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Write Powerful SQL Statements and PL/SQL Programs

In this comprehensive book, you?ll learn to write Structured Query Language (SQL) statements to access an Oracle database and use PL/SQL (Procedural Language/SQL) to write programs containing SQL statements. Developed in compliance with the new SQL2003 specification, this definitive resource explains how to use the latest Oracle Database 10g features, and much more. Written by Oracle guru Jason Price, Oracle Database 10g SQL covers everything you need to know to master SQL.


  • Execute queries, inserts, updates, and deletes against a database
  • Write PL/SQL stored programs, packages, and triggers
  • Create database tables, sequences, indexes, views, and users
  • Use SQL*Plus to execute SQL statements, scripts, and reports
  • Perform complex calculations using analytic functions
  • Learn the basics of running SQL using Java through JDBC
  • Use large objects to store up to 128 terabytes of character and binary data
  • Define database object types and create object tables to handle advanced data
  • Use all the latest Oracle Database 10g features such as the BINARY_FLOAT and BINARY_DOUBLE types, the MODEL clause, and more
  • Implement high-performance tuning techniques to make your SQL statements really fly

Covers Oracle Database Releases 8i, 9i, and 10g

Book News Annotation:

Price, a freelance consultant and former product manager of Oracle Corporation, shows how to write Structured Query Language (SQL) statements to access an Oracle database and how to use Procedural Language/SQL (PL/SQL) to write programs containing SQL statements. The book explains how to use the latest Oracle Database 10g features, how to perform complex calculations using analytic functions, and how to use large objects to store character and binary data. The book is intended for developers, database administrators, business users, and technical managers. SQL scripts and programs are available on a web site.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Write Powerful SQL Statements and PL/SQL Programs

In this comprehensive book, youll learn to write Structured Query Language (SQL) statements to access an Oracle database and use PL/SQL (Procedural Language/SQL) to write programs containing SQL statements. Developed in compliance with the new SQL2003 specification, this definitive resource explains how to use the latest Oracle Database 10g features, and much more. Written by Oracle guru Jason Price, Oracle Database 10g SQL covers everything you need to know to master SQL.

  • Execute queries, inserts, updates, and deletes against a database
  • Write PL/SQL stored programs, packages, and triggers
  • Create database tables, sequences, indexes, views, and users
  • Use SQL*Plus to execute SQL statements, scripts, and reports
  • Perform complex calculations using analytic functions
  • Learn the basics of running SQL using Java through JDBC
  • Use large objects to store up to 128 terabytes of character and binary data
  • Define database object types and create object tables to handle advanced data
  • Use all the latest Oracle Database 10g features such as the BINARY_FLOAT and BINARY_DOUBLE types, the MODEL clause, and more
  • Implement high-performance tuning techniques to make your SQL statements really fly

Covers Oracle Database Releases 8i, 9i, and 10g

Synopsis:

This volume will take you from novice to master, covering not only how to use SQL but also the Oracle extensions to SQL. The examples feature the sample schemas available with Oracle Database 10g, and free code will be available for download.

About the Author

Jason Price (Castro Valley, CA) has over 10 years experience in the software industry, 5 of which were spent at Oracle. Jason is an Oracle Certified Professional DBA and Application Developer and has written several books: Java Programming with Oracle SQLJ, OReilly (2001) Oracle9i JDBC Programming, Oracle Press (2002) Mastering Visual C# .NET, Sybex (2002) Mastering Visual C# .NET Database Programming, Sybex (2003.

Table of Contents

Ch. 1: Introduction

Ch. 2: Retrieving Information from Tables

Ch. 3: Using Simple Functions

Ch. 4: Storing and Processing Dates and Times

Ch. 5: Using SQL *Plus

Ch. 6: Subqueries

Ch. 7: Advanced Select Functions

Ch. 8: Changing Table Contents

Ch. 9: Database Security

Ch. 10: Creating Database Tables, Indexes, Views, and Sequences

Ch 11: Introducing PL/SQL Programming

Ch. 12: Database Objects

Ch. 13: Collections

Ch. 14: Large Objects

Ch 15: Native XML Support

Ch. 16: Tuning

Appendix A Oracle Data Types

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072229813
Author:
Price, Jason
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
Subject:
Database Management - General
Subject:
Sql (computer program language)
Subject:
Database Management - Oracle
Subject:
Relational databases
Subject:
Database design
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
Osborne ORACLE Press Series
Publication Date:
February 2004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
9.12x7.38x1.35 in. 2.15 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Write Powerful SQL Statements and PL/SQL Programs

In this comprehensive book, youll learn to write Structured Query Language (SQL) statements to access an Oracle database and use PL/SQL (Procedural Language/SQL) to write programs containing SQL statements. Developed in compliance with the new SQL2003 specification, this definitive resource explains how to use the latest Oracle Database 10g features, and much more. Written by Oracle guru Jason Price, Oracle Database 10g SQL covers everything you need to know to master SQL.

  • Execute queries, inserts, updates, and deletes against a database
  • Write PL/SQL stored programs, packages, and triggers
  • Create database tables, sequences, indexes, views, and users
  • Use SQL*Plus to execute SQL statements, scripts, and reports
  • Perform complex calculations using analytic functions
  • Learn the basics of running SQL using Java through JDBC
  • Use large objects to store up to 128 terabytes of character and binary data
  • Define database object types and create object tables to handle advanced data
  • Use all the latest Oracle Database 10g features such as the BINARY_FLOAT and BINARY_DOUBLE types, the MODEL clause, and more
  • Implement high-performance tuning techniques to make your SQL statements really fly

Covers Oracle Database Releases 8i, 9i, and 10g

"Synopsis" by , This volume will take you from novice to master, covering not only how to use SQL but also the Oracle extensions to SQL. The examples feature the sample schemas available with Oracle Database 10g, and free code will be available for download.
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