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Advanced Oracle Application Express 5 (APEX) Training
3 Day Onsite or 21 Hour Online Hands-On Training

In this course you will learn how to approach fine tuning your application to meet pixel perfect visual requirements. We will explore how to manually process forms both standard and tabular. We will discuss error management as well as debugging techniques using SQL/Developer integration. We will also build and consume RESTful web services using the declarative framework provided by APEX. Lastly we will look at performance concerns and common pitfalls and how to avoid them. This course is intended for a seasoned APEX developers who can very easily navigate the environment and component attributes.

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Customizing APEX Templates

  • Create Custom Templates
  • Use Subscriptions

 

Building your own theme

  • Find a sample site and convert it to an APEX theme
  • How to approach modulating a design into components

 

Responsive Web Design

 

  • Allow applications to re-size to any device
  • Brief CSS overview
  • How do media queries work
  • Using print media query

 

 

APEX Collections

 

  • Create and use a collection.
  • Build an event application using a collection
  • Discuss collection limitations
  • Wrap collections in a database view

 

 

Manual Forms with PL/SQL

 

  • How to convert a declarative form to a manual form
  • Understand row locking in a web environment
  • Discuss MD5 hash and row versioning
  • Detect if row level updates are needed

 

 

Manual Tabular forms

 

  • Manually Creating Tabular Forms
  • Validation in Tabular Forms
  • Working with Collections

 

 

Error Trapping & Logging

 

  • Brief discussion on the interface injection design pattern
  • How to catch errors raised within APEX and PL/SQL
  • Map constraints and errors to friendly messages

 

 

Debugging

 

  • How to use the apex_debug API
  • How to approach locating a bug
  • Understand the sequence of events that happen on a page
  • Integrate SQL developer line by line debugger

 

 

SQL Developer & APEX Integration

 

  • Custom views and reports
  • Managing apex environment
  • Deploying applications

 

 

Performance

 

  • Settings which impact application performance
  • Fixing report pagination
  • How to use a dynamic report source

 

 

Production Issues

 

  • How to deploy an application
  • Discuss deployment strategies
  • Manage database objects, apex objects, and developer files
  • Deployment workflow

 

 

Intro to Mobile Development

 

  • Build a simple app using list views
  • Link the mobile app to the desktop version
  • Understand different user interfaces

 

 

REST services - Publish

 

  • Discuss ORDS(Oracle Resful Data Services) requirements
  • Create a declarative services to expose data for disparate systems

 

REST services - Consume

 

  • Read web service data from PL/SQL
  • Perform AJAX operations to retrieve data
  • apex.process javascript object

 

 

 
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