The big news from Charles Phillips's keynote at the OAUG Collaborate conference this morning is that Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.1.1 is now available for download. This brand-new release includes both Rapid Install and Maintenance Pack options:
This release includes a new Rapid Install that allows you to upgrade to 12.1.1 from EBS 11.5.9, 11.5.10, 11.5.10.CU1, and 11.5.10.CU2.
What's New in This Release?
Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.1.1 is a major release with new product functionality, enhancements to existing functionality, and fixes for improved stability, security, and performance. It introduces 21 new products. It includes new
technology stack components, which I will cover in a separate article.
Apps 12.1.1 is a cumulative update that includes all updates and fixes that were previously released in 12.0.1, 12.0.2, 12.0.3, 12.0.4, 12.0.5, and 12.0.6.
All E-Business Suite product families and near every product team have released new content in this release. You can find links to Release Content Documents (RCD) with details about new features, updates and fixes in the following Metalink Note:
The 12.1.1 Rapid Install includes the following Critical Patch Update (CPU) security patchsets for these technology stack components:
Oracle strongly recommends that you apply the latest available Critical Patch Update for each component after you install Release 12.1.1.
Downloading EBS 12.1.1
Release 12.1.1 is now available for download for both new and upgrading customers on all supported languages through Oracle Electronic Product Delivery (EPD) and the Oracle
Store. You can check EPD for specific platform downloads, which are updated regularly.