Oracle Corporation makes its software products available to educational institutions at minimal cost. This tutorial explores options for procuring, installing, and administering an Oracle client/server database in an academic setting, and describes how the Oracle software can be used in specific areas in the information systems curriculum. It also presents results of a survey investigating how IS instructors currently use Oracle, and describes the benefits and challenges they are experiencing.
Morrison, Joline and Morrison, Mike
"Using Oracle to Augment the Information Systems Curriculum,"
Communications of the Association for Information Systems:
Vol. 7, Article 10.
Available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol7/iss1/10