This tutorial introduces you to Oracle WebCenter Framework, a key component of Oracle WebCenter Suite that enables you to build your own custom WebCenter applications. As you work through this tutorial, you'll become familiar with Oracle JDeveloper and the components that have been added to support the new Oracle WebCenter Framework functionality. When you're ready to begin building your own application, you can move on to the Oracle Fusion Middleware Developer's Guide for Oracle WebCenter for assistance.
If you are looking for a pre-built sample application, you can check out the Fusion Order Demo for WebCenter, located on the Oracle WebCenter Suite page on the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) at
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This document is intended for users wishing to familiarize themselves with Oracle WebCenter Framework and learn how to develop custom WebCenter applications.
This tutorial does not assume any prior knowledge of Oracle JDeveloper or Oracle WebCenter Suite. It does, however, assume that you are already somewhat familiar with the following:
Oracle Application Development Framework (Oracle ADF)
Oracle ADF Faces
The tutorial is intended for the developer who wants to build a custom WebCenter application, or the application developer who wants to use Oracle ADF to build customization capabilities into their application.
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For more information on Oracle WebCenter Framework, see the following documents, which are available on the Oracle WebCenter Suite Documentation page on the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) at
Oracle Fusion Middleware Developer's Guide for Oracle WebCenter, which explains how to use Oracle JDeveloper and Oracle WebCenter Framework to develop custom WebCenter applications
Oracle Fusion Middleware User's Guide for Oracle WebCenter, which explains how to use custom WebCenter applications at runtime (in a browser)
For more information on Application Development Framework, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware Fusion Developer's Guide for Oracle Application Development Framework.
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