This section describes the intended audience, how to use this guide, and provides information about documentation accessibility.

About this Guide

This guide describes the tasks required to secure and administer Web services, providing details describing how to:


This guide is intended for:

How to Use This Guide

It is recommended that you review Oracle Fusion Middleware Introducing Web Services document to gain a better understanding of the two Web service stacks supported in Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g.

The document is organized as follows:

Documentation Accessibility

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Access to Oracle Support

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Related Documents

For more information, see the following documents in the Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1) documentation set:

See also the Oracle Web Services Manager Technology page at:


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