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A new release of the Node.js driver for Oracle Database is now on
npmjs.com and href="https://github.com/oracle/node-oracledb" >GitHub.
node-oracledb 0.7 connects Node.js 0.10, Node.js 0.12, and io.js to
Oracle Database. It runs on a number of platforms. For more
information about node-oracledb see the href="https://github.com/oracle/node-oracledb">node-oracledb GitHub
The changes in 0.7 are:
Several assets have been updated to align to the new branding of the Oracle Private Cloud Appliance.