There are many opportunities for building web applications against an Oracle 11g database. This book contains examples of PHP web application development in Chapter 8 to illustrate LOBs, and server-side Java Libraries in Chapter 15. Appendixes C and D support these development examples. Appendix D also highlights how to use the JDBC to support Java applications.
You require a separate Apache HTTP server whether you use a scripting solution in PHP or JServlet solution in Java. This chapter explores Oracle complete solutions using PL/SQL programming solutions.
This chapter covers the following topics: