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Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management is available

Tanya Heise
Sr Principal Technical Support Engineer

Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management (HPCM)

Patch 32626562


Follow Instructions in the Readme File:

  • The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen. Always refer to the readme and review it in its entirety to verify that your system configuration (product version, patch level, and platform) exactly matches what is specified in the Readme.

About this Patch:

  • This PSU download is available from the  My Oracle Support > Patches & Updates section.
  • This is a patch set update (PSU).  It requires a full installation of Profitability and Cost Management Services for Release,, or
  • You can apply this patch to any release.


Required Patches:

Oracle Hyperion Shared Services:

  • Patch or later is required.
  • Patch is recommended, and for Google Chrome Web browser and Microsoft Edge Chromium Web browser support it is required.  It is cumulative so it does not require prior the prior patches to be applied first.
  • However, Patches,,,, or are also supported.  These are not cumulative, so they require the previous patches to be applied first, and they do not support the new browsers.

Oracle Hyperion Workspace patch is also required if you want to use the Google Chrome Web browser and Microsoft Edge Chromium Web browsers (see the Supported Browsers section in the readme).

Essbase Patches:

  • Oracle Hyperion Essbase Server,,,,,, or
  • Oracle Hyperion Essbase RTC,,,,,, or
  • Oracle Hyperion Essbase Administration Services,,,, or
  • Oracle Hyperion Analytic Provider Services,,,,, or

Note that for Essbase, versions,,,,, and have known issues for Profitability and Cost Management and are not supported.

Start with a supported version of Essbase Server, then match the versions as nearly as possible across all other components. For example, if you install the Essbase Server patch, you should also install the Essbase RTC and Analytic Provider Services patches, and the Essbase Administration Services patch.


Required User Rights:

The user applying the patch should be the user who was set up to install and configure EPM System products. Required user privileges or rights:


Use the user account that has Local administrator rights and was set up for installation and configuration. This user is an administrator and is the same for all EPM System products. Assign local policies if required by the product. Such assignments typically are: “Act as part of the operating system, Bypass traverse checking, Log on as a batch job, Log on as a service.”


Use the account that was used to install EPM System products and has Read, Write, and Execute permissions on $MIDDLEWARE_HOME. If you installed other Oracle products, the user who installed EPM System products must be in the same group as the user who installed the other Oracle products. OPatches are not intended to be applied using a root user.

Supported Browsers:

Support for Google Chrome Web browser and Microsoft Edge Web browser is now available.  Check the Oracle Enterprise Performance Management System Certification Matrix for all platform requirements and Oracle Support Document 2675883.1.

To use Profitability and Cost Management with these browsers, you must apply these patches:

  • Oracle Hyperion Shared Services (Patch 31319089)
  • Oracle Hyperion Workspace (Patch 31124100)

New Features in this Release:

  • Check the readme




For more information:

  • Available Patch Sets and Patch Set Updates for Oracle Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management Products (Doc ID 1400559.1)
  • Available Patch Sets and Patch Set Updates for Oracle Crystal Ball, DRM, FCM, HPCM, and HSF 11.1.x (Doc ID 1525518.1)
  • The patch install reviews and other patch related information can viewed within the My Oracle Support Communities - Hyperion Patch Reviews



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