Configuring Multiple DB Adapters in a SOA Cluster Polling the same Remote RDBMS

(Doc ID 733967.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle(R) BPEL Process Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 31-Mar-2010***
***Checked for relevance on 30-Nov-2011***


The goal of this document is to confirm the correct configuration for the DB Adapter in the following scenario;

A SOA cluster comprising of two or more SOA midtier nodes, with a DB adapter on each node - polling the same remote rdbms location. The reason the DB adapter has to be configured in the following way is to avoid duplication of data etc.

The documentation below mentions these as 'Best Practices', but they are in fact the only way to correctly configure the adapter for such a scenario. The following was taken from an internal development produced FAQ.

There are three options;


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