Describe an overview of the Oracle
It is a complete and integrated platform to develop, deploy, and
administer an Internet application using industry’s browsers.
What are the Oracle Application Server solution areas?
HTTP Server, J2EE, and Web Services: The HTTP interface for all the
Oracle Application Server components. J2EE enables a user to design,
develop, and deploy dynamic Web sites. You use the Web services to
expose business functions to authorized parties over the internet.
Portals: You can build, deploy, and maintain self-service by using
portals in the Oracle Application Server.
Wireless: It simplifies development and deployment of an application
in a wireless environment.
Caching: It caches static and dynamic web content.
Business Intelligence: It provides a dynamic personalized content to
both registered and anonymous visitors.
Integration: It integrates the Oracle Application server users to
many non-Oracle data sources.
Availability and Scalability:
Management and Security: It uses secure sockets layer (SSL)
connections and client certificate based authentication and single
sign-on across all applications. It implements an LDAP directory
that provides a single repository and administration environment for
a use account.
What are the OracleAS Middle-Tier components and solutions?
J2EE and Web Services
Oracle HTTP sever
OracleAS Containers for J2EE
Oracle Business components for Java
OracleAS web Services
Oracle XML Developer Kit
OracleAS Reports Services
OracleAS Forms Services
OracleAS Portal Developer Kit
OracleAS Web Cache
What is the Oracle HTTP Server?
It provides a Web Listener for OracleAS containers such as J2EE
(OC4J), Java, XML, PL/SQL, PERL, C, C++, etc. The following modules
are enhancement to Oracle HTTP Server such as mod_plsql, mod_perl,
mod_fastcgi, mod_oc4j, mod_oradav, mod_ossl, mod_ossso, and more.
What are the Oracle Application Server management tools?
OEM – Oracle Enterprise Manager
DCM – Distributed Configuration Management (dcmctl)
OPMN – Oracle Process management and Notification Server (opmnctl)