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11.2 New Feature : Using DBMS_PARALLEL_EXECUTE to Update Large Tables in Parallel (Doc ID 1066555.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2019

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 23rd Jan 2019 ***


The purpose of this article is to introduce the 11.2.0.x database new package DBMS_PARALLEL_EXECUTE and how it can used to update large tables in parallel using different chunking mechanism.


This is intended for PL/SQL programmers


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In this Document
 Different ways of chunking method that the DBMS_PARALLEL_EXECUTE package offers:
 Pre-requisites before using the DBMS_PARALLEL_EXECUTE package:
 1. Sample code to create the chunks using the CREATE_CHUNKS_BY_ROWID procedure: 
 2. Sample code to create the chunks using the CREATE_CHUNKS_BY_NUMBER_COL procedure:
 3. Sample code to create the chunks using the CREATE_CHUNKS_BY_SQL procedure:

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