The following sections provide information on the preparations you need to know before installing Oracle SALT:
Oracle SALT provides a native Web service stack for Oracle Tuxedo. It enables you to integrate Web service applications and Oracle Tuxedo applications via the SOAP/WS-* protocol. Oracle SALT is a separate product that must be installed on top of Oracle Tuxedo.
Oracle SALT software is distributed as an installer file which can be executed on Windows or UNIX platforms using any of the following three methods:
Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) distribution contains the following key components:
Oracle SALT components are installed directly in the Oracle Tuxedo
A supported version of Oracle Tuxedo must be installed before you can install Oracle SALT. If Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) is installed over an Oracle Tuxedo server installation, then you have the choice of installing the Oracle SALT Client and Server, the Oracle SALT Client, Server, and server-side Sample Applications, or the Oracle SALT Client only.
If the Oracle Tuxedo client platform is installed, then only the Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) client components are available for installation.
Regardless of which Oracle SALT package is installed, there are additional sample applications available on the Oracle Technology Network showcasing server-side and client-side capabilities of the Oracle SALT Service Component Architecture software.
Oracle Tuxedo Web Application Server
Running an Oracle Tuxedo Web Application server requires the following:
Please refer to Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) Supported Platforms, for Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) supported Oracle Tuxedo platform list.
Oracle SALT provides a WSDL converter,
wsdlcvt, for external Web service support.
wsdlcvt is a command utility that require using the Java Runtime Environment (JRE). Java Runtime Environment 1.5 and 1.6 are certified for
wsdlcvt. For more information, see
wsdlcvt in the Oracle SALT Command Reference.
If you have a previous Oracle SALT release installed, it must be uninstalled before installing Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1). Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) cannot co-exist with a previous Oracle SALT installation on the same Oracle Tuxedo installation.
Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) provides utilities to help you migrate from Oracle SALT 1.1 or Oracle SALT 2.0. For more information, seein the Oracle SALT Administration Guide.
The Oracle SALT software is distributed as an installation program for Windows or UNIX systems. The Oracle SALT installation program supports three installation methods. You can use any of these methods to install the Oracle SALT product software:
An evaluation copy of Oracle SALT is available for download from the Oracle corporate Web site at:for production customers and for developers.
|Note:||Oracle SALT 12c Release 1 (12.1.1) does not require a license for installation.|
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Platform-specific installer files for the Oracle SALT product software are available for download from the Oracle corporate Web site.
You are now ready to begin your installation. For more information, see: