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Database 10gR2 Certified with EBS on 14 Additional Platforms

John Abraham
Somehow this certification that was completed last year missed out as a blog article (though it was updated at the time in our official Certifications matrix on My Oracle Support). 

As a follow-on to our original certification announcement, Oracle Database 10gR2 Patch Set is certified with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 11i and R12 on the following additional platforms:

Platforms certified for 11i (11.5.10 CU2+ATG_PF.H.delta.6 (RUP 6) and higher)

  • IBM AIX on Power Systems (64-bit) (5.3, 6.1)
  • Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit) (8, 9, 10)
  • Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit) (10) (See Note 1)

Platforms certified for R12 (12.0.4 and higher) and 12.1 (12.1.1 and higher):

  • HP-UX Itanium (11.23, 11.31)
  • IBM AIX on Power Systems (64-bit) (5.3, 6.1)
  • Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit) (8, 9, 10)
  • Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit) (10) (See Note 1)
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  1. This is a split configuration certification where the application tier must be on a fully certified E-Business Suite platform.

Certified Database Options

This database patchset certification also includes the following 10gR2 database options:

  • Real Application Clusters
  • Oracle Database Vault
  • TDE Column Encryption
  • Advanced Security Option/Advanced Networking Option (ANO/ASO) 
Should You Upgrade to This Release? There are two important considerations if you're deciding whether to upgrade to this release.  The first:  Premier Support for 10gR2 ended in July 2010.  The second: Error Correction Support for ends in April 2011 -- in three months.  For more details about what this means for E-Business Suite environments, and recommendations, see this article: EBS 12 References EBS 11i References Related Articles