3 APEX Installation Overview
Oracle APEX Installation Guide describes how to install Oracle APEX in a self-managed (local) database.
How you sign in and access APEX depends upon your user role and where APEX resides. APEX may reside in a local self-managed Oracle or in an Oracle Cloud Service.
- About APEX Architecture
Oracle APEX uses a simple architecture in which pages are dynamically generated using metadata stored within the Oracle database.
- About Accessing APEX in Oracle Cloud
Learn about accessing Oracle APEX in Oracle Cloud.
- Understanding the Installation Process
Installing Oracle APEX is a multiple step process. You follow the same instructions for new or upgrade installations.
- About the APEX Runtime Environment
Learn about the Oracle APEX runtime environment.