Simple Introduction to using the Enterprise Manager SOA/BPM Facade API

Overview There may be times when you need to expose just a small section of what is displayed in the Enterprise Manager console for SOA/BPM (EM console). A simple example can be where stakeholders on the systems integration or customer teams want to monitor a dashboard of statistics on how many instances of a composite Read more about Simple Introduction to using the Enterprise Manager SOA/BPM Facade API[…]

SOA Server OutOfMemoryError Issue in JRockit JVM

The Challenge This is a real scenario from one of my clients. I built a killer Oracle BPM / ADF app and deployed to a newly configured SOA server running in JRockit JVM in Linux. I see that the server starting to behave rather slowly after couple of deployments. I check the memory settings, the Read more about SOA Server OutOfMemoryError Issue in JRockit JVM[…]

ADFC-62004: Scope object serialization failed

I recently had the pleasure of deploying an Oracle BPM application to a brand new staging environment configured for high availability.  The application appeared to run smoothly but for an occasional exception. This stack trace seen in the logs is probably a familiar sight for many:

The Oracle documentation has a high availability guide Read more about ADFC-62004: Scope object serialization failed[…]

How to enable Folders_g in UCM 11g PS5

If you are trying to create a Connection to UCM in JDeveloper PS5 and you find that JDeveloper crashes when you try to explore content on that connection, it is likely that this is happening because you haven’t enabled Folders_g on your UCM server. This post describes how you can enable Folders_g in UCM 11g Read more about How to enable Folders_g in UCM 11g PS5[…]

How to Unlink a Deployment Plan

I use Deployment Plans all the time to configure deployment descriptors. Recently, I had a need to unlink or disassociate the Deployment Plan from an application, because I wanted to see what the default settings were for some the deployment descriptors. That’s when I discovered that there is no easy or obvious way to do Read more about How to Unlink a Deployment Plan[…]

Changing the Session Timeout of Oracle BPM Workspace 11g

On several Oracle BPM 11g consulting engagements, I have been asked about how to change the session timeout of the BPM Workspace web application. I think I have changed how I do it, probably over several patch set versions. This post describes how I do it now with the 11.1.1.6 version, which may be the Read more about Changing the Session Timeout of Oracle BPM Workspace 11g[…]