Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Overview

Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (BIEE) consist of component which were earlier part of Siebel Analytics from siebel. Business Intelligence consists of two parts Infrastructure Component & Business Intelligence Applications. Business Intelligence Infrastructure consist of following components i)   Business Intelligence Server ii)  Business Intelligence Presentation Services iii) Business Intelligence Presentation SErvices Plug-in iv)  Business Intelligence […]

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Cloning : Difference in Oracle 11i and R12/12i

Cloning Principle ———————— 1. Cloning is creating replica of your source instance (prod,..) to target (test,dev..) so that patch level & data in target instance is same as source instance. 2. Overview of cloning steps 2.1 Ensure you are autoconfig enabled on both Application Tier & Database tier (This is for Rapid Clone) 2.2 Maintain […]

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Upgrade Oracle Applications to Release 12.0.2

Here is quick step to upgrade Oracle Applications from version 12.0.0 (Base Release) to 12.0.2 (Release 12 Roll-up 2) Things to Note for 12.0.2 upgrade 1. Oracle Applications 12.0.2 can only be upgraded from base release 12.0.0 or 12.0.1 , If you are on previous version of Oracle Applications (10.7, 11.0.3 or 11i) first upgrade it […]

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Access Oracle Apps R12 / 11i from Linux Client (Mozilla Firefox)

In Oracle Applications professional Users can access professional forms via Appletin web browser.  This Form Applet must run with in Java Virtual Machine (JVM) and Oracle bundles its own JVM as Oracle Jinitiator.  This Jinitiator is available only for Windows Client and for Unix/Linux you have to use Java Plug-In.     Till Oracle Apps 11i default JVM […]

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Upgrade Oracle Application Server 10.1.X to 10.1.2.2

I noticed on Steven Chan’s blog that Discoverer 10g 10.1.2.2 is now certified with E-Business Suite 11i & R12  so I decided to extend his post further with key points around 10.1.2.2 patchset and where to find documentation related to upgrade from 10.1.2.X to 10.1.2.2 Things you want to know about “Oracle Application Server and Oracle Developer Suite […]

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1Z0-233 Dump or Interview Questions for Oracle Apps DBA

Here are few more Interview questions for Oracle Application DBA’s and same can be used as 1Z0-233 Install Patch and Maintain Applications dump for certification. These question are submitted by our reader Jaya Kumar, Working as a “Oracle Apps DBA” in Chennai for “Savant Technologies” (www.savantit.com) . If you wish to share question, script or […]

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Install Oracle Applications R12 (12i) on Unix/Linux

On request from lot of my readers I am covering Oracle Apps R12 (some guys call it 12i) installation once again. You can check Oracle Apps R12 Installation Guide at  Oracle Applications R12 Installation Guide I am going to cover only important points from this guide which should be enough for you to help in […]

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SSL in Oracle Apps 11i / R12

In order to Understand SSL in Oracle Applications 11i & R12 lets first understand  Components in Apps which can listen for SSL Requests ——————————————— 1. Load balancer (if you have one between clients and oracle apps) 2. Web Server (11i web server built on Oracle Apache) 3. Form Server(If forms are configured for Forms Listener default […]

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Session Timeout for Oracle Single Sign-On Server

Idle Session Timeout is value (in minutes for Oracle Single Sign-On Server) after which user has to re-login, if they are inacte (No Activity / Idle) during that time. It is recommended to set Idle Session time out (Global Inactivity timeout) for security reasons. By default there is No Value set for Idle Session Timeout for […]

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Oracle Apps DBA Interview Questions – Install

Here is list of first 10 questions for Oracle Applications DBA Interview . These questions are also useful if you are preparing for Oracle Apps DBA Certification 1Z0-233 11i Install Patch and Maintain Applications Q. Explain Single Node or Multi Node installation Single Node – All components of Apps 11i i.e. Database, CM, Forms, Web Server on […]

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