Using HISTORY in SQL*PLUS 12.2….

One of the biggest things that we couldn’t do in the previous versions of the oracle database was to use the back arrow button-to reexecute the old commands, without typing them. Of course, a workarouns is possible in the form of rlwrap but it’s not comparable to a natively available feature in the SQL*PLUS. Well, until now because now, we have HISTORY option available in 12.2 SQL*PLUS. Let’s take a look.

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OTN Appreciation Day: In-Memory Column Store #ThanksOTN

There are many features in the database and all of them are super useful. But on this day, I chose to go with the latest and probably the greatest feature introduced in the oracle database Memory Column Store.

From a long time, there has been discussions about how a database should be using column based storage to increase the performance. Traditional method of using the database is row-based mechanism. But as (more...)

It’s Happening Again! Sangam 2016….



Just like every year, We All India Oracle Users Group are very happy to announce that we are organizing the biggest Oracle technologies related event-Sangam 2016. As like every year, this year’s Sangam conference would be even more bigger and we are very extremely delighted that some of the biggest names in the Oracle technology world will be gracing us with their presence. You can find a snippet of few speakers from the (more...)

A Big Change….

It’s been some time that I have updated my Oracle blog. The biggest reason for this absence was that I was struggling with the hosting provider of mine. I won’t get into this whether it was good or bad but let’s just say, I wasn’t happy with their services and more so, from their customer support. And I had decided to switch over to a new hosting provider. This new hosting service has better plans, (more...)