Odoo 12 Development Cookbook - Third Edition

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Learn
  • Develop a module in the Odoo framework and modify the existing flow of any application
  • Build dynamic websites with Odoo CMS
  • Create and modify backend JavaScript components in Odoo and POS
  • Connect and access any object in Odoo via Remote Procedure Calls (RPC)
  • Illustrate the different tools available in Odoo to implement business processes for your records
  • Implement in-app purchase services
  • Manage, deploy, and test an Odoo instance with the PaaS Odoo.sh
  • Configure IoT Box to add and upgrade Point of Sale (POS) hardware
About

Odoo is a powerful framework known for rapid application development. Its latest release, Odoo 12, introduces tons of new features. With this book, you’ll learn how to develop powerful Odoo applications from scratch, using all the latest features.

This Odoo cookbook starts by covering Odoo installation and deployment on the server. Next, you’ll explore the Odoo framework with real-world examples. You’ll create a new Odoo module from the ground up and progress to advanced framework concepts. You’ll also learn how to modify existing applications, including Point of Sale (POS). This book is not just limited to backend development; the advanced JavaScript recipes for creating new views and widgets will help you build beautiful UI elements. As you move forward, you’ll gain insights into website development and become a quality Odoo developer by studying performance optimization, debugging, and automated tests. Finally, you’ll learn the latest concepts like multi-website, In-App Purchasing (IAP), Odoo.sh, and IoT Box.

By the end of the book, you’ll have all the knowledge you need to build powerful Odoo applications. The development best practices used in this book will undoubtedly come handy when you are working with the Odoo framework.

Features
  • Get up to speed with Odoo 12 to create custom and reusable modules
  • Interconnect your application with other systems by implementing web APIs
  • Understand the mechanisms powering the Odoo framework and Odoo.sh to build robust enterprises
Page Count 774
Course Length 23 hours 13 minutes
ISBN 9781789618921
Date Of Publication 26 Apr 2019

Authors

Daniel Reis

Daniel Reis has had a long career in the IT industry, mostly as a consultant implementing business applications in variety of sectors, and today works for Securitas, a multinational security services provider. He has been working with Odoo (formerly OpenERP) since 2010, is an active contributor to the Odoo Community Association projects, is currently a member of the board of the Odoo Community Association, and collaborates with ThinkOpen Solutions, a leading Portuguese Odoo integrator.

Alexandre Fayolle

Alexandre Fayolle started working with Linux and free software in the mid 1990s and quickly became interested in the Python programming language. In 2012, he joined Camptocamp to share his expertise on Python, PostgreSQL, and Linux with the team implementing Odoo. He currently manages projects for Camptocamp and is strongly involved in the Odoo Community Association. In his spare time, he likes to play jazz on the vibraphone.

Holger Brunn

Holger Brunn has been a fervent open source advocate since he came into contact with the open source market sometime in the nineties. He has programmed for ERP and similar systems in different positions since 2001. For the last 10 years, he has dedicated his time to TinyERP, which became OpenERP and evolved into Odoo. Currently, he works at Therp BV in the Netherlands as a developer and is an active member of the Odoo Community Association (OCA).

Parth Gajjar

Parth Gajjar is Application Engineer at Odoo and has been working on Odoo for the past 6 years. For the past year and a half, Parth has been working as a code reviewer at Odoo India. During this time, he has worked in several departments of Odoo, including offshore, migration, and research and development. During his time in research and development, he has developed several key features in Odoo, including the marketing automation module Odoo mobile app (The hybrid JavaScript Part), mobile push notification, Less/CSS editor, Domain Selector widget, and the Qweb report engine prototype. He often gives technical training to Odoo partners. Also, he handes technical interviews at Odoo India.