I’m giving the APEX 101 presentation at Oracle World Monday Sept 20, 2010

I will be giving an intro to Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Session ID: S317042
Monday 20-SEP-2010 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Moscone South, Room 306
If your at OOW and want to learn what Oracle APEX is all about you may find this session interesting.

Oracle Technology Network Developer Day – Boston August 19th, 2010

I will be in Boston on August 19th giving the database keynote for the OTN developer day at the Weston Copley Place hotel. The morning features a database 11g presentation targeted at database developers, then an overview of database development tools including SQL Developer, Oracle Application Express (APEX), Oracle Developer (more...)

Oracle APEX 4.0.1 Released

Oracle Application Express (APEX) release 4.0.1 patch is now available for download. The page itemizes the 95 bugs fixed. APEX 4.0.1 has also been released on OTN.

New Oracle APEX Forum Poll

Thanks to the 527 people who participated in our last poll. This poll asked who used Oracle Application Express to integrate with the Oracle E-Business Suite; and 23% indicated that they did. Obviously not a scientific poll, but still highlights some usage paterns.

Our new poll asks "What do you (more...)

Known Issues with Oracle Application Express 4.0

Since the introduction of Oracle APEX 4.0 on June 23, 2010 we have seen significant uptake of our new release (APEX 4.0). In monitoring the discussion forums and other channels we have received a number of customer issues uptaking Oracle APEX 4.0. To provide the APEX community (more...)

Oracle APEX in the News

I did a few press interviews on our June 23, 2010 release of Oracle Application Express (APEX). We have found more then 15 stories, A few highlights are:


"Oracle Application Express is the primary custom development platform (more...)

Oracle Developer Tools User Group (ODTUG) Kaleidoscope 2010

The ODTUG conference (June 27 - July 1, 2010) brought many in the Oracle development community to Washington DC (my fair city) for a week of sessions, hands on labs and general socializing. Speaking with ODTUG organizers attendance was way up, even when many user group conferences are down. Speaking (more...)

Oracle APEX Listener


As of June 28, 2010 the Oracle APEX listener is available for download on the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) here. The APEX listener in combination with a J2EE Web Server is a drop in replacement for Apache / ModPLSQL. Since Oracle Application Express (APEX) is deployed within an Oracle database (more...)