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Odoo 12 Development Cookbook - Third Edition

By : Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis
Book Image

Odoo 12 Development Cookbook - Third Edition

By: Parth Gajjar, Alexandre Fayolle, Holger Brunn, Daniel Reis

Overview of this book

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.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)

Preface

Odoo is a suite of integrated business applications. Odoo comes with over 25 different business applications covering CRM, manufacturing, e-commerce, accounting, and more. In short, it is an all-in-one solution covering all of your business needs.

Odoo is great software for developers too. Thanks to Odoo's strong framework, developers can build powerful applications from scratch. The Odoo framework has a built-in extension mechanism. Odoo's built-in applications are also built with the same framework, and its extensibility helps developers to create extension modules to modify existing applications.

The scope of the Odoo framework is huge, and it is very hard for newcomers to follow its learning curve. Odoo 12 Development Cookbook - Third Edition provides step-by-step recipes that help you learn every aspect of the Odoo framework, including all of the latest features of version 12. Its unique problem-and-solution approach helps you to solve your day-to-day Odoo development issues.