What is generic DataSource in WebLogic?
Hereof, what is datasource in WebLogic?
A data source is an object that enables a Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) client to obtain a database connection. WebLogic JDBC data sources provide database access and database connection management.
Additionally, what is multi datasource in WebLogic? An Oracle Weblogic Multi Data Source is an abstraction around a Data Source that provides load balancing or failover processing between the Data Sources associated with the multi data source. This can be either load balancing or failover.
Keeping this in view, what is data source in SOA?
A datasource, as its name implies, is anything that acts as a source for data. Database is a source of data, and it has to be configured as a datasource to the SOA infrastrucure. Datasource in specific to the Weblogic Server is the connection to the actual underlying data provider.
What is connection pool in WebLogic?
A connection pool is a named group of identical JDBC connections to a database that are created when the connection pool is registered, usually when starting up WebLogic Server. Your application "borrows" a connection from the pool, uses it, then returns it to the pool by closing it.