34 Managing and Viewing Maintenance Windows, Patching Options, Time Zone Data Updates, Work Requests, Events and Notifications, and Customer Contacts

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Events enable you to create automation based on state changes for your Autonomous Database. Oracle Cloud Infrastructure work requests allow you to monitor long-running operations such as cloning or backing up a database. Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console provides information on Autonomous Database maintenance windows and patch level and provides a customer contacts area where you can view or manage the list of contacts to receive information on operational issues and service announcements. This chapter also provides information about time zone data file updates.