Improved Developer Experience and Productivity: The Power of Maven and WebLogic Server
By R A Sanyal on Apr 19, 2013
Are you using Maven to automate your builds? If so, Oracle WebLogic has some greatly improved, out-of-the box features that make Maven work even harder for you, improving your experience while increasing productivity.
Here are some of the features that enable you to use Maven with the Oracle stack to speed time to market, reduce costs and more effectively manage your application lifecycle:
EE 6 Full Profile Certified
WebLogic Server is Java EE 6 full-profile certified so you can make use of the latest programming model to build your applications.
Java IDE Support
WebLogic Server supports various IDEs and offers advanced Maven integration.
In order to set up your development environment more quickly, WebLogic Server supports developer Zip distribution.
for many operating systems
WebLogic Server supports many operating systems including Windows, MacOSX, and Linux.
WebLogic Server offers support for popular third-party frameworks.
Oracle’s Classloading Analysis Tool (CAT) is bundled with WebLogic Server to address classloading issues for your applications that use different Java classes i.e. Enterprise Beans, servlets and JavaServer Pages, utility classes and third-party packages. CAT simplifies filtering classloader configuration and helps you analyze classloading issues.
Oracle offers a free single developer desktop licensed version of WebLogic Server. Link to free download.
Watch the DevCast archive on demand: The Power of Maven: Smarter DevOps through Automation and Integration
You will learn about:
- WebLogic Server for Developers
- Apache Maven
- Working with WebLogic Server from Maven
- Advanced uses of Maven with WebLogic Server
- Java IDEs and Maven