The Oracle Policy Automation (OPA) team is pleased to announce that OPA Release 19B (12.2.15) is now available for public and private cloud customers.
The new Value function allows policy authors to easily use the actual underlying text value of an attribute that is bound to an OPA value list, instead of the display value shown in an interview.
Two additional sub-resources have been added to the Deployments REST API:
The following methods have been added to the fullCustomInput interview extension so that the interview designer has control over caption position and the size of custom input controls:
Warnings will now be displayed in Policy Automation Hub for web service and static metadata connections using connector versions that are scheduled to be deleted sometime in the next six months. These warnings are provided so that system integrators can plan to move to a later version before the affected connector is removed.
Several enhancements to the OPA Chat API have been made to allow richer chat interactions to be developed, for OPA interviews. The following new features are accessed through the versioned API with either 12.2.15 or latest:
A translated Policy Modeling user interface and translated Policy Automation Hub is now available in Hungarian. Note that a Hungarian built-in rule parser is not available so to create a Hungarian project you need to choose it as a custom language.
Oracle Policy Modeling is now certified for use with Microsoft Word 2019 and Microsoft Excel 2019.
Public cloud: You can upgrade your testing sites at any time via Oracle Cloud Portal Service Cloud Configuration Assistant. All sites will be automatically upgraded according to the published schedule.
Private cloud (on-premises): Download from Oracle Technology Network (OTN) (Coming Soon!) and Oracle® Software Delivery Cloud.
A summary presentation of the key features and benefits in this release will soon appear on OTN.