Tag: parallelism

Oracle parallel query hints reference – part 6: USE_PARTITION_WISE_GBY

Welcome to part 6 of the series. The USE_PARTITION_WISE_GBY hint is “brand new,” introduced in 12.2. I personally welcome this hint as I’ve cursed many times in the past due to the lack of control for this aspect of parallelism…

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Reading execution plans for parallel DML

Parallel execution in Oracle seems to be a topic of myths, mysteries and misunderstandings. In this post I hope to clear up at least one of them by diving into a discussion about parallel DML. Actually, I want to show…

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Oracle’s CREATE INDEX command can take a hint

Christo Kutrovsky, ATCG Principal Consultant and Oracle ACE at Pythian, shares something useful he discovered by accident when playing with Auto DOP.

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