By Heba Fouad -Oracle on Apr 30, 2015
The simplicity is the key ingredient for SOA 12c, This is why Oracle SOA Suite 12c was developed: to simplify IT by unifying the disparate requirements of mobile, cloud, and IoT integration into one unified and standards-based platform.
Even the installation of SOA suite 12c is quite streamlined and made simple with single installer that includes JDeveloper, JDev SOA Extension, RCU, Standalone WebLogic and Service Bus (formerly Oracle Service Bus). Check here how you can install SOA 12c
What is RCU?
Some of Oracle Fusion Middleware products like SOA Suite, BI, etc. require the existence of certain schema in a database prior to installation and configuration. These schema are created and loaded in your database using the Repository Creation Utility (RCU). Let's see how you can get started with RCU