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25.5 Overview of PL/SQL8 Enhancements

Oracle Corporation has improved the peformance of PL/SQL programs with the release of Oracle8 and PL/SQL8. Without delving into detailed descriptions of the internal changes made to the engine, it is worth noting which elements of the technology have improved. This knowledge may well affect your choice of implementation for algorithms and your willingness to employ some features which in the past have come with a noticeable penalty.

PL/SQL8 offers improved performance in the following areas:[2]

[2] This information has been provided by Oracle Corporation and has not been independently confirmed.

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