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Oracle® Database Online Documentation Library Master Glossary: S
11g Release 2 (11.2)

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Safe Type Mapping (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

salt (Database Security Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

sample schemas (Database Concepts) 

sample (Data Mining Concepts) 

savepoint (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Database Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

SAX (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

SBT (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

scalability (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

scalar attribute (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

scale normalization (Data Mining Concepts) 

scale (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

SCAN (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

schema mapping (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

schema object dependency (Database Concepts) 

schema object (Database Concepts) 

schema rule (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

schema validation (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

schema (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #6] (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Data Mining Concepts) 
    [definition #9] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

SCN (Database Concepts) 

score (Data Mining Concepts) 

script (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

SDATA section (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

SDP (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

secondary filter (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

secondary index (Database Concepts) 

section group (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

section (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

secure application role (Database Security Guide) 

Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA) (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

secure queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

Secure Shell (SSH) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #7] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

SECUREFILE (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 

security policy (Database Concepts) 

security role (OLAP User's Guide) 

segment (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 

selectivity (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 

self join (Database Concepts) 

semantic index (Database Semantic Technologies Developer's Guide) 

semi-additive (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

send (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

separation of duty (Database Security Guide) 

sequence (Database Concepts) 

Server Control (SRVCTL) Utility (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

Server Control Utility (SRVCTL) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

server data source name (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

server DSN (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

server group (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

server parameter file (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 

server pool directive overrides (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

server pool importance (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

server pool maximum (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

server pool minimum (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

server pool (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Clusterware Administration and Deployment Guide) 

server pools (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

server process (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Net Services Reference) 

server (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

service handler (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

service key table (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

service level (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

service name (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

service object pair (SOP) (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

service placement (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

service principal (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

service registration (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Installation Guide) 

service table (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

service ticket (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Security Guide) 

service (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #4] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

service-oriented architecture (SOA) (Database Concepts) 

services (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Platform Guide) 

servlet (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Sesame Adapter for Oracle Database (Database Semantic Technologies Developer's Guide) 

session context (Database Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

session data unit (SDU) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

session key (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

session layer (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

session multiplexing (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

session (Database Concepts) 

settings (Data Mining Concepts) 

SGA (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SGML (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

SHA (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

shadow copy set (Database Platform Guide) 

shadow copy (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Platform Guide) 

shape points (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

shared everything (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

shared locking (Database Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

shared pool (Database Concepts) 

shared schema (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

shared server process (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

Shared Server Process (Database Platform Guide) 

shared server (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Net Services Reference) 

shared SQL area (Database Concepts) 

shorthand name (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

SID (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #7] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

SID_LIST_listener_name (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

Simple API for XML (SAX) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS) (Database Semantic Technologies Developer's Guide) 

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Simple Object Access Protocol (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

simple query (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

simple statement (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

single byte (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

Single Client Access Name (SCAN) (Clusterware Administration and Deployment Guide) 

single client access name (SCAN) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

single key-pair wallet (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

single password authentication (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

single sign-on (SSO) (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

single sign-on (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

single-byte character string (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

single-byte character (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

single-level partitioning (Database Concepts) 

single-record case (Data Mining Concepts) 

singleton services (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

site failure (Database High Availability Best Practices) 
    [definition #2] (Database High Availability Overview) 

skewed data (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

skip-level hierarchy (OLAP User's Guide) 

skipjoin (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

slice and dice (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 

smart card (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

SMP (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

snap-ins (Database Platform Guide) 

snapshot control file (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

snapshot standby database (Database High Availability Best Practices) 
    [definition #2] (Data Guard Broker) 

snapshot (Database Platform Guide) 

sniffer (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

SNMP (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

snowflake schema (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (OLAP User's Guide) 

SOAP (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

soft parse (Database Concepts) 

solve specification (OLAP User's Guide) 

solved data (OLAP User's Guide) 

SOP class (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

sort (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

sorted hash cluster (Database Concepts) 

source database (Streams Concepts and Administration) 
    [definition #2] (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

source host (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

source platform (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

source queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

source system (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

source tables (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

source (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (OLAP User's Guide) 

sparse data (Data Mining Concepts) 

sparsity (OLAP User's Guide) 

spatial binning (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial correlation (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial data model (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial data structures (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial data (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial database (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial discretization (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial join (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial query (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial reference system (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatial (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

spatiotemporal data (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

special section (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

specializing (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 

split brain syndrome (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

split mirror backup (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

split (Data Mining Concepts) 

SQL Access Advisor (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

SQL Apply (Data Guard Broker) 

SQL CHAR data types (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

SQL Compiler (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL NCHAR data types (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

SQL profile (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL statements (identical) (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL statements (similar) (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL Trace (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL tuning set (STS) (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

SQL (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 
    [definition #3] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

SQL*Loader control file (Warehouse Builder Concepts) 

SQL*Loader (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

SQL*Plus (Database Concepts) 

SQL/XML (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

sqlnet.ora file (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #7] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #9] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

SSL (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Installation Guide) 

SSO (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

stack overflow condition (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

staging area (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

staging file (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

standard attributes (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

standard dictionary document (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

standards conformance (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

standby database (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Data Guard Broker) 

star query (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (OLAP User's Guide) 

star schema (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (OLAP User's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Concepts) 

start effort evaluation (Clusterware Administration and Deployment Guide) 

start SCN (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

starter database (Database Platform Guide) 

startjoin (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

state (Clusterware Administration and Deployment Guide) 

statement DML handler (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

statement-level rollback (Database Concepts) 

Statspack (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

status (OLAP User's Guide) 

stemming (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

stop section (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

stopclass (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

stoplist (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

stoptheme (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

stopword (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

Storage Area Network (SAN) (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 

storage failure (Database High Availability Best Practices) 
    [definition #2] (Database High Availability Overview) 

stored function (Database Extensions for .NET Developer's Guide) 

stored procedure (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Extensions for .NET Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Provider for OLE DB Developer's Guide) 

stored script (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

stored tag list document (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

stratified sample (Data Mining Concepts) 

striping (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

Structured Generalized Markup Language (SGML) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Structured Query Language (SQL) (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

stylesheet (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

sub-lexer (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

subject area (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

subquery (Database Concepts) 

subscriber (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

subscribers (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

subscription window (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

subscription (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

subset rule (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

substitutability (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 

Summary Advisor (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 

summary (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #3] (OLAP User's Guide) 

supermodel (Data Mining Concepts) 

supervised classification (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

supervised learning (Data Mining Concepts) 

supervised model (Data Mining Concepts) 

supplemental log group (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

supplemental logging (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

supplementary characters (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

Support Vector Machine (Data Mining Concepts) 

surrogate pairs (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

SVM (Data Mining Concepts) 

syllabary (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

synchronous capture (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

synchronous I/O (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

synchronous writethrough (SWT) cache group (TimesTen Application-Tier Database Cache User's Guide) 

synchronous (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

synonym (Database Concepts) 

SYSDBA (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Services for Microsoft Transaction Server Developer's Guide) 

SYSOPER (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Services for Microsoft Transaction Server Developer's Guide) 

system account (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

system change number (SCN) (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Concepts) 

system DSN (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 
    [definition #2] (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

System Global Area (SGA) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

system global area (SGA) (Database Concepts) 

System Global Area (SGA) (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

System Global Area (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Platform Guide) 

system identifier (SID) (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

system identifier (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Installation Guide) 

system managed cache group (TimesTen Application-Tier Database Cache User's Guide) 

system metric (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

system (Database Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

SYSTEM (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

system-created rule (Streams Concepts and Administration)