Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Oracle E-Business Suite R12 Vision Instance
If you haven’t yet been able to play on Release 12 of Oracle EBS, now is your chance. Solution Beacon now has a Release 12 instance (12.0.0 Vision Installation from Media Pack/10.2.0) of the Oracle Vision Test System publicly available.
Release 12 no longer uses JInitiator for forms access so take note of the following note posted on the Solution Beacon site relating to browser settings:
The Release 12 Vision environment uses the same underlying java framework as normal Oracle Applications Release 12. In Release 12 the Oracle JInitiator plug-in required by Release 11i is no longer used. Instead, the default JVM installed by Java 5.0 is used. If you do not already have Java 5.0 installed, it will be installed automatically when accessing Forms mode the first time. In order to allow the Java 5.0 plugin to be installed automatically, click Tools->Internet Options->Security->Trusted Sites. Then, click on the “Sites…” button. Enter *.solutionbeacon.net in the “Add this Web site the the zone” field and click Add. Make sure that “Require server verification (https: ) for all sites in this zone” is unchecked.
We have had many users send us email requesting help with getting the Oracle Forms mode interface to work. In most cases we have found the problem is due to popup blocking software. Before sending us an email requesting help, check to be sure that you do not have popup blocking software enabled. The Oracle Forms mode interface needs to open several additional browser windows and if it is blocked, Oracle Forms will fail to load.
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Friday, January 26, 2007
Oracle e-Business Suite Online Documentation Library Release 12
Following the recent release of the Oracle EBS 12i media packs, Oracle has now released the full documentation pack for download. You can download the entire documentation CD (only 408.08MB this time) or the individual documents as illustrated below. A lot more posts will be coming up on R12 in the next few days, keep an eye on my del.icio.us R12 links to see what’s on my radar screen.
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Download Oracle E-Business Suite R12
I noticed that E-Business Suite Release 12 is Generally Available, I’m busy downloading it from Oracle’s e-delivery web site. It’s a pretty hefty download, the Linux media pack consists of 72 items totalling 35GB in size.
Here’s a snippet of the download section for the Linux Release 12.0 media pack:
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Release Content Documents (RCD) for E-Business Suite R12
RCD’s for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 are now available on Metalink. According to Metalink note 404152.1 (username and password required) - this document contains links to the published Release Content Documents for Oracle Applications, E-Business Suite Release 12. The RCD or Release Content Documentation communicates information about new or changed functionality in the specified release of the Oracle E-Business Suite. Existing functionality from prior point releases is not described. Use this document as a launchpad for R12 RCDs.
There are 22 RCD’s available as listed below:
- E-Business Suite RCD
- Apps Technology Family RCD
- Intelligence Family RCD
- Customer Relationship Management Family RCD
- Marketing & Sales Family RCD
- Logistics RCD
- Supply Chain Management Family RCD
- Advanced Planning RCD
- Procurement Family RCD
- Process Manufacturing RCD
- Discrete Manufacturing RCD
- Maintenance Management RCD
- Customer Service Family RCD
- Service Execution RCD
- Projects Family RCD
- HRMS Family RCD
- Financials Family RCD
- Customer Data Management RCD
- Property Manager RCD
- Product Lifecycle Management RCD
- Order Management RCD
- Student Systems RCD
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Tuesday, January 02, 2007
Oracle e-Business Suite Release 12: Launch Date Announced
Posted By: Michael Siebert
For those who attended any e-Business Suite Release 12 sessions at Open World this past October, you will recall that one of the most frequently asked questions was “When is Release 12 going to be available?”.
Well, there is no need to ask any longer. According to the Oracle Events Website, Oracle will be holding an “unprecedented event in the history of business software” where they will be launching five new releases of their business applications software products around the world. The product launches include:
- Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12: The Global Business Release Presented by Steve Miranda, Senior Vice President, Applications Development
- PeopleSoft Enterprise Release 9.0: The Extended Value Release Presented by Doris Wong, Vice President and General Manager, PeopleSoft Enterprise
- Siebel Release 8.0: Proactive CRM Presented by Ed Abbo, Senior Vice President, CRM Products
- JD Edward s Enterp riseOne Release 8.12: The Continued Innovations Release Presented by Lenley Hensarling, Vice President and General Manager, JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
- JD Edwards World Release A9.1: The World Renaissance Release Presented by John Schiff, Vice President and General Manager, JD Edwards World
The event will be hosted by Charles Phillips, Oracle President, and John Wookey, Oracle Senior Vice President, Applications Development, and will be held at the Hudson Theater in New York. Personally, I don’t plan on attending, but will be following the event closely and will post any relevent information here on the blog. Post a comment if you plan on attending the event. It looks like 2007 will be an exciting year for those of us involved with Oracle business application software and related technologies.
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