Re: Database Size Limit with Oracle 10g Standard Edition

From: Palooka <>
Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2009 21:55:33 +0100
Message-ID: <9B4Il.79040$vI1.22518_at_newsfe14.ams2>

joel garry wrote:
> On Apr 23, 9:02 am, "Dereck L. Dietz" <> wrote:
>> I haven't been able to find anything other than 11g specifications yet ....
>> I remember once seeimg 10g specifications saying the maximum database size
>> for the Oracle 10g Standard Edition was 500GB.  Is that correct?

> Highly doubtful.
> The problem is you can't buy the partitioning option, though nothing
> says you can't roll your own or not even need it. You may have seen
> some practical limitations for some particular thing, but 20 32G
> files... why not try it, buy a couple "Terrabyte" disks for $100 ea...
> Of course, I'm on EE, may be totally wrong.

I think this is correct. Partitioning is part of EE, but as far as I am aware there is no particular size limit on a Standard Edition database.

Palooka Received on Thu Apr 23 2009 - 15:55:33 CDT

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