Programming WebLogic jCOM
This document is a resource for software developers who want to develop and configure applications that include WebLogic Server® Java Component Object (jCOM). It also contains information that is useful for business analysts and system architects who are evaluating WebLogic Server or considering the use of WebLogic Server jCOM for a particular application
The topics in this document are relevant during the design and development phases of a software project. The document also includes topics that are useful in solving application problems that are discovered during test and pre-production phases of a project.
This document does not address production phase administration, monitoring, or performance tuning jCOM topics. For links to WebLogic Server documentation and resources for these topics, see Related Documentation.
It is assumed that the reader is familiar with J2EE and jCOM concepts. This document emphasizes the value-added features provided by WebLogic Server jCOM and key information about how to use WebLogic Server features and facilities to get a jCOM application up and running.
API examples for download are available at http://www.projects.dev2dev.bea.com/. These examples are distributed as ZIP files that you can unzip into an existing WebLogic Server samples directory structure.
You build and run the downloadable examples in the same manner as you would an installed WebLogic Server example. See the download pages of individual examples for more information at
WebLogic Server changed substantially in version 9.0, and these changes apply to later releases as well. For a detailed description of features and functionality introduced in WebLogic Server 9.0, see What's New in WebLogic Server 9.0.