April 12, 1999
O'Reilly Releases "Oracle Distributed Systems" and "Oracle PL/SQL Language Pocket Reference"
SEBASTOPOL, CA -- O'Reilly & Associates has recently published two
new titles in their Oracle series,
Language Pocket Reference.
Any organization that uses the Oracle RDBMS these days probably runs
multiple databases. Oracle provides many tools for designing, developing,
administering, and securing distributed database systems. With these tools,
data in multiple databases is accessible just as if it were stored in a
Systems, covering both Oracle7 and
Oracle8i, describes how you can use multiple databases and the
distributed features of Oracle to best advantage.
Systems covers the setup and design of distributed
systems, SQL*Net (and Net8), security considerations, and the details
of Oracle's distributed database features: advanced replication, snapshots,
multi-master replication, updateable snapshots, procedural replication,
and conflict resolution. Oracle Distributed Systems comes with a
complete API reference for Oracle's built-in packages and a diskette
containing many helpful scripts for database administrators.
Language Pocket Reference is a companion to Steven
Feuerstein and Bill Pribyl's bestselling
The pocket reference boils down the most vital information from
Oracle PL/SQL Programming into an accessible quick-reference with an
up to the minute coverage of Oracle 8i and Java.
Language Pocket Reference summarizes the basics of PL/SQL-its
fundamental language elements, data structures (including Oracle8 objects),
and statements for program control, loops, exception handling, and
database access. It also covers the basics of using Oracle's procedures,
functions, and packages.
For more information, including Table of Contents and index see:
http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/ordistsys/ for Oracle
and http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/orplpr/ for
Oracle PL/SQL Language Pocket Reference.
By Charles Dye
1st Edition April 1999
548 pages, ISBN: 1-56592-432-0, $39.95 Includes diskette
Language Pocket Reference
By Steven Feuerstein, Bill Pribyl & Chip Dawes
1st Edition April 1999
104 pages, ISBN: 1-56592-457-6, $7.95
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