Oracle Database 11g: New Features for DBAs and Developers

Oracle Database 11g: New Features for DBAs and Developers

by Sam Alapati, Charles Kim
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Oracle Database 11g: New Features for DBAs and Developers by Sam Alapati, Charles Kim

Oracle Database 11g : New Features for DBAs and Developers is a comprehensive, example–laden review of the most significant new features and improvements offered by the latest release of Oracle Corporation’s flagship database product.

  • Learn what’s new in Oracle that really counts
  • See actual examples and test run output
  • Make sound decisions on new feature adoption

Sift the gold from the silt and discover which new features of the latest release of Oracle’s flagship database product are really worth adopting. Years of database administration experience from authors Sam Alapati and Charles Kim are combined with sound, step–by–step testing and a heart–felt emphasis on what matters in the real–world to help you get the most out of Oracle Database 11g.

What you’ll learn
  • Which new features really can make your day–to–day work easier
  • How to automate more of your database administration work than ever before
Who this book is for

Oracle Database 11g: New Features for DBAs and Developers is for developers, database administrators, project managers, consultants, and other technically minded users of the Oracle database. The book will be of use to any professional in the field who wants to quickly review the features offered by the Oracle Database 11g release.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781430204695
Publisher: Apress
Publication date: 11/14/2007
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 602
Sales rank: 906,571
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Sam R. Alapati is an experienced Oracle database administrator who holds the Oracle Certified Professional designation and the Hewlett-Packard UNIX System Administrator certification. He currently manages Oracle databases at the Boy Scouts of America's national headquarters in Los Colinas, Texas. Alapati has been dealing with databases for a long time, including the Ingres RDBMS in the mid-1980s. He is also well-versed in the Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase, and IBM DB2 database management systems.

Charles Kim is an Oracle ACE Director, VMware vExpert, Oracle Certified DBA, Certified Exadata Specialist, and a Certified RAC Expert. Charles holds certifications in Oracle, VMware, Red Hat Linux, and Microsoft, and has over 23 years of Oracle experience on mission- and business-critical databases. Charles presents regularly at local, regional, national, and international Oracle conferences including IOUG Collaborate, VMware World, and Oracle OpenWorld on topics of RAC, Exadata, Database As A Service, Database Consolidations, Private Database Cloud, ASM, Linux Best Practices, Data Guard Best Practices, Performance Tuning, VMware Virtualization Best Practices, Oracle Database Virtualization, and 7×24 High Availability Considerations. Charles is the technical editor of the Automatic Storage Management book by Oracle Press, the current President of the Cloud Computing and Virtualization SIG for the Independent Oracle User Group, and blogs regularly at

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