Re: Oracle on z/OS

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2008 10:25:12 -0800
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Frank Swarbrick wrote:
> Would this be the best place to ask questions about accessing Oracle
> databases from z/OS? Or is there a "mainframe Oracle" list perhaps?
> Thanks,
> Frank

As good a place as any and glad to help.

The good news is that accessing Oracle, on any operating system and hardware platform, is essentially identical to accessing Oracle on all. Depending on version, the most recent available being, you are likely looking at using SQL*Plus as the primary tool for DBAs and most developers.

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Thu Nov 06 2008 - 12:25:12 CST

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