By Lia Nowodworska -Oracle on Oct 25, 2013
The Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 18.104.22.168.131017 patch
set has been released, and is available to download from My Oracle
Per the patch readme:
This patch set is available for all customers who are using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 22.214.171.124.0 and 126.96.36.199.1.
It is also available for Exalytics customers who have applied the Exalytics PS3 patch.
Patch 17530796 - OBIEE BUNDLE PATCH 188.8.131.52.131017 (Patch) is comprised of the following patches, which are not available separately:
Patch 16913445 - Patch 184.108.40.206.131017 (1 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Installer (BIINST)
Patch 17463314 - Patch 220.127.116.11.131017 (2 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BIP)
Patch 17300417 - Patch 18.104.22.168.131017 (3 of 8) Enterprise Performance Management Components Installed from BI Installer 22.214.171.124.0 (BIFNDNEPM))
Patch 17463395 - Patch 126.96.36.199.131017 (4 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Server (BIS)
Patch 17463376 - Patch 188.8.131.52.131017 (5 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Presentation Services (BIPS)
Patch 17300045 - Patch 184.108.40.206.131017 (6 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Presentation Services (BIPS)
Patch 16997936 - Patch 220.127.116.11.131017 (7 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Presentation Services (BIPS)
Patch 17463403 - Patch 18.104.22.168.131017 (8 of 8) Oracle Business Intelligence Platform Client Installers and MapViewer
Also you must download:
Patch 16569379 - Dynamic Monitoring Service patch
The instructions to apply the bundle patch are given in the patch readme along with some important notes if you are upgrading from 22.214.171.124.x versions.
The new functionality in this patch includes:
Support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 10
Support for Oracle BI Mobile App Designer
Support for improved exporting functionality into Microsoft Excel
For more information please refer to document:
OBIEE 11g 126.96.36.199.131017 is Available for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition and Exalytics (Doc ID 1595219.1)
In addition we strongly recommend you review this document:
OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches (Doc ID 1591422.1), which explains the new naming convention, the strategy behind bundle patches and other interesting facts about OBIEE patching. Please take some time to review it.