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This page lists Oracle and commercial books as well as training for Oracle JDeveloper 11g. More learning resources including tutorials and samples are available from the JDeveloper home page.

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 Certification
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Self Paced Online Training

Official Documentation - JDeveloper  and Oracle ADF 

 Oracle's Fusion Developer's Guides (free)
A set of books Including:
  • Fusion Developer's Guide - The complete guide to the Oracle ADF framework
  • Web User Interface Developer's Guide - The complete guide to the Oracle ADF Faces
  • Desktop Integration Developer's Guide - The complete guide to the Oracle ADF Desktop Integration
  • Mobile Developer's Guide - The complete guide to the Oracle ADF Mobile
  • And more...

Commercial Books

You can use your OTN member discounts on the following books
 Quick Start Guide to Oracle Fusion Development - samples: Chapter 2, Chapter 4
 Oracle ADF 11gR2 Development Beginner's Guide - samples: Chapter 10
 Oracle JDeveloper 11g Handbook - samples: Chapter 1, Chapter 5
 Oracle Fusion Developer Guide - samples: Chapter 1, Chapter 18
 Oracle ADF Real World Developer's Guide - samples: Chapter 3
 Oracle JDeveloper 11gR2 Cookbook - Sample Chapter 4
 Oracle ADF Enterprise Application Development-Made Simple - Sample Chapter 1
 Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook - Sample Chapter 2
 Developing Web Applications with Oracle ADF Essentials - Sample Chapter 3
 Oracle ADF Mobile in 21 Days
 Managing Oracle Fusion Applications
 Oracle Fusion Applications Development and Extensibility Handbook
 Ajax in Oracle JDeveloper
 JDBC 4.0 and Oracle JDeveloper for J2EE Development
 Processing XML documents with Oracle JDeveloper 11g

Certification - Get an official Oracle ADF Certification

Developer Certification - Oracle Application Development Framework Certified Implementation Specialist

Oracle Application Development Framework Essentials
Exam Number: 1Z0-554
Get ready with the ADF Study Guide

Service Integrator Company Certification - Oracle Application Development Framework Specialization

Certification Criteria
Learn more on OPN check out the specialize tab

Instructor Lead Training from Oracle University

 Development Tools Learning Paths and Certification
 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF I
Oracle University Code: D53979GC10
Outline: This course teaches developers how to build web applications by using ADF Business Components (ADF BC), rich ADF Faces, and ADF data binding. Participants use Oracle JDeveloper 11g to build, test, secure, and deploy their applications. Participants are assumed to be already familiar with the basics of the Java language. This first-level ADF course provides the essential skills to build applications with the Oracle Fusion technology stack, including topics on input validation, customizing a data model, planning the user interface, and implementing transactional capabilities.
Duration: 5 days
 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF II
Oracle University Code: D67020GC20
Outline:

This course is aimed at web developers who need to apply more advanced techniques and comprehensive functionality to their applications using Oracle ADF. The course covers topics that are beyond the scope of Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF I, but this second-level ADF course assumes that participants are already familiar with the 11g techniques covered by the first course.

The course takes a practical approach to development, with labs that handle events, ADF BC service interfaces, the use of skins, and the reuse of components.

Learn To:
  • Apply company standards to the data model
  • Provide Lists of Values (LOV)
  • Display dynamically changing data
  • Use skins to control the look-and-feel
  • Integrate ADF with SOA and WebCenter

A Live Virtual Class (LVC) is exclusively for registered students; unregistered individuals may not view an LVC at any time. Registered students must view the class from the country listed in the registration form. Unauthorized recording, copying, or transmission of LVC content may not be made.

Duration: 3 days
 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF Accelerated
Oracle University Code: D72215GC20
Outline: This is a bundled course comprising of Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF I Ed 2 and Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build Applications with ADF II Ed 2 courses. The ADF I course is aimed at developers who need to build Java EE applications using Oracle ADF. The ADF II course deals with advanced techniques and aids developers add more comprehensive functionality to their applications. Participants use Oracle JDeveloper 11g Release 1 Patch Set 1 to build, test and deploy an end-to-end web application. The data model is built with ADF Business Components and the user interface with ADF Faces. During the course, participants learn to build each part of the application with the Fusion technology stack and then deploy it to WebLogic Server. The course takes a practical approach to development, with labs that handle events, ADF BC service interfaces, the use of skins, and the reuse of components.
Duration: 5 days
 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Build ADF Faces Clients for EJB and JPA
Oracle University Code: D62792GC10
Outline: This course is designed for Java EE developers who need to build web applications based on a JPA/EJB data model. The course focuses on Java EE 5 technologies, such as Java Server Pages (JSP), JavaServer Faces(JSF), and ADF Faces with EJB 3.0 as the application model. Weblogic Server 10.3 is used as the application execution environment, and Oracle JDeveloper 11g is used as the development tool for the course. To build their web application, students utilize Oracle ADF, including page design, task flow analysis and security implementation. Topics also include transaction management with Session Beans, Message-Driven beans, handling application events, and deploying and troubleshooting applications.
Duration: 5 days
 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: ADF Desktop Integration - Online Course
Outline: In this course you learn how to develop Excel workbooks that can be integrated with Fusion Web applications. You learn:
How to customize the appearance of the workbook so that it matches a corporate style
How to internationalize it if it is to be used in remote locations, and, once finished
How to deploy it with the Fusion Web application with which, it is integrated.
Duration: 8 hours, Self Paced Online

Online Training - by Oracle JDeveloper/ADF Product Management

 Oracle ADF Insider
The ADF Insider series contains recorded sessions that will help you get up to speed with Oracle ADF. The Oracle ADF Insider Basics series gives you introduction to the core functionality of Oracle ADF and the various layers of the framework. The Oracle ADF Insider series also covers advanced topics and techniques with Oracle Application Development Framework. Check back regularly for updates by experts, for experts.
 Advanced ADF Series Part 1
Outline: This self-paced "eCourse" is the first in a series that addresses Oracle ADF 11g topics through video presentations, quizzes and practices. The course was designed to provide you with the most relevant and performance-based learning experience possible in a self-study environment. You'll find tips, tricks, and best practices from Oracle experts. You decide the way you want to learn as well as the sequence in which you want to study the modules in the course. Topics in Part 1 include:
  • ADF Overview
  • ADF Bindings
  • Project Considerations for Team Development
  • ADF Task Flows
Duration: 11 hours & 40 minutes
 Advanced ADF Series Part II
Outline: This course brings together a collection of video presentations where ADF experts take you through the concepts and processes needed for particular tasks. To enhance the learning experience, we have interspersed these presentations with additional content types, each accessible through left-hand menu, and allowing you to check your knowledge as you progress through the topics. Topics in Part II include:
  • ADF Region Interaction
  • ADF Region Contextual Events
  • Building User Interfaces
  • Page Templates and Declarative Components
  • ADF Faces Skinning
  • Building Visually Appealing Web 2.0 Data Dashboards
Duration: 13 hours & 20 minutes
 Oracle ADF Architecture TV
This is a free TV channel which will deliver a huge array of short, distinct topics as relating to all parts of the ADF development lifecycle, from planning, to design, to development, deployment and delivery.
 ADF Academy - Oracle ADF Mobile
Outline: This self paced course provide an introduction to mobile application development with Oracle ADF Mobile. Topics include:
  • Introduction to Oracle ADF Mobile
  • Designing Oracle ADF Mobile applications
  • Integrating Device Services
  • Accessing Web Services
Duration: 90 minutes

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