Adding services to IBM Forms Experience BuilderAdded by IBM on October 26, 2012 | Version 1 (Original)
|The following topics describe how to add services to your Forms Experience Builder applications.
Setting up your development environmentParent topic: Extending Forms Experience Builder
Forms Experience Builder runs within an OSGi framework environment. Code that extends the Forms Experience Builder needs to be packaged within OSGi bundles to run. Any Java
™ development environment can be used to create custom bundles, but using the Eclipse IDE built-in OSGi tooling is recommended to minimize effort and errors.
Providing Groups of Dynamic Services
You can develop, deploy, and use Service Catalogs and Service Catalog Groups within theIBM
Forms Experience Builder environment.
Service Oriented Architecture – Service Transport
Forms Experience Builder has a powerful, and extensible, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) integration feature. The foundation of this feature is the Service Transport.