Sunday, the weather was not that good, there was some lightning and rain falling down, but it did not actually matter to me, as ODTUG Kaleidoscope kicked off with the Symposiums. Scott Spendolini, the moderator of the APEX Symposium, held a terrific keynote speech. He went by 431 slides in half-hour!
It was nice, he began from the yr 1996 when he graduated and talked about that time and the way the IT business appeared like method then. He build issues up, so we noticed the historical past of his life combined with the APEX releases and the place it came from. The second slide we would have liked to keep in mind: “Less is More” which I’m additionally an advocate of. Mike Hichwa, the “father” of Oracle Application Express talked about how you can position APEX, a quick overview of the structure and the future of APEX.
The longer term seems shiny, the people who doubted about it, wait until you see Websheets! You favored the Interactive Reports, which is a brand new characteristic of APEX 3.1? You ain’t seen nothing but! But Websheets is way more than a tabular form, it’s a software (or even software) in it is own! I hope to upload some screenshots tomorrow.
But that’s not all, in the subsequent launch of APEX (in all probability 2009) we’ll get a lot more: customized merchandise varieties, declarative AJAX options, new 3rd celebration components, improved error dealing with and way more! Another new tool Mike announced …