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11iOraXMLPF-SSC 11i Oracle XML Publisher Fundamentals - Self-Study Course

Oracle Course Description:
Starting with the basic concepts, architecture and underlying standards of Oracle XML Publisher, this 11i Oracle XML Publisher Fundamentals - Self-Study Course will lead you through a progressive series of exercises to build your expertise. By the end of this course, you'll have the knowledge and skills to be able to create Oracle XML Publisher templates in RTF and PDF formats.
Oracle Course Duration:
Self Placed
Oracle Course Target Audience:
Business Analysts,Business Intelligence Developer,End Users,Functional Implementer,Reports Developer,Technical Consultant
Oracle Course Prerequisite:
NONE
Course Content:
  • Course Overview

  • Introduction

    • Understanding XML
    • Classic Reporting Tools Issues
    • Advantages of Oracle BI Publisher
    • Oracle BI Publisher Technology

  • Working with Oracle BI Publisher Desktop

    • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Desktop
    • Running the Installer
    • Understanding Oracle BI Publisher Desktop
    • Creating an RTF Template
    • Understanding Field Properties
    • Creating a Chart

  • Oracle BI Publisher Architecture

    • Components of Oracle BI Publisher
    • Architecture of Oracle BI Publisher

  • Introduction to the Standards

    • XML Standards Objectives
    • Components of XML Documents
    • Well-Formed XML Documents
    • Creating an XML Document
    • Editing XML
    • Understanding XML Namespaces
    • Document Type Definition
    • Understanding the XML Schema

  • Introduction to the Standards, cont.

    • Creating an XML Schema Document
    • Using the JDeveloper XML Schema Editor
    • Registering an XML Schema
    • Using the XML Schema-Aware Editor
    • Understanding XML Path
    • Understanding XSL
    • Understanding Template Rules
    • Using XSLT

  • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise

    • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise 5.6.2
    • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise 5.6.2 on Windows
    • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise 5.6.2 on Linux
    • Installing Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise 5.6.2 Patches

  • RTF Templates

    • Using the Basic Method
    • Editing an RTF Template
    • Understanding BI Publisher Template Viewer
    • Viewing the Report
    • Using the Form Field Method
    • Creating a Template Using the Form Field Method
    • Previewing the Report
    • Associating XML Data

  • RTF Templates, cont.

    • Designing Template Layouts
    • Designing Template Layouts
    • Image, Charts, and Graphics
    • Data-driven Shape Support
    • Template Features
    • Conditional Formatting
    • Page-level Calculations
    • Data Handling, Variables, Parameters, and Properties

  • Working with Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise Edition

    • Accessing the Administration Options
    • Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise Server Administration
    • Working with User Roles
    • Understanding Other Admin Options
    • Working with Reports
    • Understanding Report Actions
    • Using the Online Analyzer
    • Working with the Analyzer

  • Working with Oracle BI Publisher Enterprise Edition, cont.

    • Creating a New Folder
    • Understanding Folder Actions
    • Creating a Query
    • Understanding Folder Actions
    • Creating a Query
    • Translating Reports
    • Using the XLIFF Option
    • Understanding XLIFF Files and Adding a Report File Translation

  • Other Templates

    • PDF Template
    • Adding Markup
    • Field Properties Options
    • Adding a Check Box
    • Working with PDF Template
    • ETEXT Templates

  • Integration with Oracle BI Enterprise Edition

    • Publishing a Report from the Answer Request
    • Creating Answers Request
    • Creating a Report
    • Publishing a Report from BI Server
    • Creating a Query

  • E-Business Suite Development Suite

    • Creating an XML Publisher Solution
    • Searching and Modifying and Existing Report
    • Modifying a Report

  • Building a Data Template

    • Understanding the XML Publisher Data Template
    • Creating the XML Publisher Data Template

  • Advanced eBusiness Suite Concepts

    • Understanding FSG Templates
    • Using Specialized Fonts
    • XML Publisher Bursting
    • Migrating Oracle Reports to XML Publisher

  • Administration in 11i eBusiness Suite

    • Customize the Behavior of BI Publisher
    • Moving Templates and Data Definitions

  • XML Publisher Report Standards

    • General Guidelines
    • Report Layout Guidelines
    • Data Formatting in a Report