SQL Developer 17.2: Publish RESTful Service (GET) based on a Data Grid

thatjeffsmith ORDS, SQL Developer 0 Comments

Think building REST Services for Oracle Database is hard? Tooling around SQL Developer, browsing data, and thought to yourself, that would make a great Web Service? Now, you can quickly publish the query behind a grid to a new or existing ORDS Module. Just right-click! (well wait a second, you need ORDS installed and configured for your database. And the …

Look and Feel – Feel Free to Go Crazy

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 26 Comments

Apparently SQL Developer doesn’t look super awesome on some Windows high-resolution displays (Macs are apparently A-OK!) 4 and 5k monitors. But that’s OK – it’s fixed in Java 9, and that appears to work just fine with SQL Developer v17.2. But another question came up – how can I make SQL Developer look…different? There isn't an overall theme for all …

Upcoming Webcasts: Getting Started with SQL Developer, SQLcl, & ORDS

thatjeffsmith ORDS, SQL Developer 12 Comments

I get the impression that many of you have thought about getting more acquainted with our development tools and platforms here at Oracle. But I ALSO get the impression that many of you just haven’t had the time. So, I’m officially inviting you to participate in a series of upcoming webinars I’ll be hosting. How they ‘work’ We’ll use a …

Release News – What’s On Tap

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 26 Comments

SQL Developer has averaged about a single major release a year. We’ve also always had an Early Adopter or open beta where we would debut new features, and you could provide feedback. I think this worked – quite well even. But that’s over. Starting later this year, you’ll see us put our product (SQLDev, Data Modeler, SQLcl, ORDS) release updates …