Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1430257350
  • ISBN-13: 9781430257356
  • DDC: 001.6424
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 448 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2 introduces version 4.2 of the popular and productive Oracle Application Express development platform. Called APEX for short, the platform enables rapid and easy development of web-based applications that make full use of Oracle Database. The release of APEX 4.2 brings extensive new Flash and HTML 5 charting capabilities, enhanced themes for mobile applications usable from phones and tablets, RESTful web services support, enhanced application packaging, and the many redesigned wizards give a new and fresh feel to the user interface. Whether you're new to Oracle or an old hand who's yet to test the waters of APEX, Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2 introduces the processes and best practices you'll need to become proficient with APEX. The book shows off the programming environment, the utilities and tools available, and then continues by walking through the process of building a working system from the ground up. All code is documented and explained so that those new to the languages will not be lost. After reading this book, power users and programmers alike can quickly put together robust and scalable applications for use by one person, by a department, by an entire company. Covers brand-new functionality in APEX 4.2 Provides fully documented and explained example code Guides you through creating a working and fully deployable application

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
About the Authors.
About the Technical Reviewer.
1: An Introduction to APEX 4.2.
2: A Developer's Overview.
3: Identifying the Problem and Designing the Solution.
4: SQL Workshop.
5: Applications and Navigation.
6: Forms and Reports—The Basics.
7: Forms and Reports—Advanced.
8: Programmatic Elements.
9: Security.
10: Application Bundling and Deployment.
11: Understanding Websheets.
12: A Websheet Example.
13: Extended Developer Tools.
14: Managing Workspaces.
15: Team Development.
16: Dynamic Actions.