Press Release: August 3, 2000
Feuerstein Fans Celebrate the Release of O'Reilly's "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf" Seven of O'Reilly's Best-Selling Oracle Books on a Single CD-ROMSEBASTOPOL, CA--Corporate computer professionals increasingly rely on the Web, online help, and other online information sources to relieve information pain. Now, O'Reilly's "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf" allows convenient online access to updates of seven best-selling O'Reilly Oracle books, including those that assist in better understanding Oracle 8i-the future of enterprise database design and deployment.
The "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf" includes a powerhouse of Animal books for the Oracle PL/SQL developer--all readable with a web browser on a convenient CD-ROM. A bonus hard-copy book, "Oracle PL/SQL Programming: A Guide to Oracle 8i Features," is also included.
The CD-ROM contains the complete text of seven books: "Oracle PL/SQL Programming"; "Advanced PL/SQL Programming"; "Oracle Web Applications"; "Oracle Built-in Packages"; "Oracle PL/SQL Language Pocket Reference"; "Oracle Built-ins Pocket Reference"; and "Oracle PL/SQL Programming: A Guide to Oracle 8i Features".
Never has it been easier to learn, or look up, requisite Oracle information. Formatted in HTML, The "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf" can be read by any web browser. The books are fully searchable and cross-referenced. In addition to individual indexes for each book, there's a master index for the entire library.
Purchased separately, these seven books would retail for $213.65, but the "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf," which includes all seven titles on a searchable CD-ROM as well as a hard copy of "Oracle PL/SQL Programming: A Guide to Oracle 8i Features," sells for only $89.95. In addition to the savings, other advantages of the "Oracle PL/SQL CD Bookshelf" include:
- Easy look-up. You can search the indexes of all seven books simultaneously in your browser window.
- Extensive cross-referencing. Links enable you to move quickly between books to learn how to apply the technology.
- Portability. No need to haul 7 books with you to a client or off-site meeting-or home for hours of late night coding. A single CD provides immediate access to all the Oracle information you may need.
- More information about the CD Bookshelf.
- A cover graphic in jpeg format.
- Read an interview with O'Reilly Oracle authors Steven Feuerstein and Andrew Odewahn about what's new in Oracle8i, and what it means for the Web and for database programmers.
By O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.
1st Edition July 2000
1-56592-849-0, $89.95 (US), Features CD-ROM