PL/SQL or Procedural Language for SQL is an extended version of SQL programming, designed specifically by Oracle for its relational databases, to be programmed alongside SQL and Java. As a programming language, it is derived from SQL and incorporates object-oriented programming (OOPS) concepts such as procedures, functions, loops, conditional statements, etc. Also, this programming language consents to variables & constants declaration, similar to Java and other OOPS-based programming languages.
Why should we use PL/SQL?
Advantages of PL/SQL
Below given are some of the advantages: