.. and thank you for amazing 14 years. It's true: I've been within the msg group for an incredibly long time and have been working in the Java/Java EE space almost all of it. Next Friday (07/11/14) will be my last day. Now it is time to move on.
I've been working with customers and internal Java EE projects all over the place, blogged, authored articles and have been speaking at conferences a lot. The passion for Java and mostly Java EE related topics is burning even hotter these days.
One of the new capabilities of Oracle SOA Suite 12c is the ability to control the SOA infrastructure thread pools, except the resource pools for EDN and the adapters, with Oracle WebLogic Server work managers. Each partition will has its own work managers defined. This allows you to separate services in partitions and, to some extent, tune them separately based on for example specific SLA requirements.
Technology videos can be divisive: Some people love the format, others hate it.
If you're in the first group, I've posted a few new ones recently on various topics:
12c brings scripting back to BPM.
Now I am not advising leveraging this feature extensively, but it is definitely useful for those migrating form BPM 10g.
With 12c, business objects can have business methods implemented in groovy.
Here I have just created a new OrderBO -