While no specific prerequisites are stated for this course, it is assumed that the reader has experience using, developing or administering information systems technologies including, but not limited to, databases. In particular, experience in the following subjects will be useful:
A working knowledge of HTML and familiarity with XML.
The basics of the Java programming language and Java development concepts.
Knowledge of J2EE concepts is also helpful.
A general knowledge of TCP/IP networking, especially the HTTP and HTTPS protocols.
A good understanding of the Oracle database.
A working knowledge of the operating system, such as Unix, MS Windows, and so on, in which the Oracle Application Server environment will operate.