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Compression On Small Tables Increase Elapse Time And CPU Time 50+% More (Doc ID 2855739.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 19.8.0.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Two tables (one under 200mb, the other 120mb), no LOBs, not partitioned, were compressed. The queries are executed very frequently against these tables and  had a significant increase in elapsed and CPU time. These tables are not updated frequently but have a high volume of SELECTs against them. The queries are not complicated queries.

Changes

 Tables were compressed.

Cause

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