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Fine Tune the View layer of your Fusion Web Application

by Jobinesh Purushothaman | July 2010 | Enterprise Articles Java Oracle

Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) is an end to end enterprise application development framework built on Java and Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE) technology stack. This is based on standard patterns and proven technologies, built with a motive of simplifying the technology complexity. Oracle ADF follows Model-View-Controller design (MVC) pattern, by adding definite roles to each layer.

A 'Fusion Web Application' is an enterprise web application built using ADF Faces for the view, ADF Model for data binding, and ADF Page Flow for the controller and ADF Business Components for business services. This article by Jobinesh Purushothaman, discusses basic guidelines on how to improve the performance and scalability of the view layer of a Fusion Web Application.

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Organizing Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010

by Mark Polino | July 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

In this article by Mark Polino, author of the book Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Cookbook, we will look at:

  • Speeding up account entry with Account Aliases
  • Gaining visibility with Horizontal Scroll Arrows
  • Streamlining payables processing by prioritizing vendors
  • Getting clarity with User Defined fields
  • Developing connections with Internet User Defined fields

These recipes are designed to help administrators get more out of Dynamics GP for their users by organizing Dynamics GP.

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Tools and Techniques for Solving Least Privilege Security Problems

by Russell Smith | July 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

There may be situations where you need to support standard users and have no choice but to temporarily grant administrative privileges. This article by Russell Smith, author of Least Privilege Security for Windows 7, Vista and XP, includes information about tools and techniques that can be used to solve Least Privilege Security problems.

In this article we'll learn to:

  • Set up a system for temporarily granting administrative privileges to standard users for support purposes
  • Use Task Scheduler to run common processes without the need to elevate privileges
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Java in Oracle Database

by Nataraju Neeluru | July 2010 | Enterprise Articles Java Oracle

In this article by Nataraju Neeluru, we will try to get some understanding of what the Oracle database offers for Java and the Java developers. We will not go into the details of any particular feature or tool, because there are too many to discuss here. Instead, we will just have an overview of the support for Java in Oracle database, and how it can be used. In other words, we will focus more on what things are available, rather than how to do those things.

We will familiarize ourselves with:

  • Various things that Oracle database offers by means of an embedded Java runtime
  • How Java stored procedures can be used to extend the PL/SQL world to Java
  • How SQL, PL/SQL and Java can work with each other.
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Using Javascript Effects to enhance your Joomla! website for Visitors

by Richard Carter | July 2010 | Joomla! Open Source

With the widespread empowering of website owners being able to manage their own website's content, there are a huge number of content management systems available. Joomla! is one of the most popular of these content management systems with a large user base and active community who are constantly working to improve Joomla! for new and future users.

In this article by Richard Carter, author of Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook , we will learn :

  • Including a JavaScript file in your Joomla! template
  • Tips and tricks on minimizing page load time when using JavaScript
  • Maximizing backward compatibility with JavaScript
  • Providing Internet Explorer 6 with transparent PNG support in your Joomla! template
  • Installing the jQuery JavaScript library in Joomla!
  • Creating an image slideshow with JavaScript in Joomla!
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Extending Applications in Tcl

by Piotr Beltowski Wojciech Kocjan | July 2010 | Open Source

In this article by Wojciech Kocjan and Piotr Beltowski, authors of the book Tcl 8.5 Network Programming, we will see how to create extensible applications using Tcl-based modules.

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Maintaining Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010

by Mark Polino | July 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

Maintaining Dynamics GP is an important part of keeping the system healthy. In this article by Mark Polino, author of the book Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Cookbook, we will look at some common maintenance items including:

  • Preventing entry of wrong dates by Closing Periods
  • Improving performance by adjusting AutoComplete settings
  • Cleaning up Accounts Receivable with Paid Transaction Removal
  • Providing correct tax information by Updating 1099 information
  • Maintaining updated code by rolling out Service Packs with Client Updates
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Customizing your Template Using Joomla!1.5

by Richard Carter | July 2010 | Joomla! Open Source

With the widespread empowering of website owners being able to manage their own website's content, there are a huge number of content management systems available. Joomla! is one of the most popular of these content management systems with a large user base and active community who are constantly working to improve Joomla! for new and future users.

In the first article we have learned How to Style the search Module and Search Component

In the Second article of this article series by Richard Carter, author of Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook we will learn:

  • Customizing the breadcrumb
  • Styling pagination
  • Linking back to the top of your page
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Adding a Random Background Image to your Joomla! Template

by Richard Carter | July 2010 | Joomla! Open Source

With the widespread empowering of website owners being able to manage their own website's content, there are a huge number of content management systems available. Joomla! is one of the most popular of these content management systems with a large user base and active community who are constantly working to improve Joomla! for new and future users.

In the first article we have learned How to Style the search Module and Search Component

In the Second article we have learned How to Customize your Template

In the third article of the article series by Richard Carter, author of Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook we will learn to Add a random background image to your Joomla! template

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Creating a Catalyst Application in Catalyst 5.8

by Antano Solar John | June 2010 | Open Source

In this article by Antano Solar John, author of Catalyst 5.8: The Perl MVC Framework, we will be creating a basic application. We'll create the skeleton of the application and write some Catalyst actions (Perl code that gets executed on URL requests). Then we'll learn how to use the Template Toolkit (TT) to generate HTML output and finally, connect a SQLite database to Catalyst with DBIx::Class.

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Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Creating and Customizing Your Webpage

by Rahul Pitre | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

In this article series, the objective is to create a skeleton for your website by building four skeletal web pages that will serve as your website's foundation.

In this article by Rahul Pitre, author of Microsoft Office Live Small Business Beginner's Guide we will learn :

  • A Home page that acts as the gateway to your site
  • An About Us page that tells a visitor about you and your business
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Customizing Search Module and Search Component using Joomla! 1.5

by Richard Carter | June 2010 | Joomla! Open Source

With the widespread empowering of website owners being able to manage their own website's content, there are a huge number of content management systems available. Joomla! is one of the most popular of these content management systems with a large user base and active community who are constantly working to improve Joomla! for new and future users.

In the first article of the three part article series by Richard Carter, author of Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook we will learn:

  • Styling the search module
  • Styling the search component
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Overview of the Compiere Application Dictionary and its Components

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

In this three-part article series on advanced aspects of Compiere by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, we will cover:

  1. Overview of the Compiere Application Dictionary and its components
  2. Adding a custom field in Compiere
  3. Setting up a basic document process approval workflow in Compiere

In this article we will cover the first part—overview of the Application Dictionary (AD)

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Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Extending the Personal Website

by Rahul Pitre | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

Office Live Small Business is Microsoft's web-presence service for small businesses. It's part software and part service. In fact, Microsoft calls this strategy Software + Services.

In the previous article we have learned How to create and Customize your Home Page

In this article byRahul Pitre, author of Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Beginner’s Guide we will learn :

  • A Contact Us page that enables visitors to contact you
  • A Privacy Policy page that tells visitors how you use their personal information, such as their names and e-mail addresses
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Adding a Custom Field in Compiere 3

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

Having seen the Compiere Application Dictionary and its components, in this article by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, we will cover how to add a menu item and a custom list field to a Compiere window by using the AD components.

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