>The Benefits of APEX for Small Development Teams

The Benefits of APEX for Small Development Teams I recently completed a piece of work which really shows the benefits of adopting APEX within a company with a small development team. The client faced a situation where the company’s head office had decided to move away from their existing Oracle Forms applications to a whole […]

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Explorer, Why use APEX / Benefits, Team Development / May 20, 2015

>Accessing values from the left hand side of an APEX Shuttle

Accessing values from the left hand side of an APEX Shuttle In APEX, the value of the shuttle item is a colon delimited string representing the contents of the right hand side. Consider a shuttle: P1_SHUTTLE below created from the following SQL When you ask for the value of :P1_SHUTTLE you get a colon delimited […]

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Explorer, How to / shuttle, Values / May 20, 2015

>Creating an Address Search in APEX

Creating an Address Search in APEX I recently had a request to implement a comprehensive UK address search in an APEX application without using a dedicated API such as the Royal Mail PAF. The first place I looked was obviously the Google Maps API, and while Google APIs make up part of my solution, I […]

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Explorer, How to / Address search / May 13, 2015

>Apex 5.0 from Early Adopter to Production

Apex 5.0 from Early Adopter to Production I wrote a blog in September 2014 about what I thought of the early adopter release of APEX 5.0 and have been using APEX 5.0 ever since. I thought it would be a good idea to take a look back at what I liked and wrote about in […]

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APEX 5.0, Explorer / APEX 5.0, Early Adopter / May 5, 2015