Oracle Database 18c version released

Oracle announced the release of Oracle Database 18c on February 23rd 2018.   Oracle decided on a brand new method of numbering database versions so that a major version release is done annually (i.e. version 18 = year 2018).  The last database version was 12c prior to this change.

One of the new features in Oracle Database version 12c and later include additional database support for JSON queries.

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