This Application Developer's Guide provides general information about creating applications using MarkLogic Server. For information about developing search application using the powerful XQuery search features of MarkLogic Server, see the Search Developer's Guide.
The following are skills and experience useful in developing applications with MarkLogic Server. You do not need to have all of these skills to get started, but these are skills that you can build over time as you gain MarkLogic application development experience.
MarkLogic Server includes a full set of documentation, available at http://docs.marklogic.com. This Application Developer's Guide provides concepts and design patterns used in developing MarkLogic Server applications. The following is a list of pointers where you can find technical information: