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Oracle E-Business Suite Mobile Apps Release 8 is Now Available, Review the New Features Now!

Andrea Seale
SR. Principal Support Technical Analyst

Oracle E-Business Suite Mobile Release 8 has been released!
Mobile Release 8 Delivers Smartphone Apps Updates!

This release has delivers Oracle Mobile Application Framework (MAF) 2.5.0
and new simplified login setup.

In addition the following new features have been delivered to existing Apps:

  • Mobile Self-Service Human Resources:
    • Ability for managers to view and manage approvals for HR transactions within the app. 
    • Ability for employees to update documents of record, view year end reports for India and Canada, view and update payment methods, and view current benefits
  • Mobile Timecards:
    • Ability to copy timecards
  • Mobile Approvals:
    • Ability to distinguish approvals submitted through mobile apps from those submitted from other sources, such as web pages or email
  • Mobile Maintenance
    • Support to create express work and debrief work orders; automated charging of time, notification to the mobile app when new work is assigned, and ability to edit of failed transactions (in offline mode)
  • All mobile apps with attachment viewing: 
    • Prevent attachments viewed within the app from being shared elsewhere on iOS devices

Oracle E-Business Suite Mobile Release 8 is a coordinated release of Oracle E-Business Suite mobile apps, which are built using a common set of mobile components referred to as EBS Mobile Foundation.  EBS mobile apps support both Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.1.3 and 12.2.3 and beyond.

For more details on these updates for each app, see the Oracle E-Business Suite Mobile Apps Release Notes available from My Oracle Support Note 1641772.1.

Further information can be found in Oracle E-Business Suite Mobile Apps Administrator's Guide, Release 12.1 and 12.2.

For any Questions or support please log a Service Request with the appropriate product, via My Oracle Support.

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