What's New in This Guide

This preface introduces the new and changed features of Oracle Service Bus and other significant changes that are described in this guide, and provides pointers to additional information. This document is the new edition of the formerly titled Oracle Fusion Middleware Developer's Guide for Oracle Service Bus.

For a list of known issues (release notes), see the "Known Issues for Oracle SOA Products and Oracle AIA Foundation Pack" at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/docs/soa-aiafp-knownissuesindex-364630.html.

Significant Documentation Changes for 12c (12.1.3)

For this release, both the developer's guide and the administrator's guide were changed significantly. All of the development information that was previously in both books was combined, streamlined, and moved into this guide, Developing Services with Oracle Service Bus. Administering Oracle Service Bus was rewritten and only includes tasks you can perform from Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control and the administrative tasks available on the Oracle Service Bus Console.

New and Changed Features for 12c (12.1.3)

For Oracle Service Bus 12c (12.1.3), this guide has been updated to include the following new and changed development features: