Sunday, 7 February 2016

Oracle SOA Suite 12c 12.2.1 - Installation for Windows

Here I am discussing Installation of Oracle Service Bus 11g, in windows OS machine.
First question comes to mind is, What all do we need ?
Answer is pretty simple:

A windows 64 Bit OS with
1. 300 Mhz or Faster Processor(I'm sure , you have it)
2. 2 GB of RAM
3. 5 GB of available Hard Disk Space
4. 512 MB or More SWAP and TEMP space.
5. 64 Bit JDK installed. (JDK install folder name should not have any Space in Naming. E.g "C:\Program Files\Java" can not be used )

Note : SOA Suite 12.2.1 can be installed only on 64 Bit OS and 64 Bit JDK.

Download the installers from Oracle OTN at :

If you have purchased licence from Oracle, then this can also be downloaded from Oracle eDelivery portal.

Once downloaded, you will have two files :

Unzip the both the files, you will get two files named as :

Put these files in a Folder, which does not have any space in Names.

Lets Start with Installation

Step 1: Open Command Prompt as Admin. Navigate to folder where installers are placed.

Step 2:
Write below command, then hit Enter
C:\Java\jdk1.8.0_73\bin\java -jar fmw_12.

You will see a message like this, and after sometime Installation Wizard will start

Step 3:
Launcher will look like this, Click on Next button

Step 4:
For update Setting, Choose 'Skip Update' then Click Next

Step 5:
Provide Install location, Known as 'Oracle Home' Then Click Next

Step 6 :
Next is Pre requisite Check window. SOA 12.2.1 is certified for Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Windows 7 is not certified, But can be installed in windows 7 as well.
Click on Next Button, to continue with install process

Step 7:
Click on Install button, This will start Installation, It may take some time depending upon your Machine.
Once completed, Click on Finish button.

Thats all folks, You have successfully installed SOA 12.2.1

The Major features that was installed are :
  • SOA Core Components
  • SOA Process Monitoring
  • Service Bus
  • Oracle Enterprise Scheduler
  • BAM Components
  • Managed File Transfer Interface
  • Event Processing
  • Thirdparty JDBC Drivers
  • WebLogic Evaluation Database
  • Core JDeveloper
  • SOA Foundation Designer
  • Service Bus Designer
  • Event Processing Designer
  • Enterprise Scheduler Designer
  • JDeveloper Spring Extension
  • Fusion Middleware Maven Support
  • Administration Console
  • Administration Console Additional Language Help Files
  • JRF Full
  • Core Application Server
  • WebLogic Server Essential Components for Developers
  • Coherence Product Files
  • Coherence JavaDoc
  • Web 2.0 HTTP Pub-Sub Server
  • WebLogic SCA
  • WebLogic Client Jars
  • Oracle WebLogic Communication Services
  • Enterprise manager Plugin for SOA
  • Enterprise manager Plugin for ESS
  • Enterprise manager Plugin for Service Bus
  • Enterprise manager Plugin for BAM
  • OPatch
  • Server Examples
  • SOA Composite Examples
  • Service Bus Examples 

Here are the Steps for Domain Configurations:

1. Oracle SOA Suite 12c - SOA Domain Configuration

Step for the RCU:


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