Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions: Customise your Oracle EBS through the power of Oracle APEX

Ben Morris 10-Aug-2023 15:58:20
Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions: Customise your Oracle EBS through the power of Oracle APEX

Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) is a comprehensive suite of business applications that streamlines operations and enhances efficiency for organisations of all sizes. However, every business is unique, and specific requirements may go beyond the standard functionality offered by Oracle EBS. This is where DSP's Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions come into play, providing businesses with the unparalleled flexibility to tailor and amplify their EBS environment to perfectly align with their specific needs.

This blog discusses using Oracle Application Express (APEX) to customise and extend Oracle EBS for a tailored solution aligned with business processes.


Understanding Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions

Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions are customisations that allow organisations to extend the capabilities of their Oracle EBS system beyond the out-of-the-box features. These extensions are built using various tools and technologies, but one of the most popular and influential options is Oracle APEX.

Oracle APEX is a low-code development platform that empowers users to design, develop, and deploy web-based applications quickly and efficiently. With its user-friendly interface and extensive pre-built components, APEX enables businesses to create tailored solutions without complex coding.


The Power of Oracle APEX in Customising Oracle EBS

Oracle APEX offers seamless integration with Oracle EBS, allowing businesses to leverage the existing data and functionalities of EBS while building custom applications and extensions. Here are some of the key benefits of using Oracle APEX for Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions:

  1. Simplified Customisations: Oracle APEX provides a visual development environment that makes it easy for users, including non-developers, to create custom applications, reports, and forms. This significantly reduces the time and effort required to implement customisations in Oracle EBS.
  2. Seamless Integration: APEX applications can seamlessly integrate with Oracle EBS, enabling the exchange of data and processes between the two systems. This integration ensures a smooth user experience and real-time data synchronisation.
  3. Enhanced User Experience: By building user-friendly interfaces with APEX, organisations can improve the user experience within Oracle EBS. Customised dashboards, reports, and workflows can be designed to match the specific needs of different user roles.
  4. Scalability and Performance: Oracle APEX applications are highly scalable and performant, ensuring optimal performance even with large amounts of data. This scalability is critical for businesses experiencing growth and expansion.
  5. Security and Governance: Oracle APEX inherits the security features of Oracle EBS, ensuring that all custom applications and extensions adhere to the existing security and governance policies.



Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions, powered by Oracle APEX, offer businesses the opportunity to create a fully customised and tailored Oracle EBS environment that aligns with their unique needs and processes. With its low-code development capabilities, Oracle APEX empowers organisations to build custom applications and reports quickly and efficiently, enhancing the overall user experience and driving business efficiency.

If you want to discuss Oracle E-Business Suite Extensions with one of our experts, contact us today and we'd be happy to support you! 


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