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Self-Driving Databases Are Coming: What’s Next for DBAs?

Technology is constantly evolving. Successful IT professionals anticipate and adapt. This wave of automated databases offers new opportunities to ease workloads and keep up with trends creating a positive impact on a company’s success while increasing a DBA’s own professional value.
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Announcing Oracle SQL Developer Web

Oracle SQL Developer Web is a browser-based version of Oracle SQL Developer, powered by Oracle REST Data Services. It’s now available in Oracle Cloud for Database Cloud Service customers.
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Announcing Oracle Application Express18.1

Oracle Application Express (APEX) 18.1 is now generally available! APEX enables you to develop, design and deploy beautiful, responsive, data-driven desktop and mobile applications using only a browser. This release of APEX is a dramatic leap forward in both the ease of integration with remote data sources, and the easy inclusion of robust, high-quality application features.
Read what’s new and improved in Oracle APEX 18.1.

Oracle Named a Leader in Database Security

Global analyst company KuppingerCole recognizes Oracle as a leader in database security, due to its global market presence, broad range of database security products, and impressive financial strength.
Read the “Oracle Database Security Assessment” report from KuppingerCole.

iPaper: The Smarter Way to Manage Data

Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud is more than just a new way to store and analyze data. It’s a whole new approach to getting more value from your data.
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Interactive Analytics at the Speed of Thought

Nouras Haddad, Technology Director at data analytics provider Looker, discusses how Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud provides scalable analytics at the speed of thought.
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Read blogs from Oracle experts and the extended community of Oracle Database evangelists to learn technical tips and best practices.

Demonstrating Oracle SQL Developer Web: Data Modeler

By Jeff Smith

How Do I Get the Attribute of My Object Type in SQL?

By Steven Feuerstein

The Oracle Optimizer and Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud - Statistics and Bulk Load

By Nigel Bayliss

Why Are Column Store Scans Faster Than Row Store Scans?

By Andy Rivenes

Top 5 Industry Early Adopters of Autonomous Systems

By Monica Mehta

SQL Developer Tips & Tricks: The GIF

By Jeff Smith

From File Names to Directory Hierarchy

By Connor McDonald

A node-oracledb Web Service in Docker

By Christopher Jones

Attribute Clustering…Super Cool

By Connor McDonald

Python cx_Oracle 6.3 Supports DML RETURNING for Batch Statement Execution

By Christopher Jones

Big Data Preparation: The Key to Unlocking Value from Your Data

By William Trotman

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Now Available: Oracle Database 18c Training for Administrators

Oracle University is committed to helping businesses and professionals fully utilize the latest database technology from Oracle. In this new training course, Database Administrators will learn the new features in Oracle Database 18c, as well as how to make the best use of them to securely and cost-effectively deploy transactional and analytical workloads.
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