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ORA11g001v2 - Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals II


Duration: 3 Days




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Course Description

​The primary objective of this Oracle Database 11g training course is to consider advanced subjects and techniques pertaining to the SQL database language, based upon the latest features available with the Oracle release. Even professionals experienced in other implementations of the industry-standard SQL language will benefit from the advanced and Oracle-specific features of SQL discussed in this Oracle Database 11g: MS SQL training course. 

Course Objectives

​Specific subject areas to be explored and objectives to be reached are:

Learn to use the SQL99 join syntax and learn about the full range of join operations available, such as natural join, inner join, cross join, outer joins and others.

Perform advanced SQL queries using techniques such as CASE structures, rollup and cube operations.

Moving beyond basic table definitions, learn to define the full range of database objects, such as advanced table definitions and the creation of indexes, sequences, views and others.

Use the powerful set of built-in SQL functions. These functions provide sophisticated manipulation of character, numeric and date data elements.

Taking advantage of the latest features found within the Oracle release, such as the handling and tolerating DML errors without application interruption, newly added functions, and other topics.

Obtain database object metadata from the data dictionary.

Understand basic database security and object privileges.

Protect database integrity and extend the conceptual data model using declarative constraints.

Using SQL Developer and other available SQL interfaces.

Develop complex SQL*Plus reports and reusable SQL*Plus scripts, as well as control the SQL*Plus environment.

Course Audience

​The target audience for this Oracle Database 11g: MS SQL training course is all Oracle professionals. Further, this SQL Server course is well suited for non-Oracle professionals already experienced in the SQL but who wish to become acquainted with the unique and advanced features of Oracle SQL. Among the specific groups for whom this Oracle Database 11g training course will be helpful are application developers and database administrators.

End-Users and Analysts

Database administrators

Business users and non-technical senior end users

Course Outline

​SQL99 Join Techniques

• Cross Joins

• JOINS Natural Joins

• Inner Joins

• Outer Joins

• Anti Joins

• Using Named Sub Queries


Enhancing Groups with Rollup & Cube

• Using Rollup

• Using Cube

Using the Case Expression

SQL Functions: Character

• String Formatting Functions

• ASCII Codes Functions

• Pad & Trim Functions

• String Manipulation Functions

• String Comparison Functions

• Phonetic Search Functions

SQL Functions: Numeric SQL

• About the Numeric Functions

• Null Value Functions

SQL Functions: Date SQL

• Date Format Functions

• Date Arithmetic Functions

Database Objects: Relational Views

• About Database Objects

• About Relational Views

• Updating View Data

• Maintaining View Definitions

• Alter View

• Drop View

Database Objects: Dictionary Storage

• About the Data Dictionary

• Object-Specific Dictionary Views

• User_Updatable_Columns

• Understanding the Data Dictionary Structure

Database Objects: Indexes Database Objects

• About Indexes

• Use B-Tree Indexes

Database Objects: Other Objects

• More about Creating Tables

• About Sequences

• Alter Sequence & Drop Sequence

• Alter Sequence

• Drop Sequence

• About Synonyms

• Drop Synonym

• Create Schema Authorization

Database Objects: Security

• User Passwords

• Object Security

Data Integrity Using Constraints

• About Constraints

• Not Null Constraint

• Check Constraint

• Unique Constraint

• Primary key Constraint

• References Constraint

• Defining Constraints on Existing Tables

Managing Constraint Definitions

• Renaming & Dropping Constraints

• Enabling & Disabling Constraints

• Deferred Enforcements

• Set Constraints

• Handling Constraint Exceptions

• Constraints with Views

• Data Dictionary Storage

Advanced SQL *Plus Reports

• Break

• Compute

• Column

• Title & BTitle

Optional – Advanced SQL *Plus Reports 

• Report-1

• Report-2

• Solutions

• Report-1

• Report-2

Optional-Building SQL *Plus Scripts

• Using SQL *Plus Variables

• Define & Undefined

• Accept

• Prompt

• Pause

Optional-SQL *Plus Session Control

• Controlling System Variables

• Set

• Show

Course Prerequisites

​ora11g001v1,Oracle Database 11G: SQL Fundamentals I is a mandatory prerequisite for this course.

Course Schedule
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