ArchBeat Link-o-Rama for December 20, 2012
By OTN ArchBeat on Dec 20, 2012
- SCA Composites: Java or BPEL? | Lonneke Dikmans
Oracle ACE Director Lonneke Dikmans shares insight gained in moving a composite service from Oracle Service Bus to BPEL. "Moving the Java from OSB to the Spring context was very easy," she says.
- Oracle Fusion Middleware Security: More on Upstart | Chris Johnson
Oracle Fusion Middleware A-Team Architect Chris Johnson published a couple of posts on UIpstart. But his readers wanted more. "More explanation, more clarity, and more about how to use Upstart to boot the entire environment." Chris gives the people what they want.
- Trendspotting 2013 | Billy Cripe
"2013 will be a year where business has a deep need for expertise, data, security, and people who can execute," says Oracle ACE Billy Cripe, "and information is at the heart of it all."
- WebCenter Content Web Search Performance: Do you really need that folder path info? | Nicolas Montoya
Oracle Fusion Middleware A-Team member Nicolas Montoya shares a technical tip for putting the pedal to the metal for search operations in the Oracle WebCenter Content Web Interface.
- Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.4 Review | Jeff James
Petri IT Knowledgebase Editorial Director Jeff James spent several weeks playing with Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.4. He shares his thoughts and observations in this detailed review.
- How Agile Do You Need to Be? | Jim Highsmith
"There are two capabilities (at least) needed to be an agile organization," says Jim Highsmith, "the ability to anticipate areas of needed responsiveness, and the ability to adapt to unforeseen changes. This blog addresses only the first of these; however, by thinking about how to respond to anticipated changes, the organization contributes to the second capability also."
- Software Engineering: Off to a Bad Start? | Glenn Vanderburg
Living Social developer Glenn Vanderburg's keynote presentation at QCon 2012 in San Francisco makes some interesting points about the role of the software engineer. What do you think? Are titles like "software engineer" and "software architect" misleading, inaccurate, or misappropriated? What's in a name?
- RDA Health Checks for SOA | Shawn Bailey
Shawn Bailey explains what RDA Health checks are, why they matter for Oracle SOA Suite, and how you can run them.
Thought for the Day
"Computer Science is the only discipline in which we view adding a new wing to a building as being maintenance."