This section is for existing Exalytics virtualization customers that are already running application software components. New Exalytics virtualization customers, proceed to Installing Software on an Exalytics Machine.
Depending on your deployment, upgrade and patch newly certified application software components for this release.
Before you upgrade and patch the application software components, ensure you are installing the latest Exalytics certified software application versions. See Oracle Exalytics Certification Matrix for the latest certifications. The Oracle Exalytics Certification Matrix is located at:
The process of upgrading and patching application software components on virtual machines is similar to upgrading and patching them on the non-virtualized Exalytics Machine. For more information, see the following: