Oracle Database XBRL Extension to Oracle XML DB Documentation 12c Release 1 (12.1)
XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) is a language for the electronic communication of business and financial data. It is used as the format for business reporting around the world. XBRL Extension to Oracle XML DB extends Oracle Database to serve as a comprehensive platform for managing XBRL content. XBRL provides significant benefits in the preparation, analysis, and communication of business information. XBRL offers greater efficiency and improved accuracy and reliability for all those involved in supplying or using financial data. With growing adoption of XBRL, and with financial reports being generated on a regular basis, there is a growing volume of XBRL content to be stored, managed, and queried efficiently.