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  • April 18, 2017


Tanya Heise
Sr Principal Technical Support Engineer

Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Hyperion Data Relationship Management has been released.

This PSU is available from the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.

Oracle Hyperion DRM PSU
Patch 25653800

This Patch Set Update (PSU) requires a full installation. This patch can be installed on a new machine or replace an existing installation.

New Features in this Release:

Two new System Preferences are available
(ExternalShareInfo, ExternalStats) to allow an administrator to select a group
for each of the two system categories (Stats and Shared Info) so that these can
be managed via Shared Services groups (or with an external directory connected
to Shared Services).  Internal users can still be added to or removed
from those categories manually (in a Mixed configuration), and these will not
be touched by the CUP synchronization process. 


  • New User Privileges for Oracle Repository
    • When upgrading from a Data Relationship Management release prior to, additional database privileges are required to use release with an Oracle repository.  Before running the Apply Updates process on the repository, the existing schema owner must be granted two additional privileges:

      This step is not required when upgrading from release or later or when creating a new Oracle repository since these privileges will be automatically applied to the new user.  This step is also not required when using a SQL Server repository.
  • Required User Rights - refer to the readme
  • Memory Configuration - To ensure proper performance, it is strongly recommended that Windows pagefile size on the DRM server be at least 1.1 times system memory with growth allowed up to 1.5 times system memory.  When system memory is large (e.g. 64 GB and higher) the pagefile can be maintained at 1.1 times system memory.  Pagefile sizes smaller than this can lead to serious performance and functional issues.
  • Enterprise Performance Management Architect Patch - In order to successfully integrate Data Relationship Management and Enterprise Performance Management Architect, the following patch must be applied:  Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Architect, Fusion Edition Release Patch Set Exception (PSE) 22078964.

Documentation Updates

Refer to the Oracle Data Relationship Management Addendum on the Help Center for the latest updates to the documentation.

If this patch will replace an existing installation, related components such as Hyperion Foundation Services are not affected.  However, upgrading from a release prior to will require an upgrade of Foundation Services to

The Readme file should be reviewed prior to proceeding with this PSU implementation for important information that includes a full list of the defects fixed, along with additional support information, prerequisites and details for applying patch.

It is important to ensure that the requirements and support paths to this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file. The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.

The patch install reviews and other patch related information can viewed within the My Oracle Support Communities. Visit the Oracle Hyperion EPM sub-space:

Hyperion Patch Reviews

For other Oracle Data Relationship Management questions and assistance visit the My Oracle Support Community:

HPCM, HSF, DRM & Other Products

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