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Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Suite (OBIEE) Bundle Patch is Available

Tanya Heise
Sr Principal Technical Support Engineer

The following Bundle Patch has been released for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE)

This bundle patch download is available from the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.

Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) Suite Bundle Patch

Patch 27281232

Patch 27281232 is the top-level patch and it contains all of the cumulative component patches. This provides a single patch to download from My Oracle Support, although there are several component patches that must be installed in the Oracle BI Home directory.

The Oracle BI EE Suite Bundle Patch under the top-level patch 27281232 consists of the following component patches:

  • 24346370    BIADFCOMPS Bundle Patch    Oracle Business Intelligence ADF Components (BIADFCOMPS)
  • 27355838    BIFNDN Bundle Patch    Oracle Business Intelligence Presentation Services (BIPS) (BIFNDN)
  • 27321329      BIP Bundle Patch    Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BIP)
  • 27325397    BIFNDNEPM Runtime Patch 45    Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Components Installed from Oracle BI Installer (BIFNDNEPM)
  • 27303634    BIMAD Bundle Patch    Oracle BI Mobile App Designer (BIMAD)
  • 27340936    BISERVER Bundle Patch    Oracle Business Intelligence Server (BISERVER)
  • 27374954    BISHIPHOME Patch for    Oracle Business Intelligence Platform Client Installers and MapViewer
  • 21517672    BITHIRDPARTY Bundle Patch    Oracle Business Intelligence Third Party

Note that some component patches might not have changed since the last Bundle Patch was installed but all are included in the Bundle Patch. Only component patches that have NEW changes will be installed by OPatch. For Oracle BI EE Suite Bundle Patch, the component patches in the readme that are listed in the table in BOLD are new.

About this patch:

  • Oracle BI EE Suite Bundle Patch includes all the bug fixes released in Oracle BI EE Suite Bundle Patch and new bug fixes.
  • To install the Oracle BI EE Suite Bundle Patch patch, Oracle BI EE must be installed in the Oracle BI Home directory. Subsequent Oracle BI EE patches can be installed on Oracle BI EE or any Oracle BI EE bundle patch with a lower fifth numeral version than the one being installed. For example, you can install on

A Bundle Patch is a collection of cumulative patches for the Oracle BI EE components. The patches in a Bundle Patch have been tested to work together. Therefore, you must apply every patch in the Bundle Patch. Refer to the readme for FULL list of instructions on how to install this bundle patch.

If you have not applied libOVD (Patch 21895214) to the oracle_common home, then you need to apply it for new installations.  If you have applied the Patch, then it is not necessary to apply it again.

The following OBIEE Web Services Critical Patch Update (CPU) patches are also recommended and applied to the oracle_common home:

  • Patch 24580895: WEBSRV BUNDLE PATCH


It is HIGHLY recommended that you begin your out-of-place migration plans to the latest 12c available version. For more information, refer to OBIEE 12c: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets (Doc ID 2070465.1)



Prior to proceeding with this OBIEE Bundle Patch implementation and related downloads, refer to the Readme file for important information. It is important to verify that the requirements, installation instructions; support paths; notes; etc for this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file; which is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.

For More Information.....
  • To locate the latest available Patch information for OBIEE, refer to
    • OBIEE 11g: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets - Doc ID 1488475.1
    • OBIEE 12c: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets (Doc ID 2070465.1)
  • For an introduction to OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches, which includes information on the bundle patch lifecycle, availability, and version names, refer to OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches - Doc ID 1591422.1
  • Critical Patch Update (CPU) Program January 2018 Patch Availability Document (PAD) - Doc ID 2325393.1


To share your experience about installing this patch ...

  • In the MOS | Patches & Updates screen for OBIEE  Patch 27281232, click the "Start a Discussion" and submit your review.


Have a question for OBIEE specifically ....

The My Oracle Support Community " OBIEE (MOSC) " is the ideal first stop to seek & find product specific answers:

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