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EBS 12.2 Rapid Install Guide Updated and Streamlined

A significant number of customers have successfully installed Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2. In doing so, many have provided feedback on how we could improve the installation process and documentation. I'm pleased to announce that in conjunction with our efforts to improve the EBS 12.2 Upgrade Guides, we have also incorporated customer feedback into the latest published Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2:  Using Rapid Install Guide available in the Oracle E-Business Suite Web Library....

Thursday, June 7, 2018 | Tips | Read More

Where Did the EBS Certifications Summary Go?

The official word on all EBS certifications is the Certifications database on My Oracle Support (MOS): Since I announce all of my team's certifications here on this blog, I've also created a one-page summary of all blog articles covering EBS technology stack certifications. This summary page is maintained manually, so if there's any gap between the MOS Certifications database and this summary, the Certifications database wins. Our blogging engine has changed multiple times over...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | Tips | Read More

Enabling Automatic EBS Application Tier Failover Between Physical Nodes on Oracle Solaris Clusters

This is a long-overdue tip of the hat to my colleagues in the Oracle Solaris group. I recently learned about an article they posted a couple of years ago about E-Business Suite 12.2 running on Oracle Solaris Cluster: Oracle E-Business 12.2 support on Oracle Solaris Cluster It is possible to install an EBS primary application tier and the associated WebLogic Administration Server on a logical host using Oracle Solaris Clusters. If the physical node hosting these EBS services...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | Tips | Read More

New White Paper: Creating Dependent List of Values in Web ADI 12.2

Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator (Web ADI) allows you to use Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, and Project to upload data to Oracle E-Business Suite. For example, you can use Excel to create formatted spreadsheets on your desktop to download, view, edit, validate, and upload Oracle E-Business Suite data.  Oracle Web Applications Desktop Integrator supports user interface components such as a list of values (LOV) in spreadsheets. In an Oracle Web...

Friday, May 4, 2018 | Tips | Read More

Updated: Creating Custom EBS 12.2 Applications White Paper

The least invasive method of fine-tuning your E-Business Suite environment to your users' needs is via personalizations.  If that approach is insufficient, you can create custom applications via Forms, Reports, and other technologies that segregate your customizations from the standard functionality provided with Oracle E-Business Suite. We have updated our white paper that describes steps for creating these custom application extensions: Creating a Custom Application in Oracle...

Thursday, April 12, 2018 | Tips | Read More

Set Thread Count for EBS 12.2 Application Tier Servers

Our September 2017 updates to the Applications DBA (AD) and EBS Technology Stack (TXK) tools for EBS 12.2 contained an enhancement that you might have missed. The AD/TXK Delta 10 updates include a new context variable for the adstrtal and adstpall application tier control scripts: s_srvctl_thread_count This new context variable allows you to set the thread count for the adstrtal and adstpall application tier service control scripts. This parameter allows you to start managed...

Monday, March 26, 2018 | Tips | Read More

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