Changes in This Release for Oracle Database Net Services Administrator's Guide

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Changes in Oracle Net Services 19c Release

Oracle Database Net Services Administrator's Guide has changes for Oracle Database 19c release.

New Features

Review new and changed features in this section to understand new options of Oracle Database 19c.

Easy Connect Plus

The Easy Connect syntax that applications use to connect to Oracle Database has improved functionality. The new version is called Easy Connect Plus.

Easy Connect Plus simplifies Oracle Database application configuration and deployment for common use cases. With Easy Connect Plus, you no longer need to configure Oracle Net parameter files such as tnsnames.ora and sqlnet.ora. Easy Connect Plus also no longer requires you to set the TNS_ADMIN environment variable.