Finally … the two most important fixes for Adaptive Features are included in Oracle 18.104.22.168 October 2017 BP (Bundle Patch). I’m absolutely happy about this. Almost all of my customer and many folks outside I’m dealing with on a regular basis had to request and wait for merge patches over and over again.… [Read More]
It’s October 17, 2017. And the October 2017 RU, RUR, BP and PSU are available for download.
The most important links
Find the most important information here:
- Landing page for Security Alerts and Third Party Bulletins
- Critical Patch Update – October 2017
- Oracle Database Server, versions 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52
The Risk Matrix
Database RU, RUR, BP and PSU – October 2017
To access the RU, RUR, BP and PSU for the Oracle Database Server you will have to logon to MyOracle Support:
- MOS Note: 2296870.1
Patch Set Update and Critical Patch Update October 2017 Availability Document
In Section 3.1.4 you’ll find the links to the database patches.… [Read More]
How often did I launch a search in MyOracle Support (MOS) for a specific Bundle Patch or Patch Set Update. And usually the MOS search results don’t get me what I’m looking for no matter how clever I search. But there was relief. A MOS Note combined all PSUs and BPs and much more into table format including the links.… [Read More]
Just being back from Oracle Open World 2017 I’m working on the open topics, the homework, the follow-up activities. And I took several notes during OOW when customers asked me about things I’ve seen before.
One topic I wanted to write about a long time ago already: utlrp.sql – How to decrease resource consumption with utlprp.sql.… [Read More]
Thanks for coming to Roy’s and Julian Dontcheff‘s presentation about How to migrate to the Oracle Cloud – 13 different techniques and customer experiences on Tuesday at Oracle Open World 2017. The talk was very well attended, I saw many people taking pictures and notes.
OOW 2017 – Slides Download: Migrate to the Oracle Cloud
Personally I liked the talk a lot as it gives a very good (and very rare) complete overview on techniques how to migrate to the Oracle Cloud, advantages, use cases, database versions, where to use it.… [Read More]
Thank you for coming by to our talk at Oracle Open World 2017: Upgrade to Oracle Database 12.2 – Customer Cases. It was a pleasure to have so many people attending. And I’m really proud about the support we’ve had by Alain Fuhrer and Paolo Kreth from Swiss Mobiliar Insurance and Daniel Overby Hansen from Danish SimCorp.… [Read More]