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June 16

20:00 UTC   Start Times Around the World


What's coming in Python cx_Oracle 8.0 for Oracle Database
A roundup of the latest and greatest features of the cx_Oracle 8.0 driver for Python in Oracle Database

3:15 - Top features
4:50 - Globalization
6:40 - Demo code (init_oracle_client)
9:10 - Error Demo
10:25 - Set driver_name
11:50 - Cursor.prefetchrows(new) & Cursor.arraysize
14:30 - Demo code (prefetchrows)
16:45 - Small, fixed number of rows
17:40 - Single row fetches
18:20 - Q & A

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Your Experts

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.
Blaine Carter
Blaine Carter, Developer Advocate for Open Source    
Blaine started programming in 1995. For most of his career, he used Oracle software to build applications, including Oracle Forms and Oracle Reports, Java, and a whole lot of SQL and PL/SQL. Now he applies his exploratory eye and tinkering inclinations to the intersection of open source software and Oracle Database.