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July 03

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Description

Connection Management
Node-oracledb v2.3.0 (released 7 Jun 2018) introduced support for heterogeneous connection pooling and for proxy support in connection pools. In this office hours session, we'll revisit connection management and touch on these new options.

Highlights

01:15 New features in node-oracledb 2.3.0
03:24 Pool proxy authentication/performance demo
14:08 Best practices with connection pools
33:14 Discussion on adding a "pool drain" feature

Your Experts

Dan McGhan
Dan McGhan, Developer Advocate for JavaScript    
Dan started with MySQL and PHP and happily stumbled upon Oracle Application Express. He never looked back and these days he shares his passion for JavaScript and HTML5 with the community.
Christopher Jones
Christopher Jones, Senior Principal Product Manager    
Chris serves as Product Manager for OCI, Instant Client and scripting language drivers for Oracle Database. These include Python cx_Oracle, PHP OCI8, PHP PDO_OCI, and Node.js node-oracledb.
Anthony Tuininga
Anthony Tuininga, Consulting Member of Technical Staff    
Anthony Tuininga is a software developer in the Data Access group at Oracle. He has over 25 years of experience with Oracle Database, is the creator and maintainer of cx_Oracle, the Python module enabling access to Oracle Database, and is now heavily involved with enhancing the node-oracledb module.