1 Introduction and Roadmap

This chapter describes the contents and organization of this guide—Configuring Server Environments for Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.6.

This chapter includes the following sections:

Document Scope and Audience

This document describes how you design, configure, and manage WebLogic Server environments. It is a resource for system administrators and operators responsible for implementing a WebLogic Server installation. This document is relevant to all phases of a software project, from development through test and production phases.

It is assumed that the reader is familiar with Java EE and Web technologies, object-oriented programming techniques, and the Java programming language.

Guide to This Document

The document is organized as follows:

New and Changed Features in This Release

This release includes a new JDBC TLOG store feature that you can use to persist transaction logs to a database instead of the default persistent store. For more information, see Using a JDBC TLog Store.

For a comprehensive listing of the new WebLogic Server features introduced in this release, see What's New in Oracle WebLogic Server.