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APEX Report Performance

Recently at the UKOUG TECH18 Conference I gave a presentation entitled ‘Choosing the Right Report & Features to Give your Users when Presenting Data in an APEX Application’ which you can read more about here. During the presentation, one of the common problems...

Making an APEX Wizard Clickable

Recently I was at the Tech 18 conference in Liverpool where I went to an APEX presentation by Adrian Trotman on the power of lists. During his presentation (which was good by the way), he gave out a challenge to the room. He asked if anyone could make the wizard list...

UK OUG Tech18 APEX State Of The Union

If, like me, you attended UK OUG’s Tech18 conference at ACC Liverpool  and have a particular interest in Application Express, you may well have attended Joel Kallman’s “State Of The Union” address. This blog is a review of Joel’s presentation, and of the key messages...

Application Archive for Presentations

For my Tech18 presentation ‘The Numerous options for APEX 18.1 Interactive Grid Validation” I needed to prepare a deck of slides and a demo APEX application in which I can quickly switch to. During rehearsals I need to place the APEX application in its “starting...

APEX Plugins for Beginners

One of the great features of APEX is the possibility to import JavaScript plugins and css libraries into the application, just by referencing an external link or uploading a .js file. There are several JavaScript plugins available online that can be used to easily add...

Making Your APEX App Safer

APEX uses the best of the modern web to create native web applications; unfortunately, this also brings modern vulnerabilities that we always need to be aware of. To protect applications, APEX has a number of in-built security features available to prevent SQL...

Explorer Recognised as Oracle Digital Partner of the Year 2019

"This award recognises the fantastic work we do with our customers and the outcomes we help deliver through Oracle Cloud and Hybrid Cloud implementations in collaboration with our peers in Oracle Digital. 2018 was another great year for Explorer through sustained...


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