This section describes the new object-relational features of Oracle 10g release 2 (10.2). New features information from previous releases is also retained to help those users upgrading to the current release.
The following sections describe the new features in Oracle Object-Relational Features:
New object-relational features for Oracle 10g release 1 (10.1) include the following collection enhancements:
New functionality for nested table and varray storage, including the evolution of varray size and specification of a tablespace when storing nested tables. See "Creating Collection Datatypes".
New functionality for nested table comparisons and ANSI SQL multiset operations for nested tables. See "Operations on Collection Datatypes".