OSB: Using current Eclipse version for development

Oracle provides some packages to install an development environment with Eclipse. Unfortunately these packages contains only the over three year old 3.7 (Indigo) release of Eclipse. Even more worse: With SOA-Suite 12c comes the current version of OSB and the development environment is migrated to the JDeveloper. There will be no update for the Eclipse […]

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JAX-WS: How to input and output XML AnyType

JAX-WS works in a very simple and effective way if you have defined all objects in a XML Schema definition. But sometimes you can’t define a schema for an operation because e.g. it is a generic operation and accepts or returns dynamic XML. Nevertheless we would like to use for this operation the same tool […]

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OSB: Java Callout with XML input and output parameter

With the Oracle Service Bus (OSB) it is possible to extend the functionality by using java callouts. Java callouts are static operations implemented in Java and packaged in a jar file. The jar file and all dependencies have to be included into the OSB project. Then it is possible to select the operation in the […]

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ADF 12.1.3 – Tabellendaten nach CSV exportieren

War es bislang nur möglich, Tabelleninhalte einer Tabelle bzw. einer TreeTable direkt in das Format Microsoft Excel zu exportieren, so erweitert Oracle in der Versin 12.1.3.0  das Tag  <af:exportCollectionActionListener/> um die Möglichkeit direkt im CSV-Format zu exportieren. Alles was zu tun ist, ist beim Hinzufügen des Listeners z.B. zu einem CommandButton, wie abgebildet die Option […]

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OSB: Deleting corrupt projects

Usually it is no problem to delete OSB projects from the server. This can be done by the sbconsole. But today we had a problem with a misconfigured OSB project. There was no possibility to modify the project, because activating the changes always resulted to a error message. Deleting was not possible and overwriting with […]

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IT-Security: Part 1 to 5 as PDF file

Key words:IT-Security, Security Challenges, OPSS Architecture, WebLogic Server, JAAS, JAAS LoginModules, Authentication, Basic Authentication, Certificate Authentication, Digest Authentication, perimeter Authentication and Identity Assertion Until now I have published five parts of a series of articles on IT-Security and Oracle Fusion Middleware: http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/02/17/it-security-weblogic-server_1/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/03/05/it-security-part-2-weblogic-server-and-oracle-platform-security-services-opss-2/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/03/14/it-security-part-3-weblogic-server-and-java-security-features/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/06/05/it-security-weblogic-server-and-authentication-part-4/ http://thecattlecrew.wordpress.com/2014/06/22/it-security-part-5-weblogic-server-perimeter-authentication-and-identity-assertion/ I’m going to continue the IT-Security’s articles and you […]

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Oracle BPM 12c – Quick Start Installation (uncensored)

Getting started in 15 minutes! One of the challenges with previous releases was, that SOA & BPM composites couldn’t be deployed and tested on the JDeveloper integrated Weblogic server. Therefore a separate installation of SOA/BPM Suite or a virtual image was necessary to start developing. Now with the new release Oracle introduced a single-click installer […]

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OSB: Using Tuxedo transport with eclipse development environment

When doing development for the OSB I usually don’t do this with the sbconsole, I use eclipse instead. There are some reasons: It is my usual development environment It is directly connected to the concurrent version tool The build and deploy scripts are used and tested from the start of the project The debugging feature […]

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IoT prototype – low-level thoughts about camunda BPM and Drools Expert (part 6)

As already mentioned in the second part of this series, building systems of this type consists of several components. In this part we describe the integration of a BPMN 2.0 capable workflow management system and a business rule engine in our IoT prototype. Why do we need such things Currently we live in times of a knowledge society […]

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Lessons Learned Applikationswartung – Eine Retrospektive (Teil 1)

  Dieser Blogeintrag ist der Anfang einer Serie von Blogeinträgen, in denen ich meine Erfahrungen mit der Organisation von Wartung und Weiterentwicklung von Individualsoftware weitergeben möchte. Hierbei betrachte ich in einer Art Retrospektive die Erfahrungen, die ich mit meinem Team bei Opitz Consulting gesammelt habe. Dieses Team erbringt unter dem Namen „Managed Services Applications“ Dienstleistungen […]

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