Monday Mar 31, 2014

What's NEW? 12.1.3+ E-business Suite Recommended Patch Collection 1!

We are very pleased to announce the availability of E-Business Suite 12.1.3+ Recommended Patch Collection 1 (Patch 17774755).  This Recommended Patch Collection combines recommended patches for EBS 12.1.3 into a single integrated and regression-tested patchset.

Note: Patch 17774755 must be applied into an existing Release 12.1.3 E-Business Suite environment.

For the complete installation steps and Functional information, refer to My Oracle Support Doc ID 1638535.1.

Friday Jan 24, 2014

Critical Patch Update for January 2014

Get off to a good start this year and apply the Critical Patch Update for January 2014!

Go to Doc ID1594621.1 for more details for E-Business Suite.



Thursday Jan 16, 2014

EBS Release 12 Certified with Mac OS X 10.9 with Safari 7 and JRE 7

Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 (12.1.1 or higher) is now certified with the Safari 7 browser and the JRE 7 plugin on the following Apple Mac OS X desktop configuration:
  • Mac OS X 10.9 ("Mavericks" version 10.9.1 or higher)
  • Safari version 7 (7.0.1 or higher)
  • Oracle JRE 7 plugin (1.7.0_45 or higher)

For full details and instructions refer to: Doc ID 1533334.1: Oracle E-Business Suite Release Notes Release 12 for Apple Macintosh OS X

Monday Jan 06, 2014

Oracle Enterprise Manager: Advanced Management of Oracle E-Business Suite

Live Webcast: January 8 - 10:00 a.m. PST | 1:00 p.m. EST

Hear direct from the Application Management Pack team on the Advanced Management of Oracle E-Business Suite functionality.  This webcast session covers the value delivered by the current release of Application Management Pack such as Online Patching with for E-Business Suite R12.2, Customization Management, Cloning, System Monitoring, Configuration & Compliance Management and Product Road map. You will come away with an understanding of the value of Application Management Pack for Oracle E-Business Suite applications delivered now and in the future. 

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If you want to know more about similar events, take a look at the Oracle Enterprise Manager Events page.

Monday Nov 04, 2013

Webcast: Applications Integration Architecture

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Date:  November 12, 2013 (EMEA & APAC) & November 13, 2013 (US).

Join us for an Overview and Best Practices live webcast on Applications Integration Architecture (AIA).

We are covering following topics in this Webcast :

  • AIA Overview
  • AIA - Where it Stands
  • Pre-Install, Pre-Upgrade Concerns
  • Understanding Dependency
  • Certification Matrix
  • Documentation
  • Information Center
  • Demonstration - How to evaluate certified combination
  • Software Download/Installable
  • Demonstration - edelivery Download Overview
  • Reference Information
  • Q & A (15 Minutes)

 We will be holding 2 separate sessions to accommodate different timezones:


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EMEA / APAC - timezone Session :

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USA - timezone Session :

    If you have any question about the schedules or if you have a suggestion for an Advisor Webcast to be planned in future, please send an E-Mail to Ruediger Ziegler.

    Remember that you can access a full listing of all future webcasts as well as replays from Doc ID 740966.1.  A summary of ATG webcasts and access to replays is also available from Doc ID 1186338.1.

    Wednesday Oct 23, 2013

    What Version of Java JRE Are You Running with Oracle E-Business Suite?

    Java Download

     Take a look at the latest Java JRE certified details listed here:


    Monday Oct 21, 2013

    Critical Patch Update for October 2013 Now Available

    The  Critical Patch Update (CPU) for October 2013 was released on October 15, 2013.  Oracle strongly recommends applying the patches as soon as possible.
    The Critical Patch Update Advisory is the starting point for relevant information.  It includes a list of products affected, pointers to obtain the patches, a summary of the security vulnerabilities, and links to other important documents.

    E-Business Suite Releases 11i and 12 Reference:

    Wednesday Oct 09, 2013

    Webcast: E-Business Suite BI Publisher – Overview and Best Practices

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    Webcast: E-Business Suite BI Publisher – Overview and Best Practices

    Date: October 22, 2013 at 7am UK, 8am CET, 11.30am India, 3.00pm Japan, 5pm AEST, 12am MT

    This 1.5-hour session is recommended for technical and functional Users who are interested in getting a generic overview of BI Publisher / XML Publisher in the E-Business Suite.

    Topics will include:

    • Overview of BI Publisher
      • Architecture
      • Setup BI Publisher and Desktop tool
      • Process Overview
    • Setup report to generate XML output
      • Set the E-Business suite report output to XML
      • Run the E-Business Suite Report using standard submission to obtain XML output
    • Create an RTF Template
    • Using Template Manager
      • Register the Data Definition in the Template Manager
      • Register the Template in the Template Manager with designed Template file
      • Run the BI Publisher Concurrent Request
    • Administration
    • Troubleshooting - BI Publisher
    • Best Practices to improve performance
    • Q&A

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    For more details and how to register see Doc ID 1582767.1  or you can go to the direct registration link.

    If you have any questions about the ATG Webcast schedules or if you have a suggestion for an Advisor Webcast to be planned in future, please send an E-Mail to Ruediger Ziegler.

    Wednesday Oct 02, 2013

    Oracle Has Released Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2

    Oracle has released E-Business Suite Release 12.2.  Take advantage of finding all the EBS Release 12.2 Information in our One-Stop-Doc - the E-Business Suite Release 12.2 Information Center.

    The latest release:

    • introduces Online Patching to support organizations with high-availability requirements by dramatically reducing planned maintenance downtimes
    • increases performance by exploiting latest, cutting-edge features of the Oracle platform
    • provides cross-industry enhancements spanning key business applications.
    With the powerful new capabilities, organizations will be able to leverage an integrated suite of business applications to make better decisions, reduce costs and increase performance.

    The Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 Information Center will connect you to all the latest and greatest documentation and resources you need.

    R12.2 Information Center

    Wednesday Sep 25, 2013

    REDUCE Your Downtime Upgrading!

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    Upgrading your EBS environment can be a lengthy process but when you come to do the cut-over on your Production environment you want to minimize your downtime as much as possible.  Take a look at the documents highlighted below for information on how to reduce your upgrade downtime.

    The documents discuss upgrading Oracle E-Business Suite and considerations to reduce downtime.  They will give you an overview and collection of items to consider by the technical team for the upgrade.

    • Oracle E-Business Suite Reducing Downtime Upgrading to 12.1 (Doc ID 1578187.1)
    • Best Practices for Minimizing Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 Upgrade Downtime (Doc ID 1581549.1)

    How to use these documents:

    • Review the contents for considerations prior to upgrade
    • Use the table of contents to explore considerations
    • Project/Technical team should discuss as a group the options
    When to use these documents:
    • Prior to the upgrade review materials, keep ideas available
    • After you complete first technical upgrade/run on a test/dev environment-re-review options
    • Explore options for your upgrade that could improve your cut-over downtime window.

    If you make use of these documents or have something to share about your upgrade experience, let us know by posting a thread in the EBS Upgrade Community.

    Tuesday Sep 17, 2013

    What Version of Java JRE Are You Running With Oracle E-Business Suite?

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    Take a look at the latest Java JRE certification details!

    Java JRE 1.6.0_60 is Certified with Oracle E-Business Suite
    The latest Java Runtime Environment 1.6.0_60 (a.k.a. JRE 6u60-b07) and later updates on the JRE 6 codeline are now certified with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 11i and 12 for Windows-based desktop clients.


    Java JRE 1.7.0_40 Certified with Oracle E-Business Suite
    The latest Java Runtime Environment 7u240 (a.k.a. JRE 7u40-b43) and later updates on the JRE 7 codeline are now certified with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 11i and 12 for Windows-based desktop clients.

    Check out the links above for full details of the certifications, patch details and hints and tips.

    Monday Sep 09, 2013

    Did You Know Application Management Pack (AMP) 12.1.0.1 is Certified with the Latest Oracle Enterprise Manager 12cR3?

    Oracle Application Management Pack 12.1.0.1 is now certified with the latest Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c patchset:  version 12.1.0.3 (a.k.a. EM 12c Release 3 or 12cR3) .

    Application Management Pack

    If you are upgrading to Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 3 from Enterprise Manager 10g Release 5 or Enterprise Manager 11g Release 1 make sure you follow Section 5,Step 6 in Getting Started with Oracle Application Management Pack (AMP) for Oracle E-Business Suite, Release 12.1.0.1.0 (Doc ID 1434392.1).

    Wednesday Sep 04, 2013

    EBS Techstack Landing Page for R12.1 Re-designed

    We want to draw your attention to the newly re-designed Technology Stack landing page R12.1 – Doc ID 1480550.1.  The new design has some more pictures/products and is hopefully self explanatory.

    Doc ID 1480550.1



    What's New ?

    Within the Techstack picture we have updated the links to Information Centers and specific documents, to present the most useful content for it.

    The icons for the products related to the Technology Stack have been updated – hopefully to be more meaningful than before and additional products are now listed to round up the picture.

    We are highly interested in your feedback on this document – so please let us know following :

    •    Is it self-explanatory?
    •    Do you think it's useful using this type of  'picture-navigation' for the EBS Technology Stack ?
    •    What are you missing?
    •    Any ideas to enhance the navigation page?

    Please use the linked Community thread we have opened for this kind of feedback, so that everybody can follow the responses for the navigation page.

    Thursday Aug 15, 2013

    Top Adpatch Patching Issues For Release 11i And 12.x

    Do you have problems or questions applying E-Business Suite patches?
    Do you want to learn more about:

    • Patching strategy
    • Minimizing the risks when applying a patch
    • How to troubleshoot different patching issues
    • What information can be useful and should be uploaded in service requests or community threads (depending on the issue received)

    Then use Document Id 1444322.1 Top Adpatch Patching Issues For Release 11i And 12.x as your starting point.  This document has a wealth of information about how to plan your patching so that you have a successful patching session and how to resolve failures if they happen anyway.

    Many patch issues can be resolved quickly by following the troubleshooting steps in Doc ID 1444322.1.  If you need extra help try searching the E-Business Suite Patching Community by patch number first, someone else may have already hit and resolved your issue.  If you need to log a service request then providing information about all the troubleshooting steps you've already followed will help avoid you having to answer the same questions again; provide us all needed information (including all the patch log files) and you may find that we can answer your patching issue from the first update!

    Want to discuss this some more?  Come and join us in the E-Business Suite Patching Community and discuss patching issues with Oracle experts and industry peers.

    Sunday Aug 04, 2013

    Upgrading? Make sure you review the below links on the Consolidated Upgrade Patch 2!

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    If you are on 11i and are planning to upgrade to R12 then make sure you review the below links on the Consolidated Upgrade Patch 2 (CUP2).  This will help with upgrading from Release 11i to Release 12.1.3.  The Oracle E-Business Suite Pre-install Patches Report serves as a single point of reference for upgrade-related patches that can ONLY be applied prior to running the main upgrade driver for Release 12.1.  These pre-install patches help you avoid certain upgrade script failures, upgrade performance issues and data corruption and upgrade integrity issues.

    Below are links to the release from Development on Steven Chan’s blog and the Document with a short video:


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