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February 11

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AMA: sftp and cloud, cursor variables, and more
Chris Saxon and Steven Feuerstein hosted an "ask us anything" session that was ostensibly about PL/SQL, but (unsurprisingly) quickly touched on many other topics. Here are the highlights:

3:13 A cloud question: accessing files vis sftp from a database cloud service
21:46 A question on Real Application Security
25:40 A question on cursor variables from StackOverflow
30:49 Accessing packaged constants in SQL
32:40 A look at some new(er) features in PL/SQL, including PL/Scope doing SQL Statement analysis
49:06 How to identify deprecated code

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Steven Feuerstein
Steven Feuerstein, Developer Advocate for PL/SQL    
Steven Feuerstein is a Senior Advisor at Insum Solutions (, and is obsessed with the Oracle PL/SQL language, having written ten books on it (all published by O'Reilly Media). You will find an abundance of quizzes from Steven at the Dev Gym. Enjoy!
Chris Saxon
Chris Saxon, Oracle Developer Advocate for SQL    
Chris Saxon is an Oracle Developer Advocate and quizmaster on Dev Gym. His job is to help you get the best out of the Oracle Database and have fun with SQL! He's also part of the answer team on Ask TOM and creates YouTube videos at The Magic of SQL channel.