SQL Fundamentals

Author: John J. Patrick

Publisher: Prentice-Hall PTR

ISBN: 9780137126026

Category: Computers

Page: 803

View: 6143

Third edition of the hands-on, real-world guide to mastering SQL through using the world's top two databases: Oracle and Microsoft Access.
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SQL Fundamentals

Author: John J. Patrick

Publisher: Pearson P T R

ISBN: 9780130669476

Category: Computers

Page: 834

View: 2067

A comprehensive tutorial covering the fundamental concepts and ideas of SQL, and showing how these are implemented in both Oracle 9I and Access 2000 databases. John Patrick discusses how to create tables and views to divide a complex process into a series of simple steps, and covers topics such as inner joins, self joins and subqueries using easy-to-follow examples throughout. The work should help readers to write SQL queries that are easy to understand, verify, modify and extend. The accompanying CD-ROM includes a trial version of Oracle products.
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OCA Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-061)

Author: Roopesh Ramklass

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071820299

Category: Computers

Page: 592

View: 1015

A Complete Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-061 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I exam with this Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self-test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential, on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-061, including: Data retrieval using the SQL SELECT statement Restricting and sorting data Single-row functions Using conversion functions and conditional expressions Reporting aggregated data with the group functions Displaying data from multiple tables with joins Using subqueries to solve problems Using the set operators Manipulating data with DML statements Using DDL statements to create and manage tables Electronic content includes: 150+ practice exam questions with detailed answers and explanations Score report performance assessment tool
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OCA/OCP Oracle Database 12c All-in-One Exam Guide (Exams 1Z0-061, 1Z0-062, & 1Z0-063)

Author: John Watson,Roopesh Ramklass,Bob Bryla

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071828079

Category: Computers

Page: 1072

View: 6846

This Oracle Press certification exam guide prepares you for the new Oracle Database 12c certification track, including the core requirements for OCA and OCP certification. OCA/OCP Oracle Database 12c All-in-One Exam Guide (Exams 1Z0-061, 1Z0-062, & 1Z0-063) covers all of the exam objectives on the Installation and Administration, SQL Fundamentals, and Advanced Administration exams in detail. Each chapter includes examples, practice questions, Inside the Exam sections highlighting key exam topics, a chapter summary, and a two-minute drill to reinforce essential knowledge. 300+ practice exam questions match the format, topics, and difficulty of the real exam. Electronic content includes interactive practice exam software with hundreds of questions that include detailed answers and explanations, and a score report performance assessment tool Ideal as both exam guide and on-the-job reference The most comprehensive single preparation tool for the Oracle Database 12c OCA and OCP certification exams
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OCA: Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate Study Guide

Exams 1Z0-061 and 1Z0-062

Author: Biju Thomas

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118931335

Category: Computers

Page: 1224

View: 9898

An all-in-one study guide prepares you for the updated Oracle Certified Associate certification It's been nearly six years since Oracle updated its cornerstone database software, making the demand for a comprehensive study guide for the OCA 12c certification a top priority. This resource answers that demand. Packed with invaluable insight, chapter review questions, bonus practice exams, hundreds of electronic flashcards, and a searchable glossary of terms, this study guide prepares you for the challenging Oracle certification exams. Provides you with a solid understanding of restricting and sorting data Walks you through using conversion functions and conditional expressions Addresses displaying data from multiple tables, manipulating data, database maintenance, and database backups and recovery Explores the Oracle database architecture and discusses preparing the database environment, creating an Oracle database, and managing the Oracle instance Focuses on administering and implementing user security This must-have study guide thoroughly prepares you to take the dramatically updated Oracle 12c OCA exams.
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OCA Oracle Database 11g SQL Fundamentals I Exam Guide

Exam 1Z0-051

Author: John Watson,Roopesh Ramklass

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007164380X

Category: Computers

Page: 581

View: 2375

A Fully Integrated Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-051 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals I exam with help from this exclusive Oracle Press guide. In each chapter, you'll find challenging exercises, practice questions, a two-minute drill, and a chapter summary to highlight what you've learned. This authoritative guide will help you pass the test and serve as your essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-051, including: SQL SELECT statements Restricting and sorting data Single-row functions Conversion functions and conditional expressions Group functions Displaying data from multiple tables Subqueries Set operators DML and DDL statements Schema objects On the CD-ROM: One full practice exam that simulates the actual OCA exam Detailed answers and explanations Score report performance assessment tool Complete electronic book Bonus exam available free with online registration
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OCA Oracle Database SQL Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-071)

Author: Steve O'Hearn

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1259584615

Category: Computers

Page: 832

View: 544

A fully updated, integrated self-study system for the Oracle Database SQL Exam This thoroughly revised Oracle Press guide offers 100% coverage of all objectives on the latest version of the Oracle Database SQL Exam. Ideal both as a study guide and on-the-job reference, OCA Oracle Database SQL Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-071) features detailed explanations, examples, practice questions, and chapter summaries. “Certification Objectives,” “Exam Watch,” and “On the Job” sections reinforce salient points throughout. You will gain access to two complete practice exams that match the tone, tenor, and format of the live test. Get complete coverage every topic on Exam 1Z0-071, including: • DDL and SQL SELECT statements • Manipulating, restricting, and sorting data • Single-row and group functions • Displaying data from multiple tables • Subqueries • Schema objects • Set operators • Grouping related data • Report creation • Data dictionary views • Large data sets • Hierarchical retrieval • Regular expression support • User access control The electronic includes: • Two full practice exams • Detailed answers and explanations
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Study Guide For 1Z0-063

Oracle Certification Prep: Oracle Database 12c: Advanced Administration

Author: Matthew Morris

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781941404041

Category:

Page: 248

View: 4090

This Study Guide is targeted at IT professionals who are working towards upgrading their existing 12c OCA certification to become an Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional. The book provides information covering all of the exam topics for the Oracle certification exam: "1Z0-063: Oracle Database 12c: Advanced Administration".The books in the Oracle Certification Prep series are built in lockstep with the test topics provided by Oracle Education's certification program. Each book is intended to provide the information that will be tested in a clean and concise format. The guides introduce the subject you'll be tested on, follow that with the information you'll need to know for it, and then move on to the next topic. They contain no drills or unrealistic self-tests to bump the page count without adding value. The series is intended to provide a concentrated source of exam information that is compact enough to be read through multiple times.This series is ideal for experienced Oracle professionals that are familiar with the topic being tested, but want a means to rapidly reinforce their existing skills and bridge any gaps in their knowledge. It is also an excellent option as a second source of information for candidates pursuing certification.
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OCA Oracle Database 11g Administration I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-052)

Author: John Watson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071591036

Category: Computers

Page: 733

View: 530

A Fully Integrated Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-052 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Database 11g Administration I exam with help from this exclusive Oracle Press guide. In each chapter, you'll find challenging exercises, practice questions, a two-minute drill, and a chapter summary to highlight what you've learned. This authoritative guide will help you pass the test and serve as your essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-052, including: Database architecture Creating an Oracle Database Managing the Oracle instance Configuring and managing the Oracle network Managing database storage structures Administering user security Managing schema objects, data and concurrency, and undo data Implementing Oracle Database security Database maintenance and performance management Backup and recovery Moving data Intelligent infrastructure enhancements On the CD-ROM: One full practice exam that simulates the actual OCA exam Detailed answers and explanations Score report performance assessment tool Complete electronic book Bonus exam available free with online registration
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Oracle 12c: SQL

Author: Joan Casteel

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 130546530X

Category: Computers

Page: 608

View: 2106

Introduce the latest version of the fundamental SQL language used in all relational databases today with Casteel’s ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E. Much more than a study guide, this edition helps those who have only a basic knowledge of databases master the latest SQL and Oracle concepts and techniques. Learners gain a strong understanding of how to use Oracle 12c SQL most effectively as they prepare for the first exam in the Oracle Database Administrator or Oracle Developer Certification Exam paths. This edition initially focuses on creating database objects, including tables, constraints, indexes, sequences, and more. The author then explores data query techniques, such as row filtering, joins, single-row functions, aggregate functions, subqueries, and views, as well as advanced query topics. ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E introduces the latest features and enhancements in 12c, from enhanced data types and invisible columns to new CROSS and OUTER APPLY methods for joins. To help readers transition to further studies, appendixes introduce SQL tuning, compare Oracle's SQL syntax with other databases, and overview Oracle connection interface tools: SQL Developer and SQL Plus. Readers can trust ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E to provide the knowledge for Oracle certification testing and the solid foundation for pursuing a career as a successful database administrator or developer. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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OCA Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-821)

Author: Michael Ernest

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071775730

Category: Computers

Page: 768

View: 3763

A Complete Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-821 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration exam with help from this exclusive Oracle Press guide. In each chapter, you’ll find challenging practice questions, a two-minute drill, and a chapter summary to highlight what you’ve learned. This authoritative resource will help you pass the test and will serve as your essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-821, including: Installing Oracle Solaris 11 Managing boot environments Understanding ZFS and other Oracle Solaris file systems Securing systems and files Managing users, groups, and processes Administering the Services Management Facility (SMF) Configuring additional storage Adding and updating Oracle Solaris software Monitoring the system with logging Administering process and kernel crash data Managing network resources Administering Oracle Solaris Zones Electronic content includes: Two practice exams with detailed answers and explanations
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OCP Oracle9i Database: Fundamentals I Exam Guide

Author: Jason Couchman,Sudheer N. Marisetti

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780072195408

Category: Computers

Page: 524

View: 877

Get Certified with Official Exam Prep Material from Oracle Press Prepare for the Oracle Certified Professional Oracle9i Database: Fundamentals I exam--a required exam for Oracle9i DBA certification--using this Oracle Press study guide. Throughout each chapter, you'll find in-depth details on all the material covered on this challenging exam, followed by practice questions and chapter summaries to highlight what you've learned. Authorized by Oracle Corporation, this book and CD-ROM package is the most comprehensive preparation tool available for the Oracle9i Database: Fundamentals I exam. 100% complete coverage of all official exam objectives Exercises at the end of all discussions that reinforce your Oracle knowledge right away Tips, examples, and reviews in every chapter to help you remember key concepts Two-minute drills--quick and concise checklists that summarize each chapter's main points Chapter self-tests--exam-based questions complete with in-depth explanations More than 300 practice questions--including scenario-based questions Book and CD-ROM include more than 300 interactive exam-based questions. CD-ROM contains interactive exams that simulate the actual OCP exams and include hotlinked questions, answers, and explanations.
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OCP Oracle Database 12c Advanced Administration Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-063)

Author: Bob Bryla

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071830057

Category: Computers

Page: 752

View: 7411

A Complete Study System for OCP Exam 1Z0-063 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Professional Oracle Database 12c Advanced Administration exam with this exclusive Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCP objectives for exam 1Z0-063, including: Configuring and managing Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) settings Using the Oracle RMAN recovery catalog Performing backup and recovery Diagnosing database failures and using the automatic diagnostic repository Encrypting, securing, monitoring, and tuning Oracle RMAN backups Configuring and using flashback features Transporting and copying tablespaces and databases Creating and managing multitenant container databases and pluggable databases Using the Oracle Data Pump, SQL*Loader, and auditing features Electronic content includes: 150+ practice exam questions Test engine that provides practice exams or quizzes that can be customized by chapter or exam objective
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OCP: Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional Study Guide

Exam 1Z0-063

Author: Robert G. Freeman,Charles A. Pack

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118931912

Category: Computers

Page: 768

View: 763

An updated guide for an updated certification exam! As the most popular database software in the world, Oracle Database 12c has been updated for the first time in nearly six years and the changes are significant. This study guide reviews how Oracle 12c allows multiple instances to be used simultaneously via the cloud. You'll sharpen your skills to prepare for the three levels of certification: Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Certified Professional, and Oracle Certified Master. Workbook exercise appendix, test engine, chapter review questions, electronic flashcards, searchable PDF glossary, and two bonus practice exams all help to enhance your preparation to take the Oracle 12c exam. Addresses such topics as: database architecture, configuring and recoverability, configuring backup specifications, and performing user-managed backup and recovery Reviews how to use RMAN to create backups, perform recovery, and duplicate a database Looks at performing tablespace point-in-time recovery and using flashback technology Covers diagnosing the database, managing memory, managing resources, and automating tasks Focusing 100 percent on the exam objectives, OCP: Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional Study Guide is designed for those who feel they are ready to attempt this challenging exam.
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Study Guide for 1Z0-144: Oracle Database 11g: Program with PL/SQL

Oracle Certification Prep

Author: Matthew Morris

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781478217992

Category: Computers

Page: 178

View: 6986

This Study Guide is targeted at IT professionals who are working towards becoming an Oracle Certified Associate in the PL/SQL developer track. The book provides information covering all of the exam topics for the Oracle certification exam: "1Z0-144: Oracle Database 11g: Program with PL/SQL." The books in the Oracle Certificaton Prep series are built in lockstep with the test topics provided by Oracle Education's certification program. Each book is intended to provide the information that will be tested in a clean and concise format. The guides introduce the subject you'll be tested on, follow that with the information you'll need to know for it, and then move on to the next topic. They contain no drills or unrealistic self-tests to bump the page count without adding value. The series is intended to provide a concentrated source of exam information that is compact enough to be read through multiple times. This series is ideal for experienced Oracle professionals that are familiar with the topic being tested, but want a means to rapidly reinforce their existing skills and bridge any gaps in their knowledge. It is also an excellent option as a second source of information for candidates pursuing certification.
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Study Guide for 1Z0-147: Program with PL/SQL

Oracle Certification Prep

Author: Matthew Morris

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781478287209

Category: Computers

Page: 148

View: 2998

This Study Guide is targeted at IT professionals who are working towards becoming an Oracle Certified Associate in the PL/SQL developer track. The book provides information covering all of the exam topics for the Oracle certification exam: "1Z0-147: Program with PL/SQL." The books in the Oracle Certificaton Prep series are built in lockstep with the test topics provided by Oracle Education's certification program. Each book is intended to provide the information that will be tested in a clean and concise format. The guides introduce the subject you'll be tested on, follow that with the information you'll need to know for it, and then move on to the next topic. They contain no drills or unrealistic self-tests to bump the page count without adding value. The series is intended to provide a concentrated source of exam information that is compact enough to be read through multiple times. This series is ideal for experienced Oracle professionals that are familiar with the topic being tested, but want a means to rapidly reinforce their existing skills and bridge any gaps in their knowledge. It is also an excellent option as a second source of information for candidates pursuing certification.
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OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide (Exam 1Z0-808)

Author: Edward G. Finegan,Robert Liguori

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1259587533

Category: Computers

Page: 608

View: 1649

The official study guide for the entry-level Oracle Certified Associate exam for Java Programmers—fully updated for Java SE 8 Confidently prepare for the OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I exam with this thoroughly revised, up-to-date guide from Oracle Press. Featuring step-by-step exercises, comprehensive chapter self-tests, and two complete downloadable practice exams, this volume provides an integrated, easy-to-follow study system based on a proven methodology. OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide (Exam 1Z0-808) offers the most complete and in-depth coverage of all of the exam objectives, and also serves as an essential on-the-job reference for Java developers. You’ll have access to a total of more than 250 challenging practice questions that precisely mirror the content of the live exam—no other guide on the market provides the same level of accuracy and detail. Questions accurately simulate the type and style of questions found on the actual test Includes special “Exam Watch,” “Inside the Exam,” and “On the Job” sections Downloadable MAC and PC compatible test engine includes two complete practice exams
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Oracle Database 11g R2

PL/SQL Fundamentals I

Author: Sideris Courseware Corp

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781936930043

Category: Application software

Page: 296

View: 5395

The primary objective of this Oracle 11g training course is to provide an introduction to the PL/SQL database programming language, based upon the latest features available with the Oracle database. Syntax, structure and features of the language are discussed in the context of database applications and programming. Major subject areas to be explored within this course book are: Understand the environment and context in which PL/SQL operates; Consider the advantages and benefits of PL/SQL within a database environment; Declaring program variables and complex data types; Developing logic within PL/SQL program blocks; Fetching data from the database into program variables; Returning program output to users; Handling program exceptions; Using explicit and implicit database cursors; Using the advanced features of nested blocks and subprograms; How to take advantage of advanced features such as regular expression support and the handling of string literals within program code
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OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Exam Guide (Exams 1Z0-808)

Author: Kathy Sierra,Bert Bates

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260011380

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 8929

Up-to-date coverage of every topic on the Java 8 SE Programmer I exam Prepare for the OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I exam using this effective self-study system from Oracle Press. Written by developers of the original Sun Certified Java Programmer exam, OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-808) includes two complete, accurate practice exams. In all, you will get more than 200 practice questions that mirror those on the actual test in content, tone, and format. Beyond fully preparing you for the challenging exam, the book also serves as an ideal on-the-job reference. Clearly explains every topic on Exam IZ0-808, including: • Declarations • Access control • Object orientation • Assignments • Operators • Flow control • Exceptions • Strings • Arrays • ArrayLists CD ICON Electronic content includes: • 200+ practice exam questions • Fully customizable test engine • Secured book PDF
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OCP Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-060)

Author: Sam R. Alapati

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071819967

Category: Computers

Page: 528

View: 5016

A Fully Integrated Study System for OCP Exam 1Z0-060 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Professional Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c exam with this exclusive Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features step-by-step examples, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self-test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential, on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of the new features of Oracle Database 12c, including: Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Express and additional tools for database monitoring Multitenant container databases and pluggable databases Auditing, administrative privileges, data redaction, and other Oracle security features Adaptive execution plans, adaptive statistics, and automatic SQL plan management Oracle Recovery Manager backup and recovery improvements Oracle Database Resource Manager and other performance enhancements Oracle Data Pump, SQL*Loader, external tables, and online operations enhancements Improvements to information lifecycle management and storage, including automatic data optimization, in-database archiving, and temporal validity Electronic content includes: 170 practice exam questions with detailed answer explanations
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