Familiarity with JavaEE Application Server ( preferably Weblogic).
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Prerequisites : Through understanding of XML / XML Schema ( XSD ) / XSL / XML namespaces.
Describes how Oracle has unified services and events into one platform.
Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips for developing SOA applications faster, with clear step-by-step instructions and practical examples.Heidi Buelow, Manas Deb (Author Jayaram Kasi, Demed LHer, Prasen Palvankar, "Getting Started With Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1 A Hands-On Tutorial".Created to be an iterative tutorial, introducing one feature at a time.PacktPub 2009 isbn: X 500 pages PDF.88.
Please dont attempt learning SOA 11g if you dont know enough of XML and related technologies mentioned in the very first point above.
If you are doing this for the first time then you will need installation instructions.
A Laptop or PC with around 3 GB RAM preferred configuration is 64 it OS with 4GB RAM.
Getting Started with Oracle SOA Suite 11g.
Please refer to the link for downloading software and documentation.Here is the link for detailed documentation m, here is collection of very good articles by Oracle on SOA in general ml, as this is a post to help beginners save on time and effort hence providing lot of document links in this blog will.There is a book tailor made for beginners.Fast track your SOA adoption - Build a service-oriented composite application in just hours!Includes exercises for associated technologies such as Governance, B2B transactions, and Business Activity Monitoring (BAM).Once you have acquired prerequisite skills game 100 floors pc then follow the steps mentioned below.Here is the index page for Getting Started for Oracle Fusion Middleware Technology stack which will help in getting started with the stack of your choice m, good blog by Oracle recommending the approach to learn SOA 11g available here if you are one.