Oracle Application Integration Architecture (AIA) Foundation Pack 11gR1: Essentials

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  • Get to grips with integrating Oracle Applications such as Oracle EBS, Siebel or PeopleSoft with other web applications and third party applications.
  • Design and develop service contract and endpoints by using EBM and EBS
  • Identify and enable security for the AIA infrastructure by using various security models
  • Understand the need of version management
  • Learn how to use Oracle BPEL to design and develop integration processes as per AIA standard
  • Master the ways to build generic error handling mechanisms to make the integration more robotic and detail- oriented.

Every Enterprise should have a learning curve in building better integration solutions from inaccuracy. Since Integration becomes the backbone of every corporate IT system, it is important to build the integration solution based on industry proven best practices. Oracle being a leader in enterprise solutions brings industry best practices and open standards as Oracle AIA framework. Oracle AIA Foundation Packs provide an open standard data model, templates and methodologies to build integrations and processes for enterprise applications. This book will guide you through the Oracle AIA fundamentals and development practices.

Oracle Application Integration Architecture (AIA) Foundation Pack 11gR1 focuses on the fundamentals of integration, the AIA approach to integration and various integration components in AIA. This book is developer- friendly as the structure of the book explains each component right from architecture to development.

This book covers Oracle AIA and its approach for better collaboration with integration teams. It covers all the components of the Oracle AIA Foundation Pack.

This book begins with AIA fundamentals, architecture, and components from Enterprise Business Objects (EBO), Enterprise Business Message (EBM), Enterprise Business Services (EBS), Application Business Connector Service (ABCS), and Enterprise Business Flow (EBF). However, this is not enough to build enterprise solution, so this book also covers AIA security, version management, design patterns, error handling, and centralized repository. In turn, this book doesn't leave out testing; it covers Composite Asset Validation System (CAVS). Finally, the last chapter ends with case studies that express real-time scenarios.

  • Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips with clear step-by-step instructions and real time examples to develop full-fledged integration processes.
  • Each chapter drives the reader right from architecture to implementation.
  • Understand the important concept of Enterprise Business Objects that play a crucial role in AIA installation and models.
Page Count 274
Course Length 8 hours 13 minutes
ISBN 9781849684804
Date Of Publication 24 Feb 2012


Hariharan V Ganesarethinam

Hariharan V Ganesarethinam associated with Aspire Systems Inc, USA as Senior Architect of Enterprise Architecture Solutions. He leads enterprise architecture, integration and SOA solutions for various customers of Aspire Systems Inc. He has around 15 years of experience in the IT industry with a variety of technologies, strategy, and enterprise solution experiences. He has architected various enterprise level solutions based on SOA, BPM and EAI architectures. Prior to Aspire Systems, he was leading various integration and research projects in MGL Americas and Unisys India. Hariharan is passionate about researching and learning upcoming technologies, architecture and industry best practices. His expertise and knowledge in SOA, EAI, ESB, BPM and SOA Governance made him comfortable in providing technical and business solutions to folks across global. He has hands on experience in implementing SOA and EAI projects using Web Services, Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle AIA, iWay Service Manager and Java CAPS. He is also an Oracle certified Oracle SOA Architect Expert. Hariharan is well known in the SOA industries through his articles published on IT Toolbox ( and Sys-Con Media ( He has written many articles in the area of SOA and SOA Governance. His articles are related to various decision-making situations in the SOA implementation. He owns a group in called "SOA, EA and IT Governance Practitioners Forum" through which he shares and consolidates industries views on SOA and EA practices. He also presented a paper in the IBI Summit 2010 about "Service Reusability and Best Practices" ( ... or-iway-sm).