Oracle Fusion course content

Course Objective:
  •  Install Fusion Middleware components
  •  Configure the Metadata Repository for Fusion Middleware components
  •  Create and extend WebLogic domains for Fusion Middleware components
  •  Register system components with a WebLogic domain to enable monitoring by  using  Fusion Middleware Control
  •  Configure Oracle Web Tier components as front-ends to Fusion Middleware  components
  •  Start, stop, reconfigure, and monitor WebLogic Server by using Fusion  Middleware Control
  •  Perform backup and recovery of a Fusion Middleware environment
  •  Describe a high availability implementation for Fusion Middleware
  •  Move a Fusion Middleware system from test to production by using Fusion  Middleware utilities
Course Topics:
Fusion Middleware Products and Architecture
  •  What is Middleware
  •  Oracle Fusion Middleware Architecture
  •  Oracle Fusion Middleware Products
  •  Fusion Middleware Tools Overview
Fusion Middleware Repositories:

  •  The Metadata Repository and Which Products Use It
  •  The Repository Creation Utility
  •  SOA Suite Schema Overview 
  •  WebCenter Schema Overview 
  •  Identity Management Schema Overview 
Fusion Middleware Installation Overview:
  •  Supported Configurations Overview
  •  Installation Planning Overview
  •  Enterprise Deployment Guides (EDG) Overview
  •  Installation Directory Structure 
  •  WLS Installation Overview
  •  SOA Installation Overview
  •  Identity Management Installation Overview
  •  Installing Patches
WebLogic Server Concepts:

  •  WebLogic Domain
  •  Managed Server / Administration Server
  •  Cluster/Machine
  •  Starting / Stopping Servers
  •  Node Manager
  •  Application Deployment Concepts
  •  Data Source Concepts
  •  Java Message Service (JMS) Concepts 

Core WebLogic Server Administration and Monitoring :

  •  Starting Servers with Start Scripts
  •  Boot Identity File (
  •  WLS Administration Console Overview
  •  Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control
  •  MBean Basics and JMX
  •  Comparison of Fusion Middleware Control and the WebLogic Server Admin Console
  •  Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  •  WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST)

Fusion Middleware High Availability:

  •  Fusion Middleware High Availability Overview
  •  WebLogic Cluster Overview
  •  SOA High Availability Considerations
  •  ADF High Availability Architecture
  •  WebCenter High Availability

Node Manager:

  •  Node Manager Architecture
  •  Node Manager Configuration (Java-based Node Manager)
  •  Basic Node Manager Properties
  •  Enrolling Node Manager with a Domain
  •  Node Manager Files
  •  Node Manager Control of Servers (start/stop/auto restart)
  •  Node Manager Best Practices

Configuring Fusion Middleware Components:

  • Fusion Middleware Configuration Wizard Templates
  • Configuring Oracle Internet Directory
  • Configuring Oracle HTTP Server
  • Registering the Web Tier with WebLogic Server
  • Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) Basics
  • OHS as the Proxy to a WebLogic Server Cluster
  • Controlling OHS from Fusion Middleware Control
  • Configuring OHS to Front the Administration Server

Fusion Middleware Security:

  •  Oracle Platform Security Services 
  •  Users, Groups, and Roles
  •  Identity Store
  •  Identity Store and Authentication Providers
  •  Configuring Authentication Providers
  •  Credential and Policy Stores
  •  Authorization Relationship to the Policy Store
  •  SSL
Backup and Recovery:

  •  Introduction to Backup and Recovery
  •  Homes: Oracle, Middleware, WebLogic
  •  Backups
  •  Recovery
Development to Production:

  •  The Software Lifecycle and WebLogic
  •  Deployment Terms
  •  What Can Be Deployed
  •  Deployment Review
  •  Deployment Plans
  •  Moving from Test to Production (First Time)
  •  Moving from Test to Production (Later) 
Fusion Middleware Performance:
  •  Performance Tuning Methodology
  •  JVM Tuning Overview
  •  WebLogic Server Tuning
  •  Tune Oracle HTTP Server (OHS)
  •  Check Database Configuration
  •  Basic SOA Suite Tuning
  •  Basic WebCenter Tuning
  •  Basic Identity Management Tuning