Beginning Oracle® Application Express
Even if you have limited programming experience, this hands-onguide will get you up and running quickly with Oracle ApplicationExpress (APEX). It covers the concepts and practical steps involvedin building a web application from the ground up using Oracle APEX.You'll discover how to progress through the complete developmentprocess with the help of detailed instructions on creating,customizing, and extending an Oracle database application.
Highly respected Oracle expert Rick Greenwald begins by givingyou the necessary tools to build a useable order entry system. Hethen explains how to enhance the system with reports, charts,themes, and templates. You'll also find out how to use packagedapplications and work with multiple applications and you'll learnhow to migrate and integrate data with the Oracle environment.
By the end of this book, you'll have a strong understanding ofOracle APEX and the world of Oracle technology, which will enableyou to build your own applications and create further refinementsthat meet your reporting needs.
What you will learn from this book
Steps to ensure that users enter correct data while using yourapplications
The powerful and flexible reports you can create with OracleAPEX
Advanced options for customizing user interfaces
lTechniques for using the power of PL/SQL to extend the logic inyour application
Ways to implement security for your APEX environment
The options for deploying an APEX application to anotherenvironment
How to migrate applications from Microsoft® Access® toOracle Application Express
Who this book is for
This book is for Access developers looking to step up to a morescalable and reliable environment, with reduced maintenanceoverhead and greater integration between application systems.
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