This chapter covers the new SQL and PL/SQL features that directly affect how you write and manage Oracle PL/SQL programs. At the time of writing, I can’t guarantee that an additional new feature or two won’t get added late in this release cycle or in the next release cycle, so check the Oracle Database New Features Guide for the latest updates.
Coverage of the new features in this chapter is divided into the two languages:
New SQL features
New PL/SQL features
Some of the features lend themselves to multiple-page descriptions ...