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July 21, 2014
Oracle Mobile Suite, VM 3.3, Oracle Big Data SQL and Exadata X4-8 are among the exciting new releases Oracle has to offer.
November 29, 2011
Michael McLaughlin, author of Oracle 11g & MySQL 5.6 Developer Handbook discusses the benefits of keyword querying and more in this interview.
September 22, 2009
Oracle made no major architectural enhancements to the 11g R2 database, but it made some useful changes and added some clunkers, too.
September 21, 2007
Oracle SQL Developer is offering a new tool that lets users migrate data from Microsoft and MySQL databases to Oracle.
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