Oracle Application Express Workshop II

This Oracle Application Express Workshop II Ed 2 training will build on the knowledge learned in the 5-day Oracle Application Express Workshop I course. You’ll examine topics that including learning how to use collections, add dynamic actions, create and customize plug-ins, and create and consume a RESTful Web Service.

Learn To:

  • Extend Your applications using collections, dynamic application and plug-ins.
  • Create and use RESTful Web Services.
  • Make your application accessible.
  • Customize themes and templates.
  • Establish a master application and corporate theme that many applications can use.
  • Migrate an existing application to a new theme.
  • Incorporate a jQueryUI ThemeRoller theme into your mobile application.
  • Secure, deploy and maintain your applications.
  • Optimize your application performance.

Benefits to You

By taking this course, you’ll develop the ability to ensure that the APEX application is accessible. You’ll be able to determine which theme to use based on the type of application you want to build (desktop, mobile or responsive) as well as how to customize the templates.

Set Up a Master Template Application

This course will teach you how to set up a Master (Template) Application that contains common regions used as a starting point. You’ll learn how to build a landing pad page that helps to navigate throughout the application. Expert Oracle University instructors will help you explore some considerations when upgrading your APEX applications to a responsive theme while incorporating a new jQueryUI ThemeRoller theme into your existing mobile application.

Course Topics

  • Course Objectives
  • Lesson Schedule
  • Course Environment: Products Installed
  • Course Environment: Workspace Details
  • Accessing the Labs Directory
  • Introducing Course Persona
  • Quick Review of What You Already Know
  • Securing Database Applications
  • What is a Packaged Application?
  • Components of Team Development
  • Workspace Administration
  • Other Components
  • Packaged Application Used in this course
  • Additional Resources
  • What is a Collection?
  • Create a collection on an interactive report
  • Authentication/Authorization Plug-in Capability
  • Using and Customizing the CSS Bar Chart Plug-In
  • Tooltip
  • Scrolling Region
  • Add buttons with conditions in the report page to display report based on the conditions
  • Add a procedure in AJAX to refresh a page region periodically
  • Configuring Oracle Application Express to send email
  • What is a Table API?
  • Generate a Table API
  • Modify the Table API
  • Add a Form to an Application that shows how to add the process that will insert or update the database using the Table API
  • What is a RESTful Web Service?
  • Components of a RESTful Web Service
  • An Example: RESTful Web Service
  • Creating a new RESTful Web Service
  • Consuming a RESTful Web Service in an APEX Application
  • Application Types: Desktop, Mobile, Responsive – Explain what they are and what criteria determines which application to create
  • Theme Overview: Which ones are for which type of Application
  • Review the layout of a Page template
  • Include using CSS to customize the template
  • Using Substitution Strings in Templates
  • Utilize new page attributes – files/inline styles
  • Create and modify a theme
  • Establishing a Master Application and a Corporate Theme
  • What is ThemeRoller?
  • Create a theme using the ThemeRoller
  • What Is a Directory?
  • Oracle Internet Directory
  • Technical Architecture: Overview
  • Authenticating Users by Using LDAP
  • SQL Injection
  • Cross-Site Scripting
  • Browser Security
  • Application Level Security
  • Application Components
  • Things to consider
  • Backups
  • Application Performance Considerations
  • Managing Services
  • Monitoring Activity
  • Database Configuration Considerations
  • Monitoring Application Performance
  • Understanding Application Translation and Globalization Support
  • Specifying the Primary Language for an ApplicationLoading a New Language
  • Translating an Application
  • Translating the Data the Application Uses
  • Localization
  • Switching Languages