Tryapexnow.com has just been updated with Oracle APEX 4.0 Early Adopter Release 3. Have a look!
We are now feature complete and appreciate any help testing all those features. A detailed list with the new features should be available soon. For plug-ins I have extended the apex_plugin_util package with additional useful functions. Check them out! They will make your life a lot easier and improve the quality and security of your plug-ins.
To sign up for a new workspace go to http://tryapexnow.com/!
Note: For those who had a workspace on the EA2 machine, you will have to sign up for a new workspace. Your existing applications on EA2 will be available for some time so that you can copy them over.
How is that possible to get a certification for only $50? Because Oracle University has started beta testing the new certification for Application Express and is looking for developers who are interested in becoming one of the first certified developers. But only for a limited time! Continue reading
Oracle 11gR2 for Windows has just been made available for download. It’s available from the Database Homepage on OTN. Get the details about what’s new in 11gR2 Continue reading
This morning we received the really sad news that we lost our team mate Scott Spadafore. Many of you know him (sspadafo) from the OTN APEX forum where he tirelessly tried to help people who had questions or problems with APEX.
If you like to condolence, please do so in the posting of my manager. Let’s pay a last time respect to Scott and his wife.
Scott you will be missed!
Since my last Oracle APEX 4.0 blog coverage – Part 2 posting, new articles have been posted about our early adopter release 2. Have fun reading them! Continue reading
It took a little bit longer as expected, but the new feature list of Oracle APEX 4.0 Early Adopter 2 is now online (link is at the end of the posting). The list contains the EA1 features as well. Hopefully we didn’t miss any new feature, there are to many to count. One of the main features for sure are Websheets. Continue reading
One of the new features of Early Adopter 2 are Cascading LOVs/Select Lists. I’m pretty sure that almost every APEX developer had already the requirement to refresh a child select list when a parent select list was changed. For example you pick a department in the first select list and the second should just show employees of that department. There are two solutions to solve that: Continue reading
Tryapexnow.com has just been updated to our new Oracle APEX 4.0 Early Adopter Release 2. Have a look, there are many new features, like WebSheets for example. A detailed list will be made available on Monday. I have also updated my plug-in example application with new plug-ins. Tutorials will follow soon. You can check it out at http://tryapexnow.com/apex/f?p=888. To sign up for a new workspace go to http://tryapexnow.com/!
Since my last Oracle APEX 4.0 blog coverage posting, new articles have been posted about our early adopter release. BTW, stay tuned. A refresh of the early adopter instance should happen soon and it will include many new features! But first read these blog postings featuring the current version on tryapexnow.com. Continue reading
For a long time I didn’t see any use case why I should use Twitter. A friend even registered an account for me more two years ago, but I never used it. Why should I write 140 char messages what I’m currently doing? That’s really not that interesting! But since I joined the Oracle APEX team a year ago it’s different. Continue reading