Most Asked Oracle 11g Interview Questions and Answers
Can Oracle OpenSSO Fedlet be used with Oracle OpenSSO?
No – Customers who wish to distribute Fedlet to their federation partners need to migrate to OIF 11g.
Do Oracle Identity Federation and Fedlet work with homegrown and 3rd-party implementation of SAMLv2?
Yes – OIF and Fedlet can be configured to work with proprietary and 3-rd party SAMLv2 implementations, as long as the implementation is in compliance with SAMLv2 specification and supports the required SAMLv2 features.
What is Oracle Virtual Directory?
Oracle Virtual Directory provides a unified identity service to applications by aggregating without consolidation.
This allows applications to be deployed more quickly by enabling customers to re-use existing identity stores.
And by re-using existing identity stores – customers see a greater ROI on existing identity stores as well reduced compliance costs.
What are benefits of this version?
Oracle Virtual Directory aggregates identity sources without consolidation.
Additionally OVD 11g is the only virtual directory on the market that comes with enterprise-class monitoring and reporting in a default configuration.
What are the key new features of OVD?
– Unified Directory services administration via Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM)
– Deployment accelerators
– Centralized Fusion Middleware log and auditing
– Unified Identity Management installer
– Automated synchronization of OVD cluster configurations
Who should upgrade to 11g?
Customers who wish to take advantage of 11g’s new unified directory service management console, who run OVD clusters and/or want to take advantage of native integration with Enterprise Manager.
Are 10g customers required to upgrade?
Current OVD customers are not required to upgrade to 11g immediately.
Is it possible to upgrade from 10g to 11g?
Yes – the 11g installer automates the upgrade process from 10g to 11g
What platforms are supported?
Supported platforms are listed on the Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g platform certification Matrix.
Can Oracle Directory Services Manager be used to manage older versions?
No – ODSM can only be used to manage 11g.