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This month we are celebrating Developers at AskTOM. We welcome Developers of all levels of experience to join us at our FREE Developer Live events coming in August. Just click on the left to register today! If you are brand new to Database Technology, then we also have got you covered. Just click on the right for your comprehensive FREE training program to kick start your Oracle Database Development journey!

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August 14

18:00 UTC   Start Times Around the World

Data-Bound Collation and Case-Insensitive Database
Our August session offers an introduction to and demonstration of the new Oracle Database 12.2 feature called Data-Bound Collation (DBC), the Oracle implementation of the SQL COLLATE clause. Collation determines how strings are compared. That has a big impact on ordering (sorting) and equality tests between strings.

28:30 LiveSQL demonstration

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Sergiusz Wolicki
Sergiusz Wolicki, Database Globalization Architect    
With Oracle since August 1994. In Oracle Support until October 2005. Now providing globalization advice to DB development and developing new globalization features.
Weiran Zhang
Weiran Zhang, Director of Development
Weiran Zhang is a Director of Development, Globalization Technology for Database Globalization.