Oracle Apex (HTML-DB) best practices certification
Oracle Apex Tips by Donald Burleson
Oracle Apex is a very flexible
development tool and it's very important to follow generally
accepted best practices for developing Apex applications.
These areas of Apex best practices include coding standards,
quality assurance infrastructure (version control, and
production regression testing), migration control, and
standardization of Apex development environments.
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and certification for adherence to Apex system best practices.
we can provide Apex experts on
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consultant and the length of the engagement.
BC consultants have extensive experience in system and server
administration and we can certify the OS, app server and Apex
system to see if it conforms to generally accepted Apex best
BC is very proud of our Apex expert consultants and we are the
only Oracle consultancy to openly publish our
Oracle Apex consulting prices:
Use a proven Apex consultancy
Not all Apex consultants are
equal, and you should engage proven Oracle experts with a proven
history of successful Apex development.
BC has implemented some of the
world's most complex Apex systems, with a fully integrated
schema, sophisticated screen interfaces (automated device
500 screens. We know how to manage large-scale systems
development with Oracle Apex.
BC is proud to offer some of the best Apex consultants with no
limitations on on-site consulting, and we have a host of expert
Apex managers and developers:
John Garmany - A retired Army Lt. Col.
and Army ranger, Col. Garmany has over 20 years of IT coding and management
experience. John was chosen by Oracle Press to write the officially
authorized edition of the "Oracle
Application Server 10g Administration Handbook" and he is considered a
leading expert on Apex and App Server technology.
Kent Crotty - An experienced Apex
developer with thousands of hours developing Apex applications, Kent is the
author of the bestselling Apex book ?Easy
Oracle Application Express?.
Steve Karam - An Oracle ACE and Oracle
Certified Master, Steve was asked to present at Oracle Openworld 2006 to
discuss his extensive experience with advanced Apex and AJAX technology.
BC consultants have extensive experience in system
and server administration and we can certify the OS, app server and Apex system
to see if it conforms to generally accepted Apex best practices.
Apex environmental best practices
It's critical to establish DEV,
TEST, and QA databases, with full version control and migration
procedures to ensure proper production migrations. BC
consultants can also advise on generally accepted Apex best
practices for version control and quality control. Oracle
Apex best practices fall into these general categories:
Change Management (migration standards)
Apex screen auditing
Oracle DML Auditing
Code Library management
Apex Branch/Computation Validation
Screen Item Validation
Apex Region Management
Application & Schema Security
Apex coding best practices
Application coding standards will ensure
uniformity within the application and make Apex development faster and more
efficient. Common Apex coding best practices include:
Affirmative error checking - All
process logic will check all non-zero Oracle return codes.
Standard help keys - Complete Help
documentation will be implemented with the standard F1 Help key and all
online help screens will have context sensitive (mouse-over) descriptions.
Fast validation - All HTML screens will
use Java for instant field entry validation, before going to the database.
Standardized screen templates -
Development of large-scale databases are far easier when using a standard
Dynamic included content - reusable
screen widgets can greatly simplify and standardize common application
In sum, savvy corporations will retain BC
Apex experts to certify that there Apex application conforms to
generally accepted best practices.