Release - September 2020

Here’s an overview of new features, enhancements, issues, patches, other changes, and version information for this version.

What's New

  • New Features and Enhancements:
    • Added support for private deployment for Load Balancer.
    • Bastion host is now optional when deploying an Essbase VM with a private IP.
    • Selection of availability domain for Bastion host is now supported.
    • Integration with Oracle Notification Service is now provided for Essbase compute life cycle events. This replaces the need to view internal logs to assess deployment results.
    • Integration with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Monitoring Service is now supported for Essbase operation metrics. This provides a way to set alarms and triggers based on the operation state of your Essbase stack.
    • It’s now possible to define smaller data and configuration volumes. Reduced default size of configuration volume to 64Gb. Minimum size for the data volume is now 256Gb
  • Changes:
    • Essbase stack configuration is now started in the background.
    • Temp volume added (default of 64Gb) for storing temporary runtime data (except for backup and restore life cycle events).
    • Default Autonomous Database version is now 19c.

Image Details

Software versions:

Applied patches:

  • 28186730 - OPatch for FMW/WLS and
  • 30965714 - WebLogic Patch Set Update
  • 31470751 - Coherence Cumulative Patch using OPatch
  • 31532341 - ADF Bundle Patch
  • 30146350 - OPSS Bundle Patch
  • 29650702 - FMW Platform SPU April 2019
  • 20623024 - RCU Patch
  • 29840258 - RCU Patch for invalid FMWREGISTRY password
  • 30977621 - Essbase Cumulative Bundle Patch

Known Issues

Patches and Bug Fixes

For patching instructions, see: Patch and Roll Back in Administering Oracle Essbase documentation.
To see defects fixed and known issues in Oracle Essbase via Marketplace, see: