JBoss SOA: ESB Service Implementation Virtual (JB431VT)

ESB services and SOA design principles

The JBoss® SOA ESB Service Implementation Virtual (JB431VT) training course provides an overview of Red Hat® JBoss SOA Platform and focuses on skills required to use the enterprise service bus (ESB).

Designed for experienced Java™ EE developers, this course teaches the process for developing and deploying ESB services and providers. Students will enhance their ESB development skills while deploying and managing ESB services, like HTTP providers, Java Message Service (JMS) providers, transformation actions, and available built-in service actions.

Through in-class investigation and hands-on labs,you will leave the class able to design, develop, deploy, and test ESB services in accordance with SOA design principles using Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio and JBoss SOA Platform. This course also helps you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in ESB Exam (EX431).

Important note: This course emphasizes ESB development only and does not include tertiary development tasks that a JBoss SOA Platform developer may need.

Course content summary

  • JBoss SOA Platform technology overview
  • How ESB providers and services work together
  • Details of popular built-in ESB services and providers
  • Writing custom ESB actions to use legacy services
  • Using built-in actions to incorporate existing Drools, Java Persistence API (JPA), and Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) services
  • Web services and JMS provider and service deployments to expose business functions
  • Smooks and XSLT transformations to support diverse message formats
  • JBoss Deverloper Studio tooling to build and deploy ESB services

Read the entire course outline for more details.


Classroom training

The flexibility of our virtual training courses lets you experience the same industry-recognized classroom training while maintaining a partial work schedule and achieving cost savings. These are live, instructor lead training courses, taken from your office or home.

  • Real-time instruction with full classroom content.

  • Courses taught in convenient 6-hour increments over a 1-week period.

  • Virtual lab machines run actual technologies — no simulators or canned presentations.

  • Enrollment fees that are lower than traditional classroom fees and no travel costs.

Length:3 days , Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST (16.5 hours)


Training units: 6


  • Senior Java EE developers, including enterprise SOA architects and service developers who wish to effectively develop and deploy ESB services to support their enterprises


  • Java enterprise knowledge

  • 5+ years Java EE programming experience

  • Basic XML scripting experience


In addition to virtual training, this course is offered in the following training methods:

Classroom training

Red Hat offers a complete 6-month schedule for all our classroom training in locations across North America. This, combined with our high-quality classroom experience and instructors' expertise, helps ensure individuals and companies alike will achieve their training goals.

On-site team training

Training teams together is a proven way for IT staffs to maximize performance and savings, and optimize Red Hat technologies. Available for the entire JBoss and Red Hat curriculum, on-site training solutions offer flexibility and cost-effective training options, whether at your offices, at our training venues, or hosted in a virtual environment.