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  • 10g

    10g is Oracle's grid computing product group including (among other things) a database management system (DBMS) and an application server. In addition to supporting grid computing features such as resource sharing and automatic load balancing. (Conti... 

  • responsibility

    In an Oracle environment, a responsibility is a defined user right, similar to the word privilege in some other settings. 

  • flexfield

    In an Oracle environment, a flexfield is a database field that has flexibility built into it so that users can define reporting structures that are relevant to their specific organizations. 

  • extent

    An extent is a set of contiguous blocks allocated in a database. 

  • row

    In a database, a row (sometimes called a record) is the set of fields within a table that are relevant to a specific entity. 

  • field

    A field is an area in a fixed or known location in a unit of data such as a record, message header, or computer instruction that has a purpose and usually a fixed size. 

  • foreign key (foreign keyword)

    A foreign key, also called a foreign keyword, in a database table is a key from another table that refers to (or targets) a specific key, usually the primary key , in the table being used. 

  • delimiter

    In computer programming, a delimiter is a character that identifies the beginning or the end of a character string (a contiguous sequence of characters). 

  • Z39.50

    Z39.50 is a standard communications protocol for the search and retrieval of bibliographic data in online databases. 

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