Oracle database performance and scalability : a quantitative approach / Henry H. Liu.Material type: TextSeries: Quantitative software engineering seriesPublication details: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2012Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 694 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118135532; 1118135539; 9781118135495; 1118135490; 1283332272; 9781283332279Subject(s): Oracle (Computer file) | Oracle (Computer file) | Oracle (Computer file) | Database management | COMPUTERS -- Programming Languages -- SQL | Database managementGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Oracle database performance and scalability.DDC classification: 005.75/65 LOC classification: QA76.9.D3 | L5945 2012ebOnline resources: Wiley Online Library
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A data-driven, fact-based, quantitative text on Oracle performance and scalability With database concepts and theories clearly explained in Oracle's context, readers quickly learn how to fully leverage Oracle's performance and scalability capabilities at every stage of designing and developing an Oracle-based enterprise application. The book is based on the author's more than ten years of experience working with Oracle, and is filled with dependable, tested, and proven performance optimization techniques. Oracle Database Performance and Scalability is divided into four parts that enable reader.
Cover; Quantitative Software Engineering Series; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Why This Book; Who This Book is For; How This Book is Organized; Software and Hardware; How to Use This Book; How to Reach The Author; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Features of Oracle; Objectives; Conventions; Performance Versus Scalability; Part 1: Getting Started with Oracle; Chapter 1: Basic Concepts; 1.1 Standard versus Flavored SQLs; 1.2 Relational versus Object-Oriented Databases; 1.3 An Instance versus a Database; 1.4 Summary; Recommended Reading; Exercises; Chapter 2: Basic Concepts.