Session ID: 496


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 that are available in Enterprise Edition with the ability to be embed 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.

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

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

Objective 3: Demonstrate how quickly these tools can be installed and examples of what these tools are capable of producing.

Audience: Introductory