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Oracle WebLogic Server 11gR1 PS2: Administration Essentials

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Oracle WebLogic: Your First Step into the Middleware World!

The very first steps into middleware

The case: Your company needs middleware!

Oracle WebLogic architecture and terminology

Oracle WebLogic—a JEE server… but what is JEE?

Key players in the middleware market

The big day: Presenting your research!

Summary

The Beginning: Planning and Installation

Choosing your hardware

Operating system

Preparing your installation

Silent installation: step by step

Summary

Oracle WebLogic Software Installed; What's Next?

The next steps

Summary

Getting in Control: Operation Basics

Getting started: Start your WebLogic domain

Using the startup script (startWebLogic)

Summary

Managed Servers and the Node Manager

Managed Servers

The Node Manager

Summary

Deploy Your Applications in Oracle WebLogic

Deployment

Summary

Connecting to the Outside World: JDBC and JMS

WebLogic resources

JDBC

JMS

Summary

Making your WebLogic Mission-Critical: Clustering

Definition of a cluster

Summary

The Heart of Oracle WebLogic Server: The JVM

The Java Virtual Machine (JVM)

Summary

What if Something Goes Wrong?

Diagnostic patterns

WebLogic diagnostic tools

Summary

Configuring and Analyzing Logging

WebLogic Logging Services

Server and domain logs

Viewing log files

Configure logging

Configure log filters

Oracle Diagnostics Logging (ODL)

Summary

Keeping your WebLogic Secure: Security and Protection

Oracle WebLogic security concepts

Oracle WebLogic security concepts

Security mechanisms used in WebLogic Server

Other ways of protecting Oracle WebLogic

Summary

WLST: Makes an Administrator's Life Easier

The WebLogic Scripting Tool explained

Summary

Index