Best Practice PL/SQL
with Steven FeuersteinOracle ACE

Steven answers your questions about PL/SQL programming and best practices from a practical implementation point of view.

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Oracle ACE Steven Feuerstein is an expert on the Oracle PL/SQL language. He is the author or coauthor of 10 books on PL/SQL (all from O'Reilly Media), including Oracle PL/SQL Programming and Oracle PL/SQL Best Practices , and is the PL/SQL Evangelist for Quest Software, and has been developing software since 1980. His current obsession is with improving PL/SQL code quality through automated unit testing. You can find out more about Steven and his PL/SQL-related activities by visiting

Fine Print
Do not take the advice and recommendations herein at face value. You should always build yourself a test case and run it on your database, for your schema, on your computer.

The opinions expressed here by Steven are entirely his own and do not reflect the views of Oracle or any other corporation.