Oracle Database

Oracle Database 12c introduces a new multitenant architecture that enables you to consolidate many databases quickly and manage them as a cloud service. Oracle Database 12c also includes in-memory data processing capabilities for outstanding analytical performance. Additional database innovations deliver new levels of efficiency, performance, security, and availability.

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Oracle Application Express


A rapid web application development tool for Oracle Database. Using only a web browser and limited programming experience, you can develop and deploy professional-looking applications that are both fast and secure.


Oracle Key Vault


Enables you to accelerate security and encryption deployments by centrally managing encryption keys, Oracle wallets, Java keystores, and credential files.


Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall


Secures databases and the IT infrastructure by enabling auditors to set audit policies and provision them for Oracle Database and providing a database firewall that monitors and blocks SQL statements based on firewall policies.


Oracle Secure Backup


A general-purpose network data protection tool that simplifies and automates the backup and restore of files on a file system. The software can also serve as a media management layer for Recovery Manager through the SBT interface.


Oracle Fail Safe


Works with Microsoft Windows Failover Clusters to provide high availability for applications and single-instance databases running on a cluster.


Oracle Database XBRL Extension


Extends Oracle Database to serve as a comprehensive platform for managing eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) content.


Oracle Airlines Data Model


A standards-based, industry-specific, prebuilt data warehouse database schema with associated analytic models and dashboards. Easily collect and analyze data from key areas such as reservations, sales, operations, loyalty, and finance.


Oracle Retail Data Model


A pre-built, retail-specific data warehouse schema that supports the analytical needs of retailers and is based on the Association for Retail Technology Standards (ARTS).


Oracle Communications Data Model


A prebuilt communications-industry-specific data warehouse database schema with associated analytic models and dashboards designed to address the needs of multiple industry segments, including fixed, mobile, and cable.


Oracle Warehouse Builder


Oracle Warehouse Builder enables the design and deployment of enterprise data warehouses, data marts, and e-business intelligence applications.


Oracle Database Security Assessment Tool


The Oracle Database Security Assessment Tool (DBSAT) analyzes database configurations and security policies to uncover security risks and improve the security posture of Oracle Databases within your organization.


Oracle SQL Developer


A free integrated development environment that simplifies database development and administration tasks. With SQL Developer, you can browse database objects, run SQL statements and SQL scripts, edit and debug PL/SQL statements, and much more.


Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler


A free data modeling and database design tool that provides an environment for capturing, modeling, managing, and exploiting metadata.


Oracle REST Data Services


Oracle REST Data Services (ORDS) is a Java EE-based alternative for Oracle HTTP Server and mod_plsql. ORDS accepts RESTful Web Service call URIs and directs them to the appropriate SQL statement or PL/SQL block.


Oracle R Enterprise


Makes the open source R statistical programming language and environment ready for the enterprise and big data. R users can run R commands and scripts for statistical and graphical analyses on data stored in the Oracle Database.


Oracle Secure Enterprise Search


Enables a secure, high quality, easy-to-use search across all enterprise information assets.


Oracle Database Migration Assistant for Unicode


Helps you migrate database character sets to Unicode for maximum compatibility and extensibility.


Oracle Data Access Components


Windows and .NET data access drivers and tools that support .NET, COM, and ODBC data access, Microsoft Visual Studio tools for developing Oracle Database applications, ASP.NET providers, and .NET stored procedures.


Oracle Utilities Data Model


A pre-built, standards-based, utilities-industry-specific data model designed and optimized for Oracle data warehousing systems.


Simple Oracle Document Access (SODA)


These APIs allow you to create and store collections of documents in an Oracle Database without needing to know SQL or how documents are stored in the database.


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