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Oracle Analytics Cloud Service (OACS) 17.4.1 is Available

Tanya Heise
Sr Principal Technical Support Engineer

Oracle Analytics Cloud Service (OACS) 17.4.1

We are pleased to announce availability of the 17.4.1 OAC patch; which includes the following:

  • Update to Data Visualization 3.0
  • New custom themes feature to allow customer to “brand” the user interface
  • Support for Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud service as a data source.
  • Enhancements to Essbase Cloud
  • In addition, the release is certified on Oracle Cloud Machine

Please review the following information related to this patch:

Patching Information:

  • Applying the Latest Patch to BI Services (17.4.1) - click here
  • Applying the Latest Patch to Essbase Services (17.4.1) - click here


  • Although there is no net new functionality over 17.3.5 released at end of September. it is advised that you use 17.4.1 because of inclusion of bug fixes.  
  • There is also a new BI Admin tool for the latest release that can be downloaded from here
  • OAC Client Tool Download
  • No IDCS integration in this release.

Documentation References:

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Comments ( 2 )
  • Alexis Eduardo Enríquez Espinal Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Hi, i tried to download the latest version of Oracle BI Administration Tool but when i click on the link it starts downloading the version without the option to connect to cloud
  • Tanya Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    The OAC Client Tool Download is here :


    I will update the blog with this info, too.

    Thank you.
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