Oracle Endeca Commerce Overview

post Oracle offers two Endeca solutions. Oracle Endeca Commerce. Oracle Endeca Information Discovery. (OEID) In this post I would talk about Oracle Endeca Commerce solution. This post is a brief overview of all the important packages of Oracle Endeca Commerce. If you are in a hurry then you can scroll down take a look at [...]
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Oracle Endeca Certifications.

As of today Oracle offers two Endeca solutions. Oracle Endeca Commerce. Oracle Endeca Information Discovery. (OEID) Oracle Endeca Commerce  is sold under the umbrella of  Commerce Solutions. The second one is sold under Business Intelligence category. Oracle Endeca Commerce. Oracle offers four Endeca Commerce certifications. Oracle Endeca Commerce 3.1 Implementation Specialist. (1Z0-471) Oracle Endeca Commerce 3.1 Sales Specialist. Oracle [...]
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Installing & Configuring Oracle Endeca in Windows with Discover application.

Finally I could successfully launch Endeca Discover application in my Windows 7 box. Though I have done this multiple times in Linux box somehow I didn’t get it properly in Windows box in the past. I thought I should share the details for other’s benefit. Endeca installers and version used. Oracle Endeca MDEX-6.4.1 (mdex_6.4.1.715066_x86_64pc-win32.exe) Oracle [...]
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Intercept an ATG pipeline.

ATG pipeline allows developers to write modular code and inject the same in an execution path based on the result from another processor in pipeline chain. Nucleus component /atg/commerce/PipelineManager implement the commerce pipeline loading, execution and reloading logic. Commerce pipeline is defined in an xml file located in /B2CCommerce/config/atg/commerce/commercepipeline.xml. What is a pipeline? Pipeline is [...]
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Oracle ATG Certifications.

Oracle offers three ATG certifications. 1. Oracle ATG Web Commerce PreSales Specialist. 2. Oracle ATG Web Commerce Sales Specialist. 3. Oracle ATG Web Commerce Suite 10 Implementation Developer Certified Implementation Specialist. (1Z0-510) ATG Pre-Sale and Sale certifications are online and made available only through partner network. Third one is developer certification and you can take [...]
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Write a custom droplet in ATG.

Droplets/ATG Servlet Beans are one of the most important out of the box components provided by ATG. Droplet is nothing but a Servlet, Droplets are mainly used to abstract out the business logic in server side code. Droplet helps the developer to separate the presentation code from the business logic code. You may write your [...]
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Oracle Endeca – Core Concepts and Terms.

In this post I will make an attempt to explain the most important concepts and common terms used in Oracle Endeca world. What is Endeca? Endeca Technologies was founded in 1999 and privately held till last quarter of 2011. Oracle Corporation acquired Endeca Technologies on October, 2011 for a whopping $1.075 Billion. Endeca is a [...]
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Oracle Endeca – Query Types.

Since you are reading this post I assume that you already know about Endeca Dimension and related concepts. Please refer Oracle Endeca core concepts and terms post for more details on Endeca dimensions. “Overview of Query Types” is one of the Endeca commerce certification topics. Oracle Endeca guided search supports two kinds of queries. Navigation Query. [...]
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ATG REST multipart input customizer.

ATG REST module provides two input customizers out of the box.   1. JSONInputCustomizer   2. XMLInputCustomizer This means that you can send the request parameters in JSON format or XML format and ATG REST is capable of handling it. In the current version of ATG, it doesn’t provide input customizers to parse the multipart form data. [...]
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