Microsoft recently announced the availability of Windows 10 version 1607, also known as the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. With this latest release, Microsoft is desupporting the first release of Windows 10 -- version 1507 -- on March 26, 2017. After that date, no new patches will be created for version 1507.
Oracle's policy for the E-Business Suite is that we support certified third-party products as long as the third-party vendor supports them. When a third-party vendor retires a product, we consider that to be an historical certification for EBS.
What can EBS customers expect after March 2017?
After Microsoft desupports Windows 10 version 1507 in March 2017:
What should EBS users do?
Oracle strongly recommends that E-Business Suite upgrade their end-user desktops from Windows 10 version 1507 to the latest certified equivalents. As of today, Windows 10 version 1607.
What about EBS desktop-based client/server tools?
EBS sysadmins might use up to 14 different desktop-based tools to administer selected parts of the E-Business Suite. These are:
Still in use (i.e. eligible for Error Correction Support)
- BI Publisher (BIP/XMLP)
- Configurator Developer
- Discoverer Administrator/Desktop
- Forms/Reports Developer
- JDeveloper OA Extensions
- Sales for Handhelds
- Warehouse Builder
- Workflow Builder
- XML Gateway Message Designer
All of the tools still in use are certified with Windows 10 version 1067.
For complete details, see: