Ready to Be RAD? No Problem with Oracle's Free Rapid Application Development (RAD) Stack!

Session Number: 8859
Track: Database
Sub-Categorization: DB Dev
Session Type: At a Glance
Primary Presenter: Alfredo Abate [Senior Oracle Systems Architect - Brake Parts Inc]
Time: Jun 24, 2019 (02:15 PM - 03:15 PM)
Room: 619, Level 6

Speaker Bio: Alfredo Abate is an Oracle ACE Associate who has been an Oracle DBA since 1999 and an Oracle Applications DBA since 2006. He is currently the president of the Chicago Oracle Users Group (COUG) and vice president of the Oracle RAC SIG. He has presented at COUG, NCOAUG, GLOC, OAUG, MOUS, and Collaborate. He is very passionate about helping people learn and understand Oracle technologies. He currently works for a manufacturing company in the suburbs of Chicago, where he is responsible for and enjoys working with a full suite of Oracle technologies.
Technologies or Products Used: Oracle Database 18c XE, Oracle SQL Developer, Oracle APEX, Oracle Rest Data Services

Session Summary for Attendees:  With the recent release of Oracle Database 18c Express Edition (XE), a gap has been filled with Oracle's free set of Rapid Application Development (RAD) tools available for the developer to be able to create applications. Now with Oracle Database 18c XE, Oracle SQL Developer, Oracle Application Express (APEX), and Oracle Rest Data Services (ORDS), the developer will find a complete and capable toolkit that will allow you to develop scalable applications rapidly and securely. Oracle Database 18c XE brings you a lot of the same features,which are available in Enterprise Edition, with the ability to be embedded and redistributed for free. Oracle SQL Developer provides the power to develop in and manage the Oracle Database 18c XE, while Oracle Application Express gives you a low-code environment to create modern and mobile-ready applications. Adding Oracle Rest Data Services gives you the potential to develop REST APIs for the data stored in Oracle Database 18c XE.

Presentation Object 1: Describe the awesome new features included with Oracle Database 18c Express Edition (XE).

Presentation Object 2: Explain how the Rapid Application Development stack works together and how you can use it to accelerate your application development.

Presentation Object 3: Demonstrate how quickly these tools can be installed, giving examples of what these tools are capable of producing.