Oracle

The Oracle database (commonly referred to as Oracle) is a relational database management system from Oracle Corporation. NJIT currently offers Oracle database space on two separate servers, prophet.njit.edu and seer.njit.edu.

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Very extensive documentation for various Oracle database releases is available on-line - search on "Oracle databse documentation".

Oracle FAQs

Prophet:

prophet.njit.edu is a database server, used for coursework. As of January 2015 it is running Oracle 12c. The database instance running on prophet.njit.edu is named course.

Command line interface (CLI)

To use a CLI to connect to prophet, on any Linux AFS client :

module load oraclient-12c
sqlplus UCID@course

Seer:

seer.njit.edu is an Oracle database server running Oracle 11g2. It is used for research projects. The two database instances running on seer.njit.edu are research and project.

Last Updated: August 24, 2017