Features of Weblogic Server
Weblogic server is a powerful, enrich platform to develop and deploy reliable, secure, scalable and manageable applications. By using weblogic server you are free to concentrate more on business logic and presentation as weblogic server handles all system-level details.
Weblogic server has a standard in marketplace. This is first independently developed java application server to achieve J2EE certifications.
Strong client access option:
WebLogic Server supports Web browsers and other clients that use HTTP; Java clients that use RMI (Remote Method Invocation) or IIOP (Internet Inter-ORB Protocol); and mobile devices that use (WAP) Wireless Access Protocol. Connectors from BEA and other companies enable virtually any client or legacy application to work with a WebLogic Server application.
support of Web services:
WebLogic Server provides a solid platform for deploying Web services as components of a heterogeneous distributed application. Web services use a cross-platform, cross-language data model (XML) to provide interoperability among application components on diverse hardware and software platforms.
Facilitates Admin Console:
Weblogic server provides Administrator console facilities so that we can manage these services easily. A command-line interface for configuration makes it convenient to administer WebLogic Servers with scripts.
Enterprise e-business scalability:
Efficient use and high availability of critical resources are achieved through Enterprise JavaBean business components and mechanisms such as WebLogic Server clustering for dynamic Web pages, backend resource pooling, and connection sharing.
WebLogic Server provides Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) support for encrypting data transmitted across WebLogic Server, clients, and other servers. WebLogic security realms feature user authentication and authorization for all WebLogic Server services. External security stores, such as Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) servers, can be adapted to WebLogic realms, enabling single sign-on for the enterprise. The Security Service Provider Interface makes it possible to extend WebLogic Security services and to implement WebLogic Security features in applications.
Development and Deployment flexibility:
WebLogic Server provides tight integration with and support for leading databases, development tools, and other environments.