Highlighting the environment

In my presentation at APEX Connect 2017, I’ve discussed about Nearshoring development with APEX. One of the hints from the presentation was to highlight the different staged systems so that the developer can easily identify where he/she works. I’ve seen customers who had problems because of this. Often developers execute different tasks on TEST, QA…

Nearshoring development with APEX

At the APEX Connect in Berlin, I had the chance to present the vision and best practices for nearshoring development in the context of APEX. Since 2004 we have been doing nearshoring development on different JAVA technologies and ORACLE frameworks, mostly on ORACLE ADF, APEX, MAF, JET and WebCenter stack. What we realized is that…

APEX 5 Upgrade issue

Description While upgrading APEX 4.1 to APEX 5.0 on database 11.2.0.3 and Oracle Embedded PL/SQL Gateway (EPG) an issue occurred. The installation didn’t work anymore. Following message was displayed before the login page was even loaded: The message says, in essence, that the static files of the APEX installation cannot be found. There is a…

Using Drag’n’Drop in APEX with jQuery

Mouse gestures like Drag’n’Drop are an easy and widely spread way to realize an “add to list” or reorder functionality. In APEX this can be implemented easily with jQueryUI as we already explained at the “APEX Connect” in Düsseldorf last week. However, we only explained their frontend implementation and did not explain, how to connect…