Oracle Application Developer (D2K) Training

  • Overview
  • Course Content
  • Drop us a Query

Oracle Application Developer (D2K) training course is designed to train the participants in developing and deploying high-performance applications for the web and also crafting customized reports. The participants attain these skills by learning the following courses:

  • Introduction to SQL
  • Program with PL/SQL
  • Build Applications with Oracle Forms
  • Build Reports

The Introduction to SQL section will enable the learners to:

  • Understand the features and basic concepts of relational databases.
  • Use data manipulation statements for performing various operations such as sorting, modifying, and retrieving data.
  • Customize output using single-row functions, conversion functions and conditional expressions.
  • Consolidate and display data from multiple tables using Joins and Group functions.
  • Use data definition language to create and manage tables.
  • Manage schema objects and control database access to specific objects.
  • Create indexes and constraints; and use regular expression.
  • Perform data management in different time zones.

At the completion of the Program with PL/SQL section, the learner will exhibit the following skills:

  • Understand PL/SQL benefits, identifiers, variables, and executable statements.
  • Use loops and control statements to control the flow of data.
  • Group related constructs, generate screen output, file output, and mail output through PL/SQL packages.
  • Create triggers and events to handle business challenges.
  • Create anonymous PL/SQL blocks, functions and stored procedures.

By the end of the Build Applications with Oracle Forms section, you will be proficient in the listed skills:

  • Using Oracle Forms Builder 11g.
  • Creating form modules and enhance applications with GUI controls and triggers.
  • Troubleshoot applications by using forms debugger
  • Use the Forms Debugger to troubleshoot applications.
  • Enable user input validation and accordingly display error messages.
  • Interact with client computers through WebUtil

Following skills will be inculcated in you at the completion of Build Reports section of this training:

  • Identify data elements, use report parameters and retrieve data to run a report.
  • Familiar with Oracle Reports Developer
  • Creating and enhancing paper report using graphs and PL/SQL trigger code
  • Embed graphs in a report
  • Implement Matrix Data Model
  • Monitor and maximize report performance
  • Build efficient and tune reports to run at different development and run-time environments
  • Manage report templates, create mailing labels and letters
Target audience
  • PL/SQL Developer
  • Forms Developer
  • Application Developer
  • Report Developer
  • System Analyst
  • Technical Consultant
  • Business Intelligence Developer
Prerequisites

The candidates holding knowledge about data processing concepts and techniques are the ideal participants for this course.

Exams
Level Exam Name Exam Code
OCA Oracle Database11g: SQL Fundamental 1Z0-051
Oracle Database11g:Program with PL/SQL 1Z0-144
Oracle Database11g:Advanced PL/SQL 1Z0-146
OCP Oracle Database SQL Expert 1z0-047
Program with PL/SQL 1z0-147

Oracle Database: Introduction to SQL

Introduction to Oracle Database

  • List the features of Oracle Database 12c
  • Discuss the basic design, theoretical, and physical aspects of a relational database
  • Categorize the different types of SQL statements
  • Describe the data set used by the course
  • Log on to the database using SQL Developer environment
  • Save queries to files and use script files in SQL Developer

Retrieve Data using the SQL SELECT Statement

  • List the capabilities of SQL SELECT statements
  • Generate a report of data from the output of a basic SELECT statement
  • Select All Columns
  • Select Specific Columns
  • Use Column Heading Defaults
  • Use Arithmetic Operators
  • Understand Operator Precedence
  • Learn the DESCRIBE command to display the table structure

Learn to Restrict and Sort Data

  • Write queries that contain a WHERE clause to limit the output retrieved
  • List the comparison operators and logical operators that are used in a WHERE clause
  • Describe the rules of precedence for comparison and logical operators
  • Use character string literals in the WHERE clause
  • Write queries that contain an ORDER BY clause to sort the output of a SELECT statement
  • Sort output in descending and ascending order

Usage of Single-Row Functions to Customize Output

  • Describe the differences between single row and multiple row functions
  • Manipulate strings with character function in the SELECT and WHERE clauses
  • Manipulate numbers with the ROUND, TRUNC, and MOD functions
  • Perform arithmetic with date data
  • Manipulate dates with the DATE functions

Invoke Conversion Functions and Conditional Expressions

  • Describe implicit and explicit data type conversion
  • Use the TO_CHAR, TO_NUMBER, and TO_DATE conversion functions
  • Nest multiple functions
  • Apply the NVL, NULLIF, and COALESCE functions to data
  • Use conditional IF THEN ELSE logic in a SELECT statement

Aggregate Data Using the Group Functions

  • Use the aggregation functions to produce meaningful reports
  • Divide the retrieved data in groups by using the GROUP BY clause
  • Exclude groups of data by using the HAVING clause

Display Data From Multiple Tables Using Joins

  • Write SELECT statements to access data from more than one table
  • View data that generally does not meet a join condition by using outer joins
  • Join a table to itself by using a self-join

Use Sub-queries to Solve Queries

  • Describe the types of problem that sub-queries can solve
  • Define sub-queries
  • List the types of sub-queries
  • Write single-row and multiple-row sub-queries

The SET Operators

  • Describe the SET operators
  • Use a SET operator to combine multiple queries into a single query
  • Control the order of rows returned

Data Manipulation Statements

  • Describe each DML statement
  • Insert rows into a table
  • Change rows in a table by the UPDATE statement
  • Delete rows from a table with the DELETE statement
  • Save and discard changes with the COMMIT and ROLLBACK statements
  • Explain read consistency

Use of DDL Statements to Create and Manage Tables

  • Categorize the main database objects
  • Review the table structure
  • List the data types available for columns
  • Create a simple table
  • Decipher how constraints can be created at table creation
  • Describe how schema objects work

Other Schema Objects

  • Create a simple and complex view
  • Retrieve data from views
  • Create, maintain, and use sequences
  • Create and maintain indexes
  • Create private and public synonyms

Control User Access

  • Differentiate system privileges from object privileges
  • Create Users
  • Grant System Privileges
  • Create and Grant Privileges to a Role
  • Change Your Password
  • Grant Object Privileges
  • How to pass on privileges?
  • Revoke Object Privileges

Management of Schema Objects

  • Add, Modify, and Drop a Column
  • Add, Drop, and Defer a Constraint
  • How to enable and Disable a Constraint?
  • Create and Remove Indexes
  • Create a Function-Based Index
  • Perform Flashback Operations
  • Create an External Table by Using ORACLE_LOADER and by Using ORACLE_DATAPUMP
  • Query External Tables

Manage Objects with Data Dictionary Views

  • Explain the data dictionary
  • Use the Dictionary Views
  • USER_OBJECTS and ALL_OBJECTS Views
  • Table and Column Information
  • Query the dictionary views for constraint information
  • Query the dictionary views for view, sequence, index and synonym information
  • Add a comment to a table
  • Query the dictionary views for comment information

Manipulate Large Data Sets

  • Use Subqueries to Manipulate Data
  • Retrieve Data Using a Subquery as Source
  • Insert Using a Subquery as a Target
  • Usage of the WITH CHECK OPTION Keyword on DML Statements
  • List the types of Multitable INSERT Statements
  • Use Multitable INSERT Statements
  • Merge rows in a table
  • Track Changes in Data over a period of time

Data Management in different Time Zones

  • Time Zones
  • CURRENT_DATE, CURRENT_TIMESTAMP, and LOCALTIMESTAMP
  • Compare Date and Time in a Session’s Time Zone
  • DBTIMEZONE and SESSIONTIMEZONE
  • Difference between DATE and TIMESTAMP
  • INTERVAL Data Types
  • Use EXTRACT, TZ_OFFSET and FROM_TZ
  • Invoke TO_TIMESTAMP,TO_YMINTERVAL and TO_DSINTERVAL

Retrieve Data Using Sub-queries

  • Multiple-Column Subqueries
  • Pairwise and Non-pairwise Comparison
  • Scalar Subquery Expressions
  • Solve problems with Correlated Subqueries
  • Update and Delete Rows Using Correlated Subqueries
  • The EXISTS and NOT EXISTS operators
  • Invoke the WITH clause
  • The Recursive WITH clause

Regular Expression Support

  • Use the Regular Expressions Functions and Conditions in SQL
  • Use Meta Characters with Regular Expressions
  • Perform a Basic Search using the REGEXP_LIKE function
  • Find patterns using the REGEXP_INSTR function
  • Extract Substrings using the REGEXP_SUBSTR function
  • Replace Patterns Using the REGEXP_REPLACE function
  • Usage of Sub-Expressions with Regular Expression Support
  • Implement the REGEXP_COUNT function

Oracle Database: Program with PL/SQL

Introduction to PL/SQL

  • Overview of PL/SQL
  • Identify the benefits of PL/SQL Subprograms
  • Overview of the types of PL/SQL blocks
  • Create a Simple Anonymous Block
  • How to generate output from a PL/SQL Block?

Declare PL/SQL Identifiers

  • List the different Types of Identifiers in a PL/SQL subprogram
  • Usage of the Declarative Section to Define Identifiers
  • Use variables to store data
  • Identify Scalar Data Types
  • The %TYPE Attribute
  • What are Bind Variables?
  • Sequences in PL/SQL Expressions

Write Executable Statements

  • Describe Basic PL/SQL Block Syntax Guidelines
  • Learn to Comment the Code
  • Deployment of SQL Functions in PL/SQL
  • How to convert Data Types?
  • Describe Nested Blocks
  • Identify the Operators in PL/SQL

Interaction with the Oracle Server

  • Invoke SELECT Statements in PL/SQL
  • Retrieve Data in PL/SQL
  • SQL Cursor concept
  • Avoid Errors by using Naming Conventions when using Retrieval and DML Statements
  • Data Manipulation in the Server using PL/SQL
  • Understand the SQL Cursor concept
  • Use SQL Cursor Attributes to Obtain Feedback on DML
  • Save and Discard Transactions

Control Structures

  • Conditional processing using IF Statements
  • Conditional processing using CASE Statements
  • Describe simple Loop Statement
  • Describe While Loop Statement
  • Describe For Loop Statement
  • Use the Continue Statement

Composite Data Types

  • Use PL/SQL Records
  • The %ROWTYPE Attribute
  • Insert and Update with PL/SQL Records
  • INDEX BY Tables
  • Examine INDEX BY Table Methods
  • Use INDEX BY Table of Records

Explicit Cursors

  • What are Explicit Cursors?
  • Declare the Cursor
  • Open the Cursor
  • Fetch data from the Cursor
  • Close the Cursor
  • Cursor FOR loop
  • The %NOTFOUND and %ROWCOUNT Attributes
  • Describe the FOR UPDATE Clause and WHERE CURRENT Clause

Exception Handling

  • Understand Exceptions
  • Handle Exceptions with PL/SQL
  • Trap Predefined Oracle Server Errors
  • Trap Non-Predefined Oracle Server Errors
  • Trap User-Defined Exceptions
  • Propagate Exceptions
  • RAISE_APPLICATION_ERROR Procedure

Stored Procedures

  • Create a Modularized and Layered Subprogram Design
  • Modularize Development With PL/SQL Blocks
  • Understand the PL/SQL Execution Environment
  • List the benefits of using PL/SQL Subprograms
  • List the differences between Anonymous Blocks and Subprograms
  • Create, Call, and Remove Stored Procedures
  • Implement Procedures Parameters and Parameters Modes
  • View Procedure Information

Stored Functions and Debugging Subprograms

  • Create, Call, and Remove a Stored Function
  • Identify the advantages of using Stored Functions
  • Identify the steps to create a stored function
  • Invoke User-Defined Functions in SQL Statements
  • Restrictions when calling Functions
  • Control side effects when calling Functions
  • View Functions Information
  • How to debug Functions and Procedures?

Packages

  • Listing the advantages of Packages
  • Describe Packages
  • What are the components of a Package?
  • Develop a Package
  • How to enable visibility of a Package’s Components?
  • Create the Package Specification and Body using the SQL CREATE Statement and SQL Developer
  • Invoke the Package Constructs
  • View the PL/SQL Source Code using the Data Dictionary

Deploying Packages

  • Overloading Subprograms in PL/SQL
  • Use the STANDARD Package
  • Use Forward Declarations to solve Illegal Procedure Reference
  • Implement Package Functions in SQL and Restrictions
  • Persistent State of Packages
  • Persistent State of a Package Cursor
  • Control side effects of PL/SQL Subprograms
  • Invoke PL/SQL Tables of Records in Packages

Implement Oracle-Supplied Packages in Application Development

  • What are Oracle-Supplied Packages?
  • Examples of some of the Oracle-Supplied Packages
  • How does the DBMS_OUTPUT Package work?
  • Use the UTL_FILE Package to Interact with Operating System Files
  • Invoke the UTL_MAIL Package
  • Write UTL_MAIL Subprograms

Dynamic SQL

  • The Execution Flow of SQL
  • What is Dynamic SQL?
  • Declare Cursor Variables
  • Dynamically Executing a PL/SQL Block
  • Configure Native Dynamic SQL to Compile PL/SQL Code
  • How to invoke DBMS_SQL Package?
  • Implement DBMS_SQL with a Parameterized DML Statement
  • Dynamic SQL Functional Completeness

Design Considerations for PL/SQL Code

  • Standardize Constants and Exceptions
  • Understand Local Subprograms
  • Write Autonomous Transactions
  • Implement the NOCOPY Compiler Hint
  • Invoke the PARALLEL_ENABLE Hint
  • The Cross-Session PL/SQL Function Result Cache
  • The DETERMINISTIC Clause with Functions
  • Usage of Bulk Binding to Improve Performance

Triggers

  • Describe Triggers
  • Identify the Trigger Event Types and Body
  • Business Application Scenarios for Implementing Triggers
  • Create DML Triggers using the CREATE TRIGGER Statement and SQL Developer
  • Identify the Trigger Event Types, Body, and Firing (Timing)
  • Differences between Statement Level Triggers and Row Level Triggers
  • Create Instead of and Disabled Triggers
  • How to Manage, Test and Remove Triggers?

Creating Compound, DDL, and Event Database Triggers

  • What are Compound Triggers?
  • Identify the Timing-Point Sections of a Table Compound Trigger
  • Understand the Compound Trigger Structure for Tables and Views
  • Implement a Compound Trigger to Resolve the Mutating Table Error
  • Comparison of Database Triggers to Stored Procedures
  • Create Triggers on DDL Statements
  • Create Database-Event and System-Events Triggers
  • System Privileges Required to Manage Triggers

PL/SQL Compiler

  • What is the PL/SQL Compiler?
  • Describe the Initialization Parameters for PL/SQL Compilation
  • List the new PL/SQL Compile Time Warnings
  • Overview of PL/SQL Compile Time Warnings for Subprograms
  • List the benefits of Compiler Warnings
  • List the PL/SQL Compile Time Warning Messages Categories
  • Setting the Warning Messages Levels: Using SQL Developer, PLSQL_WARNINGS Initialization Parameter, and the DBMS_WARNING Package Subprograms
  • View Compiler Warnings: Using SQL Developer, SQL*Plus, or the Data Dictionary Views

Manage Dependencies

  • Overview of Schema Object Dependencies
  • Query Direct Object Dependencies using the USER_DEPENDENCIES View
  • Query an Object’s Status
  • Invalidation of Dependent Objects
  • Display the Direct and Indirect Dependencies
  • Fine-Grained Dependency Management in Oracle Database 12c
  • Understand Remote Dependencies
  • Recompile a PL/SQL Program Unit

Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with Oracle Forms

Running a Forms Application

  • Running a Form
  • Identifying the Data Elements
  • Navigating a Forms Application
  • Using the Modes of Operation
  • Querying Data
  • Inserting, Updating, and Deleting Records
  • Saving Changes
  • Displaying Errors

Working in the Forms Builder Environment

  • Forms Builder Key Features
  • Forms Builder Components
  • Navigating the Forms Builder Interface
  • Forms Builder Module Object Hierarchy
  • Customizing Your Forms Builder Session
  • Forms Executables and Module Types
  • Defining Environment Variables
  • Testing a Form with the Run Form Button

Creating a Basic Form Module

  • Creating a New Form Module
  • Creating a New Data Bock
  • Using Template Forms
  • Saving and Compiling a Form Module
  • Module Types and Storage Formats
  • Deploying a Form Module
  • Producing Documentation

Creating a Master-Detail Form

  • Creating Data Blocks with Relationships
  • Running a Master-Detail Form Module
  • Modifying the Structure of a Data Block
  • Modifying the Layout of a Data Block

Working Data Blocks and Frames

  • Managing Object Properties
  • Creating Visual Attributes
  • Controlling the Behavior and Appearance of Data Blocks
  • Controlling Frame Properties
  • Displaying Multiple Property Palettes
  • Setting Properties on Multiple Objects
  • Copying Properties
  • Creating Control Blocks

Working with Text Items

  • Creating a Text Item
  • Modifying the Appearance of a Text Item
  • Controlling the Data of a Text Item
  • Altering the Navigational Behavior of a Text Item
  • Enhancing the Relationship between Text Item and Database
  • Adding Functionality to a Text Item
  • Displaying Helpful Messages

Creating LOVs and Editors

  • LOVs and Record Groups
  • Creating an LOV Manually
  • Using the LOV Wizard to Create an LOV
  • Setting LOV Properties
  • LOV Column Mapping
  • Defining an Editor
  • Setting Editor Properties
  • Associating an Editor with a Text Item

Creating Additional Input Items

  • Input Items Overview
  • Creating a Check Box
  • Creating a List Item
  • Creating a Radio Group

Creating Noninput Items

  • Noninput Items Overview
  • Creating a Display Item
  • Creating an Image Item
  • Creating a Push Button
  • Creating a Calculated Item
  • Creating a Hierarchical Tree Item
  • Creating a Bean Area Item

Creating Windows and Content Canvases

  • Displaying a Form Module in Multiple Windows
  • Creating a New Window
  • Displaying a Form Module on Multiple Layouts
  • Creating a New Content Canvas

Working with Other Canvas Types

  • Overview of Canvas Types
  • Creating a Stacked Canvas
  • Creating a Toolbar
  • Creating a Tab Canvas

Producing and Debugging Triggers

  • Trigger Overview
  • Creating Triggers in Forms Builder
  • Specifying Execution Hierarchy
  • PL/SQL Editor Features
  • Using the Database Trigger Editor
  • Using Variables in Triggers
  • Adding Functionality with Built-in Subprograms
  • Using the Forms Debugger

Adding Functionality to Items

  • Coding Item Interaction Triggers
  • Interacting with Noninput Items

Displaying Run-Time Messages and Alerts

  • Built-Ins and Handling Errors
  • Controlling System Messages
  • The FORM_TRIGGER_FAILURE Exception
  • Triggers for Intercepting System Messages
  • Creating and Controlling Alerts
  • Handling Server Errors

Using Query Triggers

  • Query Processing Overview
  • SELECT Statements Issued During Query Processing
  • Setting WHERE and ORDER BY clauses and ONETIME_WHERE property
  • Writing Query Triggers
  • Query Array Processing
  • Coding Triggers for Enter-Query Mode
  • Overriding Default Query Processing
  • Obtaining Query Information at Run Time

Validating User Input

  • Validation Process
  • Controlling Validation by Using Properties
  • Controlling Validation by Using Triggers
  • Performing Client-Side Validation with PJCs
  • Tracking Validation Status
  • Using Built-ins to Control When Validation Occurs

Controlling Navigation

  • Using Object Properties to Control Navigation
  • Writing Navigation Triggers
  • Avoiding the Navigation Trap
  • Using Navigation Built-Ins in Triggers

Overriding or Supplementing Transaction Processing

  • Transaction Processing Overview
  • Using Commit Triggers
  • Testing the Results of Trigger DML
  • DML Statements Issued during Commit Processing
  • Overriding Default Transaction Processing
  • Getting and Setting the Commit Status
  • Implementing Array DML

Writing Flexible Code

  • What is Flexible Code?
  • Using System Variables for Flexible Coding
  • Using Built-in Subprograms for Flexible Coding
  • Copying and Subclassing Objects and Code
  • Referencing Objects by Internal ID
  • Referencing Items Indirectly

Sharing Objects and Code

  • Benefits of Reusable Objects and Code
  • Working with Property Classes
  • Working with Object Groups
  • Copying and Subclassing Objects and Code
  • Working with Object Libraries
  • Working with SmartClasses
  • Reusing PL/SQL
  • Working with PL/SQL Libraries

Using WebUtil to Interact with the Client

  • Benefits of WebUtil
  • Integrating WebUtil into a Form
  • Interacting with the Client

Introducing Multiple Form Applications

  • Multiple Form Applications Overview
  • Starting Another Form Module
  • Defining Multiple Form Functionality
  • Sharing Data among Modules

Oracle Reports Developer 10g: Build Reports

Introduction to Oracle Reports Developer

  • Business Intelligence
  • Enterprise Reporting
  • Oracle Reports Developer
  • Oracle Database 10g
  • Oracle Developer Suite 10g
  • Oracle Application Server 10g
  • OracleAS Reports Services
  • OracleAS Reports Services Architecture for the Web

Designing and Running Reports

  • Understanding User Requirements
  • Designing Reports
  • Tabular
  • Master-Detail
  • Master with Two Details
  • Matrix
  • Retrieving and Sharing Data
  • Running a Report

Exploring Oracle Reports Developer

  • Reports Developer Executables
  • Invoking Reports Builder
  • Reports Builder Modules
  • Report Data and Layout
  • Reports Builder Components
  • Object Navigator
  • Report-Level Objects
  • Data Model Objects

Creating a Paper Report

  • Report Module Components
  • Building a Paper Report
  • Viewing the Paper Report Output
  • Saving the Report Definition
  • Reentering the Wizard
  • Creating Break Reports
  • Break Report Labels
  • Creating Mailing Labels and Letters

Enhancing a Basic Paper Report

  • What Is the Paper Design?
  • The Paper Design Window
  • Modifying a Report
  • Aligning Columns
  • Setting a Format Mask
  • Manipulating Objects
  • Modifying Visual Attributes
  • Applying Conditional Formatting

Managing Report Templates

  • Using Report Templates
  • Modifying a Template
  • Customizing the Template Margin
  • Customizing the Template Body
  • Adding Web Links to a Template for Report HTML Output
  • Predefining Your Own Templates
  • Adding a Template Preview Image

Creating a Web Report

  • What Is JSP Technology?
  • JSP Advantages
  • Simple JSP Example
  • Building a Web Report
  • Using the Report Wizard
  • Report Editor: Web Source View
  • JSP Tags
  • Web Source Example

Enhancing Reports Using the Data Model: Queries and Groups

  • The Data Model Objects
  • Modifying Properties of a Query
  • Applying Changes
  • Changing the Group Structure
  • Group Hierarchy
  • Ordering Data in a Group
  • Query Modifications
  • Filtering Data in a Group

Enhancing Reports Using the Data Model: Data Sources

  • Data Source Types
  • Pluggable Data Sources
  • Using XML as a Data Source
  • Document Type Definition File
  • OLAP Data Source
  • Using Text as a Data Source
  • Using JDBC as a Data Source
  • Using REF Cursor Queries

Enhancing Reports Using the Data Model: Creating Columns

  • Data Model Columns
  • Maintaining Data Source Columns
  • Producing File Content Output
  • Creating a Column
  • Creating Summary Columns
  • Displaying Subtotals
  • Displaying Percentages
  • Creating a Formula Column

Enhancing Reports Using the Paper Layout

  • Viewing the Paper Layout
  • Designing Multipanel Reports
  • Printing Multipanel Reports
  • Different Objects in the Paper Layout
  • The Paper Layout Layers
  • Report Processing
  • Paper Layout Tools
  • Report Bursting

Controlling the Paper Layout: Common Properties

  • Modifying Paper Layout Object Properties
  • Common Layout Properties
  • Sizing Objects
  • Anchors
  • Layout Object Relationships
  • Pagination Icons in the Paper Layout
  • Controlling Print Frequency
  • Using Format Triggers

Controlling the Paper Layout: Specific Properties

  • Properties of a Repeating Frame
  • Specifying Print Direction
  • Controlling the Number of Records per Page
  • Controlling Spacing Between Records
  • Minimum Widow Records
  • System Variables
  • Valid Source Columns
  • Displaying File Contents

Web Reporting

  • Comparing Static and Dynamic Reporting
  • Adding Dynamic Content
  • Creating a Report Block
  • Invoking the Report Block Wizard
  • Examining the Web Source Code
  • rw:foreach Tag
  • rw:field Tag
  • Customizing Reports JSPs

Extending Functionality Using XML

  • Why Use XML Report Definitions?
  • Creating XML Report Definitions
  • Partial Report Definitions: Format Modification Example
  • Partial Report Definitions: Format Exception Example
  • Full Report Definition: Data Model Modification Example
  • Running XML Report Definitions
  • Debugging XML Report Definitions

Creating and Using Report Parameters

  • Creating User Parameters
  • Referencing Parameters in a Report Query
  • Using Bind References
  • Using Lexical References
  • Hints and Tips When Referencing Parameters
  • Creating a List of Values
  • Referencing System Parameters
  • Building a Paper Parameter Form

Embedding a Graph in a Report

  • Adding a Graph to a Paper Report
  • Adding a Graph to a Web Report
  • Selecting the Graph Type
  • Selecting the Graph Data
  • Adding Options to the Graph
  • Customizing Web Graphs
  • The rw:graph Tag
  • Customizing Graphs Using the Graph.XML File

Enhancing Matrix Reports

  • The Matrix Data Model
  • The Matrix Paper Layout
  • Creating Matrix Summaries
  • Creating the Matrix Manually
  • The Matrix with Group Data Model
  • The Matrix with Group Layout
  • Building a Nested Matrix
  • Nested Matrix Paper Layout

Coding PL/SQL Triggers

  • Types of Triggers in Reports
  • Trigger Code
  • Using Report Triggers
  • Using Data Model Triggers: PL/SQL Group Filter
  • Using Data Model Triggers: Parameter Validation
  • Using Layout Triggers
  • Using Format Triggers
  • Event-Based Reporting

Extending Functionality Using the SRW Package

  • Contents of the SRW Package
  • Outputting Messages
  • Executing a Nested Report
  • Restricting Data
  • Initializing Fields
  • Creating a Table of Contents
  • Performing DDL Statements
  • Setting Format Attributes

Maximizing Performance Using OracleAS Reports Services

  • Running Reports Using OracleAS Reports Services
  • Report Request Methods
  • Oracle Application Server Components
  • Enabling Single Sign-On Access
  • Running the Web Layout: JSP Run-time Architecture
  • Running the Paper Layout: Servlet Run-time Architecture
  • Running a Paper Report on the Web
  • Queue Manager

Building Reports: Efficiency Guidelines

  • Tuning Reports
  • Performance Measurement
  • Non SQL Data Sources
  • Investigating the Data Model
  • Investigating the Paper Layout
  • Running the Report
  • Different Development and Run-Time Environments
  • Developing Reports to Run in Different GUIs

Partners

A Few Things You'll Love!

What our Students Speak

+