Category: Oracle

The events at Oracle Open World are rolling in.  Here’s a very interesting one in case your from the Benelux(Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxemburg): BeNeLux Architectural Networking Event.   Target audience Anybody who would like to discuss projects, architectures, product combinations, or technical issues is welcome to attend. There will be some experts that will help […]

On May 12 iAdvise hosted the “APEX and mobile seminar”. With a turnout of more than 50 customers and interested developers, it indicates that mobile development is a real hype and the demand for mobile applications is rising. This was the starting point for Stijn who started with an overview of the current situation and […]

Larry talks first about Fusion Apps. After a controlled test period, it’s now officially available. And now for really the first announcement… Larry Ellison: “Everybody has a cloud, we too need a cloud” So here it is Oracle Public Could. Great to see Apex is strongly supported. You can move your application and data from […]

One year ago Steven Feuerstein launched a competition called “The Pl/SQL Challenge“. The idea was to let Oracle PL/SQL developers test their knowledge, learn and win prices by taking a daily quiz. The format seems to be a success: every day more than 1000 PL/SQL developers test their knowledge about the language, in total more […]

What should you do if you have an anydata column in a queue table and you don’t have any tool to read from it(sqldeveloper doesn’t support it natively)? I have written some code to extract all the information from such a column and print it, whatever the content would be. You can find out more

On friday my quiz was on the PL/SQL Challenge. Topic: “Guidelines for Designing Triggers: Avoid Non-Transactional Logic in DML Triggers” Yes, about “statement restart” My idea about the quiz was “making developers aware of the Oracle behaviour”. And I hope a lot of PL/SQL developers learned from it. It wasn’t easy to come up with […]

Steven Feuerstein started last year the PL/SQL Challenge, a quiz about…PL/SQL! What else could one expect from Steven😉 The PL/SQL Challenge is an interesting quiz to test your PL/SQL knowledge and win some great prizes(up to $1000!). Not only it’s about testing your knowledge, but also about learning a lot PL/SQL(even experienced developers can learn!). […]