Oracle® Cloud

What's New for Oracle Cloud

Release 18.3

E70164-35

September 2018

What’s New in Oracle Cloud

This chapter lists the new features and enhancements in My Account and My Services applications and other changes in Oracle Cloud:

September 2018

Learn about the new and changed features in My Services, Subscriptions, and other changes in Oracle Cloud.

New and Changed Features in My Services

Feature Description

Billing Metrics page changes

Hourly and daily usage data can now be viewed in the Billing Metrics page by selecting the relevant option from the Show menu. Filtering of usage data by tags is also enabled in the Billing Metrics page. See Viewing Billing Metrics in Managing and Monitoring Oracle Cloud.

August 2018

Learn about the new and changed features in My Services, Subscriptions, and other changes in Oracle Cloud.

New and Changed Features in Subscriptions

Feature Description

Support for Bring Your Own License (BYOL) subscriptions

Users can opt to apply their existing Oracle software licenses either during their purchase of Oracle Cloud services or when creating service instances. See About Bring Your Own License Subscriptions in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

New and Changed Features in My Services

Feature Description

Business Metrics supports service entitlement-level historical metrics

Entitlement-level historical metrics is now reported in Business Metrics page for some services. See View Entitlement-level Metrics in Managing and Monitoring Oracle Cloud.

July 2018

Learn about the new and changed features in My Services, Subscriptions, and other changes in Oracle Cloud.

New and Changed Features in Subscriptions

Feature Description

Saving and sharing of estimates introduced in Cost Estimator

Users can now save their service configurations and cost estimates in the Cost Estimator and share them as required. See Save and Share Your Cost Estimator Results in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

Welcome email changes

Users who sign up for Oracle Cloud Free Promotion or a paid account will now get one welcome email with access credentials to their Cloud Account. A link to access other cloud accounts or obtain their order or CSI number is provided in the welcome email. See Accessing Additional Cloud Services, Get Your CSI Number, and Get Your Order Number in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

New and Changed Features in My Services

Feature Description

Support for adding credit card details during upgrade workflow

If users haven’t added their credit card details during sign up, they can now do so when upgrading to a paid account in My Services. See Monthly Flex or Pay As You Go in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

Documentation Accessibility

For information about Oracle's commitment to accessibility, visit the Oracle Accessibility Program website at http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=docacc.

Access to Oracle Support

Oracle customers that have purchased support have access to electronic support through My Oracle Support. For information, visit http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=info or visit http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=trs if you are hearing impaired.


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E70164-35

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