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Table of Contents

  1. Foundations

    1. Chapter 1 Architecture and Packaging

      1. Oracle Instances and Databases
      2. The Components of a Database
      3. The Components of an Instance
      4. Oracle Versions
      5. Oracle Packaging
    2. Chapter 2 Configuration

      1. Parameter Files and Types
      2. Initialization Parameters
    3. Chapter 3 Concurrency

      1. Concurrency Concepts
      2. Oracle and Concurrent User Access
    4. Chapter 4 Security

      1. Authentication
      2. Profiles
      3. Privileges
      4. Privileges and Users
      5. Roles
      6. Auditing
      7. Other Security Features
    5. Chapter 5 Networking

      1. Oracle Networking Fundamentals
      2. Configuration Files
      3. Networking Management Utilities
    6. Chapter 6 Data Dictionary

      1. Static Data Dictionary Views
      2. Dynamic Data Dictionary Views
  2. Languages

    1. Chapter 7 SQL

      1. Common Keywords and Identifiers
      2. Common SQL Clauses
      3. Data Definition Statements
      4. Data Manipulation Statements
    2. Chapter 8 Functions

      1. Common Keywords and Clauses
      2. Aggregate and Analytic Functions
      3. Numeric Functions
      4. Character Functions
      5. Date and Time Functions
      6. Conversion Functions
      7. Object Functions
      8. XML Functions
      9. Miscellaneous Functions
    3. Chapter 9 PL/SQL

      1. PL/SQL Fundamentals
      2. Header Section
      3. Declaration Section
      4. Execution Section
      5. Exception Section
      6. Pragmas
      7. Program Units
      8. Packages
      9. Triggers
      10. Calling PL/SQL Functions in SQL
      11. Native Compilation of PL/SQL
      12. External Procedures
      13. Java and PL/SQL
    4. Chapter 10 PL/SQL Packages

      1. DBMS_ALERT
      2. DBMS_APPLICATION_INFO
      3. DBMS_APPLY_ADM
      4. DBMS_AQ
      5. DBMS_AQADM
      6. DBMS_AQELM
      7. DBMS_CAPTURE_ADM
      8. DBMS_DDL
      9. DBMS_DEBUG
      10. DBMS_DEFER
      11. DBMS_DEFER_QUERY
      12. DBMS_DEFER_SYS
      13. DBMS_DESCRIBE
      14. DBMS_DISTRIBUTED_TRUST_ADMIN
      15. DBMS_FGA
      16. DBMS_FLASHBACK
      17. DBMS_HS
      18. DBMS_HS_PASSTHROUGH
      19. DBMS_IOT
      20. DBMS_JOB
      21. DBMS_LDAP
      22. DBMS_LIBCACHE
      23. DBMS_LOB
      24. DBMS_LOCK
      25. DBMS_LOGMNR
      26. DBMS_LOGMNR_CDC_PUBLISH
      27. DBMS_LOGMNR_CDC_SUBSCRIBE
      28. DBMS_LOGMNR_D
      29. DBMS_LOGSTNDBY
      30. DBMS_METADATA
      31. DBMS_MGWADM
      32. DBMA_MGWMSG
      33. DBMS_MVIEW
      34. DBMS_OBFUSCATION_TOOLKIT
      35. DBMS_ODCI
      36. DBMS_OFFLINE_OG
      37. DBMS_OFFLINE_SNAPSHOT
      38. DBMS_OLAP
      39. DBMS_ORACLE_TRACE_AGENT
      40. DBMS_ORACLE_TRACE_USER
      41. DBMS_OUTLN
      42. DBMS_OUTLN_EDIT
      43. DBMS_OUTPUT
      44. DBMS_PCLXUTIL
      45. DBMS_PIPE
      46. DBMS_PROFILER
      47. DBMS_PROPAGATION_ADM
      48. DBMS_RANDOM
      49. DBMS_RECTIFIER_DIFF
      50. DBMS_REDEFINITION
      51. DBMS_REFRESH
      52. DBMS_REPAIR
      53. DBMS_REPCAT
      54. DBMS_REPCAT_ADMIN
      55. DBMS_REPCAT_AUTH
      56. DBMS_REPCAT_INSTANTIATE
      57. DBMS_REPCAT_RGT
      58. DBMS_REPUTIL
      59. DBMS_RESOURCE_MANAGER
      60. DBMS_RESOURCE_MANAGER_PRIVS
      61. DBMS_RESUMABLE
      62. DBMS_RLS
      63. DBMS_ROWID
      64. DBMS_RULE
      65. DBMS_RULE_ADMIN
      66. DBMS_SESSION
      67. DBMS_SHARED_POOL
      68. DBMS_SNAPSHOT
      69. DBMS_SPACE
      70. DBMS_SPACE_ADMIN
      71. DBMS_SQL
      72. DBMS_STATS
      73. DBMS_STORAGE_MAP
      74. DBMS_STREAM_ADM
      75. DBMS_STREAMS
      76. DBMS_SYSTEM
      77. DBMS_TRACE
      78. DBMS_TRANSACTION
      79. DBMS_TRANSFORM
      80. DBMS_TTS
      81. DBMS_TYPES
      82. DBMS_UTILITY
      83. DBMS_WM
      84. DBMS_XDB
      85. DBMS_XDBT
      86. DBMS_XDB_VERSION
      87. DBMS_XMLDOM
      88. DBMS_XMLGEN
      89. DBMS_XMLPARSER
      90. DBMS_XMLQUERY
      91. DBMS_XMLSAVE
      92. DBMS_XMLSCHEMA
      93. DBMS_XPLAN
      94. DBMS_XSLPROCESSOR
      95. DEBUG_EXTPROC
      96. OUTLN_PKG
      97. UTL_COLL
      98. UTL_ENCODE
      99. UTL_FILE
      100. UTL_HTTP
      101. UTL_INADDR
      102. UTL_RAW
      103. UTL_REF
      104. UTL_SMTP
      105. UTL_TCP
      106. UTL_URL
    5. Chapter 11 Java and Oracle

      1. Java Drivers
      2. Java in the Oracle Database
      3. Data Mapping
      4. SQLJ
      5. JDBC
  3. Tools and Utilities

    1. Chapter 12 SQL*Plus

      1. Running SQL*Plus
      2. Formatting Text Reports
      3. SQL*Plus Format Elements
      4. Commands
    2. Chapter 13 Export and Import

      1. Export/Import Fundamentals
      2. Common Parameters
      3. Export-Only Parameters
      4. Import-Only Parameters
    3. Chapter 14 SQL*Loader

      1. Running SQL*Loader
      2. Command-Line Parameters
      3. Control File
    4. Chapter 15 Backup and Recovery

      1. Backup and Recovery Fundamentals
      2. User-Managed Backup and Recovery
      3. Recovery Manager (RMAN)
    5. Chapter 16 Enterprise Manager

      1. Architecture
      2. Running Enterprise Manager
      3. Enterprise Manager Interface
      4. Enterprise Manager Administration
      5. Expansion Packs
      6. OEMUTIL
    6. Chapter 17 Performance

      1. SQL Optimization
      2. EXPLAIN PLAN
      3. TKPROF
      4. AUTOTRACE
      5. Statistics Collection
  4. Appendixes

    1. Appendix Datatypes

      1. Scalar Datatypes
      2. Collection Datatypes
      3. Reference Datatypes
    2. Appendix Expressions, Operators, and Conditions

      1. Expressions
      2. Operators
      3. Conditions
    3. Appendix Numeric Formats

    4. Appendix Date Formats

    5. Appendix Additional Resources

      1. Web Sites
      2. Books
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