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Remote Diagnostic Agent (RDA) 18.3 is Available Now!

      Remote Diagnostic Agent (RDA) 18.3 is released. RDA is a command line-driven data collection framework that can gather product and environmental information to assist in problem diagnosis. Full information on RDA is available in Oracle Knowledge Management document;

Remote Diagnostic Agent (RDA) – Getting Started (Doc ID 314422.1)

     The RDA 18.3 release contains the following new and improved features:

  • A new data collection module for Java Cloud Services
  • A new profile for Java Cloud Services
  • Updated checks for E-Business Suite 12.2
  • Updated checks for Database 12.1, 12.2, and 18c
  • Updated checks for Business Intelligence (BI)
  • Improved storage of passwords in RDA
  • Improved look and feel of the RDA reports

     Complete details for this release are available in Oracle Knowledge Management document;

RDA Release Notes (Doc ID 414970.1)

     This RDA release is bundled with the 2.12.35 release of Diagnostic Assistant (DA). The DA tool is a command line interface framework designed to simplify and standardize the end user’s experience with various diagnostic tools, providing a common lightweight extensible interface to multiple collection tools like ADR, RDA, OCM, and Explorer. DA packages can also work with Oracle applications (JDE EnterpriseOne, Siebel, PeopleSoft) as verifiers, providing a basic Java interface to facilitate the user’s data collection. For more information about DA functionalities, refer to

    For more information about DA functionalities, refer to knowledge document:

Diagnostic Assistant: Information Center (Doc ID 201804.2)

     You can also provide your feeback on RDA here.

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