Tag Archives: new features

11g bits and bobs…

I’ve just released an article covering the Miscellaneous New Features section of the OCP upgrade exam. It contains a rather random assortment of stuff including: Online Table Redefinition Enhancements Enhanced Finer Grained Dependency Management DDL With the WAIT Option (DDL_LOCK_TIMEOUT) Invisible Indexes Query Result Cache Adaptive Cursor Sharing Temporary Tablespace Enhancements I was toying with [...]

PL/SQL updates in Oracle 11g

On the surface, the changes to PL/SQL look rather minor, but there is some seriously cool stuff in there. I originally intended to write a single article, but some sections got too big so I thought it was worth sectioning them out into separate articles. PL/SQL New Features and Enhancements in Oracle Database 11g Release [...]