Phabricator Outbound Email SMTP Configuration

Configuring outbound mail / notification providers in tools (just like any other configurations) should be easier as you move higher up the application layer (Think configuring sendmail command line program vs configuring an option in facebook / twitter). Surprisingly, Phabricator Outbound Email SMTP Configuration turned out to be more tricky (both usage & documentation wise) than I […]

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Simple Git Hosting with Apache (or XAMPP)

Setting up a simple git hosting in a windows environment is surprisingly difficult – since there are very few git tools available for windows! I recently had to host git on windows and integrate it with phabricator – turns out it was more difficult than I originally thought was possible!! Since it took me a while to […]

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Convert R12 EBS Forms Services to Socket Mode

Convert R12 EBS Forms Services to Socket Mode

Benefits of Running on Socket Mode: Socket mode delivers 10 to 20% better performance than Servlet mode; reason being the initial connection request and subsequent trips made through forms servlet mode has to pass through the HTTP server. Whereas through socket mode only the initial connection will be routed through HTTP server and subsequent communication […]

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Top Down and Bottom Up Design

Top Down and Bottom Up Design

There are number of ways you can approach a problem and try to solve it – whether the problem is in real life (like building a house, build a craft or product) or in IT (like software to capture business information, workflow or marketing). Two major approaches to solving problems are top down and bottom […]

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Testing Asynchronous Services using SoapUI

Testing Asynchronous Services using SoapUI

SoapUI is probably one of the best open source SOAP based web service testing tools out there, which has enough power to give other web service testing tools a run for their money. Note that although testing synchronous services is straight forward, testing asynchronous services require some additional configuration of the test case steps. In […]

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SOA Suite Audit Level Configuration

SOA Suite Audit Level Configuration

SOA Suite uses audit trails as a way of tracking messages and actions performed by components within a SOA Composite application. Configuring the audit level correctly is needed for increasing the performance of the infrastructure and to help support managing of application. SOA Suite Audit Levels article covers all the audit level configuration options provided […]

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BPEL Hello World

BPEL Hello World

BPEL and SCA are all the rage now a days – with almost every vendor trying to show off their capabilities in the SOA integration world making the development and maintenance of integration as smooth as possible. In this article, we are going to see how Oracle’s implementation of SCA and BPEL works by taking […]

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Hello World

Hello World

Hello world is probably the simplest, most famous and the best example you can ask for when you are trying to understand any new tool or technology. Just by understanding how Hello World example works completely, provides enough insight to understand the capabilities of the product to most extent. I would say that just learning […]

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