This blog post announces the availability of four Azure marketplace offers jointly developed by Oracle and Microsoft. These offers let you easily provision and run WebLogic Server 12c a scalable, enterprise-ready Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 7 (Java EE 7) application server on Microsoft Azure Linux Virtual machines in a variety of ready-to-use configurations.
Announcing: WebLogic Server 12c (18.104.22.168.0) on Azure IaaS
The Fall 2019 release of WLS on Azure IaaS enables you to do simple things like stand up a single node WebLogic server with an admin server, ready to accept deployments. We also let you set up a cluster for high availability and scaling. To round out the simple use cases, we also support easily connecting several popular databases already available in Azure.
The release includes the following four offers for running WebLogic Server 12c (22.214.171.124.0) on Oracle Linux 7.4 with Oracle JDK 8u131.
All of the offers come with the standard JDBC database drivers supported by WLS and also pre-installed drivers for PostgreSQL and Azure SQL Server. For the cluster offers, scripts are provided to easily connect to Oracle Database, Azure PostgresQL and Azure SQL server.
Please visit the official documentation for complete details on how to use the offers. We look forward to helping you along on your cloud journey with WebLogic Server on Microsoft Azure.
We will be improving these offers to make it easier to integrate with databases, logging, identity and caching. We will also make the subsequent releases of WebLogic Server available on Azure marketplace.