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Configure Oracle WebCenter 11g with SOA 11g (Doc ID 944722.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebCenter Spaces provides several pre-built workflows to handle group space membership notifications, group space subscription requests. By default, these features are not enabled when WebCenter 11g is installed.

This document explains manual step by step procedure to configure Oracle WebCenter 11g to enable workflows on WebCenter Spaces. This note is not to supersede the Oracle Fusion Middleware Installation Guide for Oracle WebCenter 11g, but to provide a quick overview of the steps and some tips before you start the configuration.

Please Note: For the details and requirements of the setup, you should always refer to the documentation:

Oracle Fusion Middleware Installation Guide for Oracle WebCenter 11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
Part Number E12001-02
4 Installing Back-End Components
4.7 Back-End Requirements for WebCenter Spaces Workflows


The document is intended show you the steps to configure the Oracle WebCenter 11g to enable workflows on WebCenter Spaces. This document has made the following assumptions:

In order to make this note simple and easy to read, I tried to keep the configuration steps in SOA as minimal as possible. If you encounter any problem when configuring the SOA instance, please log a service request to SOA team to get support from SOA engineers.

The steps in the notes have been tested on also. If you are using WebCenter, please make sure you also use SOA


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In this Document
 1. Verifying the Services in Oracle SOA Suite
 2. Deploy WebCenter Spaces Workflows on the Oracle SOA
 3. Configure WebCenter and SOA to use the same OID server (Optional)
 4. Registering Worklist Connections to WLS_Spaces 
 5. Preparing the Keystores for WS-Security between SOA and WebCenter Spaces
 6. Registering the Keystores to WebCenter
 7. Registering the Keystores to SOA
 8. Attach OWSM Policies Policy
 9. Test the WebCenter Worklist Services 
 10. Troubleshooting

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