Oracle APEX Best Practices explains how to build robust and secure APEX applications. The authors have a proven track record in the Oracle APEX world. The intended audience of this book is a developer with some APEX experience. Oracle APEX Best Practices is not the beginners guide into APEX. But after you have made your first steps in APEX development, you should definitely take a look at this book.
SOA Suite 11g advanced training experiences
On Monday july 16, I got up very early and took the plane to Munich to join the “SOA Suite 11g advanced” training. This training was a track of the Oracle Fusion Middleware Summer Camps organized by Jürgen Kress. The other tracks were “ADF for BPM Suite 11g advanced training” and “WebCenter Sites 11g advanced training”. About 25 participants from several (mostly) European countries showed up for the SOA track. In this blogpost I will share some of my experiences of this three-day training.
Screen scraping using Google Documents in a minute or less…
In a previous blog Lucas used JSoup to collect data from a web page. In this post I’ll show a declarative way to screen scrape data with the help of Google Documents. The following webpage http://www.databaseolympics.com/games/gamesyear.htm?g=26 contains the olympic data I would like to import Open a new Google spreadsheet […]
Enabling SNMP traps in the Oracle Service Bus
The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a lightweight protocol for monitoring devices on a network, for instance servers. The protocol distinguishes between administrative computer(s) who’s responsibility is the monitoring of other devices called agents. Communication between manager and agents is established by Program Data Units (PDU). An example of […]
Hands-on: Run-time datasource selection with JCA adapters in the Oracle Service Bus 11g
The Oracle JCA database adapter enables the communication between a web service and a database object, for instance a stored procedure. With the adapter configuration wizard, part of JDeveloper 11g, meta data is generated design time and used run-time to control the behaviour of the database adapter. In this hands-on […]
Starting WebLogic managed servers without providing username and password manually – SOA Suite 11g tip
After installing the Oracle SOA suite 11g, you will notice that you have to enter username and password for each managed server during startup and shutdown. This in contrary to the administration server where you don’t need to enter username and password at startup. I was wondering if there was […]
Database upgrade apex.oracle.com
Oracle has upgraded the apex.oracle.com service. Now you can use this free service to evaluate Oracle Application Express and (some of) the new PL/SQL and SQL features of the Oracle 11g database. The database was upgraded to 11gR1 on July 27. The installed Oracle Application Express version was not upgraded (version […]