FAQ: Integrating E-Business Suite using Integration Cloud Service

1. Is the connectivity agent necessary for the EBS Adapter even when my services are deployed inside DMZ and publically accessible. No. The connectivity agent is only required when EBS REST services are not available on public internet. 2. Can I connect to EBS database from ICS and invoke PL/SQL procedures? Yes, you can use […]

Using Business Events in E-Business Suite to send messages to other applications via ICS

Introduction In this article, I will discuss and demonstrate the use of Business Events in E-Business Suite (EBS) to integrate it with other applications using Integration Cloud Service (ICS). The Oracle Workflow Business Event System is an application service that leverages the Oracle Advanced Queuing (AQ) infrastructure to communicate business events between systems. This functionality is leverage […]

Integrating Commerce Cloud using ICS and WebHooks

Introduction: Oracle Commerce Cloud is a SaaS application and is a part of the comprehensive CX suite of applications. It is the most extensible, cloud-based ecommerce platform offering retailers the flexibility and agility needed to get to market faster and deliver desired user experiences across any device. Oracle’s iPaaS solution is the most comprehensive cloud […]

Using Event Handling Framework for Outbound Integration of Oracle Sales Cloud using Integration Cloud Service

Introduction: Oracle’s iPaaS solution is the most comprehensive cloud based integration platform in the market today.  Integration Cloud Service (ICS) gives customers an elevated user experience that makescomplex integration simple to implement. Oracle Sales Cloud (OSC) is a SaaS application and is a part of the comprehensive CX suite of applications. Since OSC is usually the […]

Understanding listen ports and addresses to effectively troubleshoot Fusion Applications

Introduction: To communicate with any process, you need to know at least 3 things about it – IP address, port number and protocol. Fusion Applications comprises many running processes. End users communicate directly with only a handful of them, but all processes communicate with other processes to provide necessary services. Understanding various IP addresses and listen ports […]

Important log files and their location in Fusion Applications

Overview Log files are critical for the maintenance of system health, debugging performance problems, and functional or technical issues. Fusion applications (FA) is an integrated suite of products and hence it is important to know the log file locations for all the products and components to effectively troubleshoot a problem. A single transaction can span various components […]

Understanding the use of “WebLogic Plugin Enabled”

Introduction: Requests to a WebLogic Server (WLS) usually go through a web server or a load balancer which serve as a proxy for the client requests. When the WLS requests are “front-ended” by either a web server or a load-balancer, the requests are handled via a plugin. It is important for WLS to be aware of the […]

Request Flow in Fusion Applications – Part 1

Introduction: When accessing Fusion Applications (FA), a user typically requests their FA home page by typing in the URL in a browser window or clicking on a favorites link. The user then logs in to the application and gets to the home page and performs various activities such as – navigate to different parts of the […]

Setting memory parameters for servers in Fusion Applications

Note: The following article applies to Fusion Apps Release 4 (11.1.4 or RUP3) or lower. The procedure has changed in Release 5 (11.1.5 or RUP4) and I’ll update the post soon with details.Setting memory parameters for Admin and Managed servers of variou…

Configuring Essbase Cluster for Fusion Applications

If you have provisioned an FA environment using Release 3 (11.1.3) or Release 4 (11.1.4) and followed Chapter 14 of the Enterprise Deployment Guide to cluster BI and Essbase, you will get an error similar to the one below when running Create Cubes ESS …