Category Archives: Top_Tip

Getting started with Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

Getting started with Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing is actually much easier than you might think. In fact, with Oracle’s $300 in free cloud credits you can probably get your first 30 days on the service for free. Please note, you … Continue reading

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JEFF Talks From Kscope18

The first day of the ODTUG Kscope conference is always symposium Sunday. This year’s Database symposium, organized by @ThatJeffSmith, consisted of multiple, short, rapid  sessions, covering a wide variety of database and database tool topics, similar to Ted Talks but … Continue reading

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Avoiding reparsing SQL queries due to partition level DDLs – Part 2

In my pervious post, I promised to provide an alternative solution to avoiding repasing SQL queries due to partition level DDLs. So, what is it? In Oracle Database 12 Release 2 we implementing a fine-grained cursor invalidation mechanism, so that … Continue reading

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Avoiding reparsing SQL queries due to partition level DDLs – Part 1

A couple of weeks ago, I published a blog post that said specifying a partition name in the FROM clause of a query would prevent an existing cursor from being hard parsed when a partition is dropped from the same … Continue reading

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