Oracle 12c Primer – Up And Running

UPDATE – Post has been revised since posted for accuracy.  Thanks Matt.

Alright.  Having recently installed Oracle DB 12c, I was disoriented for four days before things started to click.  No joke, this latest release of Oracle latest database server is the biggest release-to-release departure of old to new I have witnessed so far… I’ll like to think I have a long way to go.

I’ll go over the items that most baffled me and attempt to explain what these changes mean and how to catch up to Oracle 12c.  By the end of this post, maybe I can convince you there quite a few niceties that come from free for all our trouble.  Hope it saves you some time as well.


Continue reading