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EBS 12.2 Certified with Database for Additional "Database Tier-only" Platforms

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I am pleased to announce that Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 (12.2.2 or higher) is now certified with the Oracle Database 11gR2 ( for the Linux on IBM System z and Oracle Solaris on x86-64 platforms running on the database tier with the following OS versions:

For Oracle Solaris on x86-64:

  • Oracle Solaris 10 on x86-64 (64-bit)
  • Oracle Solaris 11 on x86-64 (64-bit)

For Linux on IBM System z:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) version 5 (64-bit)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) version 6 (64-bit)
  • Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) version 10 (64-bit)
  • Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) version 11 (64-bit)

The application tier of the E-Business Suite 12.2 is not certified with the above platforms, only the database tier; customers must run the application tier on fully certified platforms using the 12.2 software provided as part of our release (see 'Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 Now Available').

This announcement for E-Business Suite Release 12.2 includes the following (as well as other features and options):

  • Oracle Database 11gR2 version
  • Oracle Database Real Application Clusters (RAC) 11gR2 version
  • Oracle Database Vault 11gR2 version
  • Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) Column Encryption using Oracle Database 11gR2 version
  • TDE Tablespace Encryption using Oracle Database 11gR2 version
  • Advanced Security Option (ASO)/Advanced Networking Option (ANO) with Oracle Database 11gR2 version
  • Export/Import Process for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 Database Instances


Please also review the platform-specific Oracle Database Installation Guides for operating system and other prerequisites.

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Comments ( 2 )
  • guest Monday, February 17, 2014

    Would you please let me know when Oracle RDBMS 12c (12.1) will be certified with Oracle eBusiness Applications Rel. 12.2.3?

    Thank you.

  • Steven Chan Monday, February 17, 2014

    Hello, Guest,

    This certification is underway now. It's going well