Workflow to Create and Add an Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter Connection to an Integration

You follow a very simple workflow to create a connection with an adapter and include the connection in an integration in Oracle Integration.

This table lists the workflow steps for both adapter tasks and overall integration tasks, and provides links to instructions for each step.

Task Description More Information
Prerequisites Before using the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter, you must perform setup tasks to ensure the appropriate user privileges and required features are in place and the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter is ready for creating integrations in Oracle Integration. Set Up and Enable the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter for Integrations
1

Create the adapter connections for the applications you want to integrate. The connections can be reused in multiple integrations and are typically created by the administrator.

Create an Oracle E-Business Suite Connection
2

Create the integration. When you do this, you add the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter as a trigger (source) or an invoke (target) connection to the integration.

Create Integrations of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration, Add the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter as a Trigger Connection, and Add the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter as an Invoke Connection
3

Map data between the trigger connection data structure and the invoke connection data structure.

Map Data of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration

4

(Optional) Create lookups that map the different values used by those applications to identify the same type of object (such as gender codes or country codes).

Manage Lookups of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration
5

Activate the integration.

Manage Integrations of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration

If an XML Gateway message is used in an integration, you must perform post activation steps to ensure the integration works properly. See: Post Activation Manual Steps for XML Gateway Messages as a Trigger

6

Monitor the integration on the dashboard.

Monitor Integrations of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration
7

Track payload fields in messages during runtime.

Assign Business Identifiers for Tracking Fields in Messages and Manage Business Identifiers for Tracking Fields in Messages of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration
8

Manage errors at the integration level, connection level, or specific integration instance level.

Manage Errors of Using Integrations in Oracle Integration and Troubleshoot the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter and Related Error Messages while testing the connection and creating the integration with the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter at design time.

To better understand how to use the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter in an integration, see:

Additionally, refer to the following documents for more information about the Oracle E-Business Suite Adapter: