515: Introduction to the WebLogic Platform
Peter Laird , BEA Systems    Biography
Skip Sauls , BEA Systems    Biography

Objectives: What products are in the WebLogic product family?
How does WebLogic Server support mission critical applications?
What projects can be solved with WebLogic Portal?
Abstract: The WebLogic product line is well known amongst enterprise Java developers for it's scalability, quality, and innovation. WebLogic Server is an advanced Java Enterprise Edition (JEE, a.k.a J2EE) application server that leads the world in production deployments. It has extensive support for Java standards, and is well regarded for it's breadth of features.

Additionally, the WebLogic product line offers WebLogic Portal and WebLogic Integration. These add-on products offer WebLogic quality and scalability with advanced feature sets to allow developers to rapidly deploy enterprise applications. WebLogic Portal offers a large set of application aggegration capabilities. WebLogic Integration product offers process orchestration capabilities to enable process oriented integrations with systems such as ERP and CRM.

This session will cover the WebLogic product line and explain how it can deliver success for IT. The speakers have a combined 20 years of experience with WebLogic.

Audiernce Focus: Managers
Expertise: Intermediate
Track: Middleware
Date: Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Time: 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM