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Wednesday, March 21 • 2:45pm - 3:15pm
External Tables—Ground Zero to Expert

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This presentation explores how to define and use external tables, including the parallel and preprocessor options. It reviews how to write external tables that use comma separated value and position-specific files. It will demonstrate how to troubleshoot the log files, verify operating system and Oracle database privileges, write Bash shell scripts that provide preprocessor instructions, and consume and optimize external table data in ETL processes.


Michael McLaughlin

Oracle ACE, Brigham Young University-Idaho
Michael McLaughlin, Oracle ACE, is a professor at BYU-Idaho in the Computer Information Technology Department of the Business and Communications School. He teaches courses on CIT management, databases and systems analysis and design. Michael is the author and co-author of numerous... Read More →

Wednesday March 21, 2018 2:45pm - 3:15pm MDT
0110, Lower Level 1655 East Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112