- Oracle today announced Oracle Application Integration
Architecture (AIA) Foundation Pack 11gR1. With Oracle AIA Foundation Pack 11gR1,
partners and customers can leverage their existing application investments and
jumpstart new application integration projects on Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g
for increased business value and agility.
- Beyond support for Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, this
Foundation Pack simplifies and speeds development of integration projects for
business analysts, architects, developers, and application owners, effectively
bringing the AIA programming model and best practices out of the documentation
and into the toolset.
- Definition and proposal of new services are captured
through the decomposition of business process models by architects in an
integration project workbench.
- Creation of new services are automated for developers
through wizards and templates.
- Installation of composite business processes is
simplified for application owners through the creation of a comprehensive
“bill-of-materials” capturing the dependencies between services and the
auto-generation of deployment plans based on the customer’s environment.
- Oracle AIA Foundation Pack 11gR1 now provides customers
and partners with access to more than 130 pre-built enterprise business objects
and more than 1,200 Enterprise Business Services.
- Oracle AIA Foundation Pack Extension for Insurance
includes new Enterprise Business Objects as well as expanding content coverage
to support additional processes, such as Individual Life Sales, Individual Life
New Business, Group Billing, and Policy/Member Services (as related to Group
Additional Information on Oracle Application Integration Architecture
- Oracle AIA provides an open, standards-based approach for
organizations to integrate cross-application business processes, leveraging a
broad range of custom, Oracle or third-party applications, while gaining
efficiencies, increasing competitive edge and enabling lower total cost of
- Oracle AIA Foundation Packs enable companies to
standardize enterprise integration efforts around a common framework and
methodology, improving development productivity, service portfolio management,
and SOA governance for faster delivery of lower cost, sustainable business
- “Enterprise customers are looking for a proven
application integration foundation to rapidly develop and support their
composite business processes. The Oracle Application Integration Architecture
Foundation Pack 11gR1 provides the next-generation SOA Lifecycle Management and
governance capabilities addressing many of our customer’s requirements for a
business process driven integration platform. The Infosys SOA/AIA COE has
integrated this latest technology from Oracle into our client solutions.” said
Ravikumar S, VP & Global Head Oracle Practice, Enterprise Solutions, Infosys
- “Designed to promote rapid deployment, re-usability and
configurability of business processes, Oracle AIA Foundation Pack 11gR1 saves
time, effort and cost compared to building integrations from the ground up,
while realizing the value of a sustainable, enterprise-class SOA,” said Oracle
Vice President of Development for AIA and SOA Suite Michael Weingartner. “Oracle
remains committed to delivering innovative integration technologies that drive