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Siebel eBusiness Applications do not currently support Oracle partitioning. While partitioning may, at first, appear to work with Siebel eBusiness Applications, the following results will most likely be observed:

NOTE:  Siebel optimizes and certifies Siebel applications on a standard Oracle installation using Rule-Based Optimizer (RBO). Using advanced features like Cost-Based Optimizer (CBO) and table partitioning are not supported and could have a detrimental effect on query performance.

If there is a reason to believe that the issues are caused by CBO, table partitioning, or other database features that are currently not supported, Siebel Support will request that you reproduce issues against a standard installation using RBO.

 Siebel Server Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows 
 Published: 25 June 2003