Showing posts from October, 2012

Formspider: Amazing Web Applications with PL/SQL

I've been sharing this brief summary with people who ask me what Formspider is, who is it for and why they should be interested. I figured I share it here, as well.
What is Formspider? Formspider is a Web 2.0 framework that lets you build world class Web applications with only PL/SQL. Formspider apps run using 100% AJAX, DHTML and JavaScript without the need to know any of them.
Who is Formspider for? Formspider is for organizations and developers that want to leverage their PL/SQL skills for Web 2.0 application development.
Why Formspider?
Increased Productivity Leverage your existing PL/SQL skills to build modern Web applications. Formspider’s only programming language is PL/SQL. It is very easy and intuitive to learn for PL/SQL or Oracle Forms developers. There is no need to know or learn Java, JavaScript or HTML. 
Higher Quality Design your applications with data driven, beautiful UI components. Run them smoothly with 100% AJAX in every browser by default. Reuse best practices for perf…

Deploying Formspider to Tomcat

This article explains how to deploy Formspider Middle Tier to a Tomcat installation.