10 October 2017

ODC Appreciation Day: EMP #ThanksODC

Here is my very short entry for the Oracle Developer Community Appreciation Day 2017.

Very often I use the good ol' EMP table to demonstrate even the latest features of SQL and PL/SQL.
Everybody seems to know the EMP table, and some even know some of the content off the top of their head (yes, I'm guilty of that too). Whenever I need to write a hierarchical query and am not really sure what which column goes on which side in the CONNECT BY clause, I will use EMP to test and verify my assumptions. Something I did just this afternoon.

I found this old screenshot showing that the EMP table was around in Oracle database version 4.1.1.. history doesn't tell whatever happened to Carter though...

Update

Apparently I'm not the only one who's a fan of the EMP, there is even a store and a museum...

4 comments:

  1. Thanks for sharing this post. Your post is really very helpful its students. Oracle Soa Online Training Hyderabad

    ReplyDelete
  2. This information you provided in the blog that is really unique I love it!! Thanks for sharing such a great blog Keep posting.. Oracle R12 Financials Training in Bangalore

    ReplyDelete
  3. Your blog is so nice, and the article is very good it helps to so many people.
    Oracle Training in Hyderabad

    ReplyDelete