1 Introduction

About the Guide

This guide contains descriptions of all the Oracle Database Release 21c new features and links to documentation and labs.

You can listen to the presentation from Andy Mendelsohn, Executive VP of Oracle Database Server Technologies, about the core Oracle Database Breakthrough Innovations.

Oracle Database Breakthrough Innovations

You can read VP of Database Product Management, William Hardie's blog about the core Oracle Database 21c features by visiting https://blogs.oracle.com/database/introducing-oracle-database-21c.

Introducing Oracle Database 21c by William Hardie

Database Features and Licensing App

Use the Database Features and Licensing app to view feature availability across Oracle Database releases and to see what features are new in Oracle Database 21c.

Try It On LiveLabs

Explore many of the new features available in the Database 21c New Features workshop in LiveLabs.

Oracle Database 21c Interactive Architecture Diagram

For more information about the technical architecture of Oracle Database 21c, visit https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/21/dbiad/index.html.

Oracle Database 21c Technical Architecture