Describe the function of Web Request Broker Cartridges
Web Request Broker and Cartridges
The Slide Show below describes the role and function of the last two Web Architecture components:
the Web Request Broker (WRB) and
the Web cartridges.
The Web Request Broker (WRB) handles Web requests for Oracle data.
1) The buyer (consumer) buys the digital equivalent of money from
2) A digitized check is encrypted (we will discuss security in a later
3) A consumer enters credit card information on a Web order form
Web Request Broker Note: Oracle has published the specifications for their plug-ins so that numerous third-party vendors can create new cartridges to access Oracle WebServer. In addition, the Web Request Broker API is published, so third-party vendors can write additional cartridges for the Oracle Web Request Broker. The next lesson looks at some tuning tips for Oracle Web applications.