency feature in 12.2.1 that helps to simplify operations and ensure system stability when downstream endpoints become unavailable.

This post is meant to be a quick introduction to this new feature so you can start testing it out.

Circuit Breaker overview

Circuit Breaker enables you to configure the system to automatically suspend upstream endpoints when a downstream system is down or unreachable from a SOA composite. This prevents (more...)

Minimal Oracle JET Composite Component

Let's say you have a suite of Cloud applications and you want them to display customers in a standardized way:

If that's your business scenario, then Oracle JET composite components are a perfect fit. Here's what an absolutely minimal Oracle JET composite component looks like: 

The above is really trivial. Here's the content of "customer.html":

<h2 data-bind="text: $"></h2>
<h4 data-bind="text: $"></<h4

Here's "customer.json":

  "properties": {
    "name": {
      "description": "Customer  (more...)

Formatter Improvements in v4.2

The old formatter, the code that’s used to format your code from v1 to version 4.1 was based on some pattern matching code and expressions. It was very limited, and didn’t like a lot of syntax and coding styles common in Oracle code. It also wasn’t very flexible. So we built a new engine. One that... [Read More]

What is SOA 12c ? by Tutorial Diary


Oracle SOA Suite 12c is new version of SOA Suite tool from Oracle. Oracle has introduced lot of new features in this new version. This new version is based upon 4 themes as show below. First two themes (Developer productivity and Industrial SOA) comes as outcome of user/developers feedback and other two themes (Mobile and Cloud) introduced as per industry trend.

SOA 12c Themes

Developer Productivity

This theme is outcome of the community that currently (more...)

Book your seat at NAS Partner Technical Forum!

If you have been looking to start or expand your technical knowledge and expertise on Oracle Cloud Services, network with your peers and develop relationships with key Product Management staff, attend the North America Cloud Partner Technical Forum – East. During this event, you will hear from our Product Management leaders the latest updates of Oracle Cloud Services and then our Oracle Development experts will host a series of Cloud Implementation hands on workshops of (more...)

Oracle Engineered Systems Program for ISVs – Get Certified, Get Customers @ OOW 2016

“Oracle Engineered Systems Program for ISVs - Get Certified, Get Customers” PowerPoint deck of the session presented by Milan Thanawala at OOW this week. Read more

Prepare Now For Your SQL OCA Certification – NEW

Earn a core OCA credential on your path to Database Administrator or PL/SQL Developer certifications, by passing exam 1Z0-071 Oracle Database SQL.

Released earlier this year, this certification fills a gap in the offerings that fulfill the SQL prerequisite in core Database Administrator and PL/SQL Developer paths. Until now, these offerings included two non-proctored SQL fundamentals exams (1Z0-051 and 1Z0-061) that do not result in certification by themselves and a more in depth SQL Expert (more...)

Thursday at OpenWorld and JavaOne Recap

Yesterday was the last day of the Java Hub. Highlights include the Java Community BBQ, JavaOne4Kids, Community Demos, and Live Streaming discussions each day. If you missed some of the live streaming, visit the Nighthacking video channel.   Normal 0 false false false EN-US ... [Read More]

OOW16: Daily Digest – Thursday, Sept.22

Fall is here and today is the last day of the Oracle OpenWorld 2016. It had been an amazing 5 days for our customers, partners and us. If you missed the keynotes, you can watch them on-demand. There are still two great sessions from Oracle Linux and Virtualization teams:

Hands-on Labs: Systems Management with Spacewalk [HOL6546]

8:00 a.m. | Hotel Nikko - Carmel (3rd Floor)  

Avi Miller, Oracle

Oracle Linux includes support for (more...)

What about to upgrade to Oracle SOA Suite 12.2.1? by Rolando Carrasco


This is my last post of the year.
Strangely this was the year with less posts here in Oracle Radio. And not only that, but I started to do it in English.
Since 2007 I’ve been feeding this blog in Spanish, but for some specific posts I just decided to do it in English to get to a greater audience.
So what about to upgrade to Oracle SOA Site 12.2.1? Is the name (more...)

OOW 2016: Where are the slides? And the lab?

OOW16 is not over yet. Still one day to go. Or walk. My average walking distance per day so far is almost 11km per day or 13500 steps according to my cell phone.  We've had one talk so far, our "Upgrade and Migrate to Oracle Database 12.2 - Live and Uncensored" on Monday, 3 of 4 Hands-On-Labs, all... [Read More]

Oracle Financial Services Training Goes Digital! Access New Oracle Learning Subscriptions Today

Are you transitioning to Oracle Financial Services banking applications? Are you looking to enhance proficiency in setting up, managing and using your Oracle Financial Services applications?

Oracle now offers Oracle Learning Subscriptions to help you get the most out of your investment in Oracle Financial Services applications.

Here are 5 reasons why an Oracle Learning Subscription should interest you.

1. New Oracle Learning Subscriptions - Now Available

New powerful digital learning subscriptions are now available (more...)

Wednesday at OpenWorld and JavaOne

Wednesday at the OTN Lounge and Java Hub have activities still in full swing. Have you visited the IoT Workshop in the OTN Lounge? Interact with your fellow attendees by getting your own wi-fi micro microcontroller and connect it to Oracle IoT Cloud Service. OTN is partnering with the AppsLab, the OAUX... [Read More]

4.2 Tweak, Working with Views

Someone said we should make the view source searchable, and that we should show any errors on a view. Actually, it might have been a few dozen of you. A reader reminded me that we actually implemented this in v4.2. The split editor trick, you know this one, right? Code Outline (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle... [Read More]

OOW16: Daily Digest – Wednesday, Sept 21

Hello to you on another beautiful morning from Oracle OpenWorld.

In case you missed the Oracle OpenWorld keynotes last two days, here's the on demand link.

Today's keynote is "Oracle Converged Infrastructure—On-Premises Solutions with Cloud Insurance" by Dave Donatelli, and "A Revolution in Compute and Data Management" by John Fowler and Juan Loaiza, 9:00 a.m.–10:15 a.m., at Moscone North, Hall D.  Live streaming is available for keynotes in case (more...)

Oracle and Phemi Present: Big Data from the Trenches: The Researcher and Data Scientist Weigh-In

Oracle and Phemi Present: Big Data from the Trenches: The Researcher and Data Scientist Weigh-In will focus on two points of view regarding the implementation of big data in healthcare.

The data scientist and the researcher help will inform the attendees what they can expect in terms of obstacles & best practices.

Register today.

SOA & BPM Community Newsletter September 2016

Thanks for attending the PaaS Summer Camps and the Virtual Summer Camps 2016.

In case you could not make it to Lisbon, we will publish most of the training content at the community workspace (membership required).

In case you did not get a seat for the Virtual Summer Camps, we opened the registration for the autumn edition including a SOA 12c Bootcamp and a BPM Suite 12c Bootcamp both on-demand in October 2016.

To read (more...)

The #1 Open Source Database is Now Available in Oracle Cloud!

We're very excited to announce the General Availability of Oracle MySQL Cloud Service!

The most comprehensive MySQL offering in the cloud that includes advanced features, tools and support. Oracle MySQL Cloud Service allows you to accelerate innovation and to rapidly, securely and cost-effectively develop & deploy modern applications powered by the world’s most popular open source database.

Built on the proven MySQL Enterprise Edition and powered by the Oracle Cloud, it provides a simple, automated, (more...)

I don’t like the Mediator by Luc Gorissen


Ok, so there you have it: I just don’t like the Mediator. I don’t really know why. But now that it’s in the open, let’s discuss it.

I often see a pattern where a composite with a synchronous operation is implemented with a Mediator and BPEL component:

I think that in most of these cases, it would be better to either leave out the Mediator component completely. Or replace it with a BPEL component that (more...)