Since yesterday (15th April 2015) the latest Oracle Application Express (APEX) release 5.0 is available for download.
APEX 5.0 can be found under http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/apex/downloads/index.html
The new APEX 5.0 is supported for all Editions of Oracle Database 220.127.116.11 or higher, even Oracle Express Edition 11g (XE) can be used for the new APEX 5.0
Normally end users would like to have a simple URL access for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 11g like http://webhost:7777 and than to be automatically redirected to their Dashboard, instead of typing endless complex URL's.
Assuming you have following standard implementation of an OBIEE environment which contains an Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) configured with mod_wl_ohs to be proxied to point to your WebLogic Server hosting OBIEE and an OBIEE Server, you can simply use (more...)
The long awaited Oracle Database Server 18.104.22.168.0 is available under Oracle Software Delivery Website https://edelivery.oracle.com
Currently the 22.214.171.124.0 is available for:
- Linux 64bit
- Solaris SPARC
- Solaris Intel 64bit
Happy download :-)
The long awaited Oracle 12c Database (126.96.36.199.0) is available for download under http://edelivery.oracle.com
Currently only the Linux Release is available.
Happy downloading to all :-)
Oracle has published a really nice and useful Oracle WebLogic Server 11g Interactive Quick Reference under the following link http://www.oracle.com/webfolder/technetwork/tutorials/obe/fmw/wls/Poster/poster.html
The Quick Reference shows you an architecural overview of the Oracle WebLogic Server processes, tools, configuration files, log files and so on including a short description of (more...)
Normally you will have multiple Managed Servers within one WebLogic Server Domain. The classical approach to startup or shutdown these multiple Managed Servers are:
- using the WebLogic Server provided scripts startManagedWebLogic.[sh|cmd] and stopManagedWebLogic.[sh|cmd] in your Domain Directory
- using a WLST script with the command shutdown()
The first option (more...)
As every year the DOAG (German Oracle User Group) Conference will take place Nürnberg/Germany from the 20th November until 22nd November 2012.
The Call for Papers is already open and ends on 30th June 2012:
German Link: http://www.doag.org/de/events/konferenzen/doag-2012/fuer-referenten.html
English Link: http://www.doag.org/en/events/konferenzen/doag-2012/fuer-referenten.html
Once again, I (more...)
During the official announcement of Oracle WebLogic Server 12c on 1st December 2011, Oracle also announced the new Oracle Traffic Director.
Oracle Traffic Director 11g is a high-performance caching HTTP proxy server. It is designed to take advantage of the unique engineered systems features of Oracle's Exalogic computing platform, providing (more...)
In the last days I was fighting with a nice behaviour of the asmcmd non-interactive mode in MS-DOS batches.
I wanted to delete several files located in ASM within a MS-DOS batch:
REM Script: asm_cleanup_DB112.cmd
asmcmd rm -f +TEMP/db112/temp_01. (more...)
Oracle (Grant Ronald) published today (15th March 2012) an updated Statement of Direction for Oracle Forms and Reports.
The major statement within this Statement of Direction is:
Oracle has no plan to discontinue support of Oracle Forms. Furthermore, a new version of Forms, Oracle Forms 12c, is planned for delivery (more...)
I was fighting right now with my favorite Operating System and ASM :-)
I just installed Oracle Grid Infrastructure on a standalone Windows 2008 R2 server (successfully) and wanted to stamp some disks with the tool asmtoolg.exe. After I started the asmtoolg from a command prompt, I receive immediately (more...)
Since Friday 9th December 2011 the latest release of the Oracle WebLogic Server 12c (12.1.1) is available for download in the Oracle Technology Network under following link: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/weblogic/downloads/wls-main-097127.html
Following Versions are available:
- Installer with Oracle WebLogic Server 12c, Oracle Coherence and Oracle Enterprise Pack for (more...)
I am currently sitting here and listen to the WebCasts for the new Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Release.
- More then 200 new features
- Java EE 6 fully profile certified
- Seamless upgrades (let's see the reality :-) )
- Introduction of Oracle Traffic Director
In my opinion one of the (more...)
The Oracle Weblogic Server Release 12c is coming soon :-)
Oracle will unveiling the Oracle Weblogic Server 12c on 1st December 2011.
For the Online Launch Event registration just go here: http://tinyurl.com/cfpud2v
I got many times the request by developers to create objects under the SYS schema and my comment is normally "NO". Here is a nice showcase, why the creation of own objects under the SYS schema can become really dangerous:
conn / as sysdba
select count(*) from dba_objects where status (more...)
Last week you could read in my blog post "Oracle Forms 11g Release 2 (188.8.131.52.0) available
" that Oracle Forms 11g Release 2 is available for Linux x86 and Windows x86. Now Oracle released also the Linux x86-64 version of Oracle Forms & Reports 11g (more...)
Oracle released the latest version of Oracle Forms 11g Release 2 (184.108.40.206.0) for Windows x86 and Linux x86 today.
The download can be found under: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/forms/downloads/index.html
There is also a short new features paper available under http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/forms/forms11gr2newfeatures-497502-en-gb.pdf
The necessary installation documentation can be found under http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E24269_01/index.htm
Since today in addition the Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c (220.127.116.11.0) for Linux x86 is available in OTN and in Oracle Edelivery.
OTN Download: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/oem/grid-control/downloads/index.html
The Oracle Edelivery: https://edelivery.oracle.com/
In my post from yesterday "Download available for Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 1 (18.104.22.168) for Linux x86-64
" you could see that the new Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c 22.214.171.124.0 for Linux x86-64 is available for download.
Here are (more...)
3rd and most important post for today about Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c: Enterprise Manager 12c is available for download in Oracle Technet !!!
Under the link http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/oem/grid-control/downloads/linuxx8664soft-085949.html
is the Linux x86-64 Release available:
My download is already started :-)