Melanie Caffrey

Lex de Haan studied applied mathematics at the University of Technology in Delft, the Netherlands. His experience with Oracle goes back to the mid-1980s, version 4. He worked for Oracle Corporation from 1990 to 2004 in various education-related roles, ending up in Server Technologies (product development) as senior curriculum manager for the advanced database administration curriculum. In that role, he was involved in the development of Oracle9i and Oracle Database 10g. In March 2004, he decided to go independent and founded Natural Join B.V. (http://www.naturaljoin.nl). From 1999 until his passing in 2006, he was involved in the ISO SQL language standardization process, as a member of the Dutch national body. He was also one of the founding members of the OakTable network (http://www.oaktable.net).

Melanie Caffrey's Books

Beginning Oracle SQL

Beginning Oracle SQL

  • Publication Date: March 11, 2014
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6556-6
  • Price: $34.99

Beginning Oracle SQL introduces one of the most valuable dialects of SQL for any developer or database administrator to know. Learn More …

Expert PL/SQL Practices

Expert PL/SQL Practices

  • Publication Date: July 31, 2011
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3485-2
  • Price: $38.99

Expert PL/SQL Practices is a book of collected wisdom on PL/SQL programming from some of the best and the brightest in the field. Learn More …

Expert Oracle Practices

Expert Oracle Practices

  • Publication Date: January 19, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2668-0
  • Price: $38.99

This book is an anthology of effective database management techniques representing the collective wisdom of the OakTable Network. With an emphasis upon performance, but also branching into security, national language, and other issues, the book helps you deliver the most value for your company's investment in Oracle Database technologies. Learn More …