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Oracle Smart View for Office 11.1.2.5.900 is available

Hyperion Product Management recently advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Oracle Smart View for Office 11.1.2.5.x

Patch Set Update: 11.1.2.5.900 Oracle Smart View for Office Patch 29637209

 

This PSU download is available from the  My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.

This document includes important, late-breaking information about this release of Oracle Smart View for Office. Review the Readme thoroughly before installing Smart View.

About the New Features in this Release

This section includes new features in Release 11.1.2.5.900.

To review the list of new features from earlier releases, use the Cumulative Feature Overview tool. This tool enables you to identify the products you own and your current implementation release. With a single click, the tool quickly produces a customized report of new feature descriptions. This tool is available here.

 

New Features:

  • About the New Features in this Release
  • EPM Cloud Features
  • Oracle Analytics Cloud - Essbase Features
  • Essbase and Oracle Analytics Cloud - Essbase Features
  • Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud 19.05 Features
  • New Health Check Option: Browser Emulation Mode
README:

Refer to the Readme files for information pertaining to the above requirements. The Readme file should also be consulted prior proceeding with the PSU implementation. This document contains important information that includes supported paths, implementing and configuration steps, list of new features and defects fixed, along with additional support information.

It is important to ensure that the requirements and support paths to this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file.

The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.

More Information:
  • Available Patch Sets and Patch Set Updates for Oracle Hyperion Smart View for Office (Doc ID 2220997.1)
  • Smart View Support Matrix and Compatibility FAQ (Doc ID 1923582.1)

 

EPM Patch Set Updates – April 2019

The following are the Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Patch Set Updates (PSU) released last month (April 2019).

The "Patch" ID links will access the patch directly for download from "My Oracle Support" (login required).

Hyperion Product  Link Essbase Patch Set Update 11.1.2.4.031 is Available               Link

 

Oracle Smart View for Office  Link None this month Link

 

Note:

  • Some patches listed may have been released a few days outside of the stated month.
  • Be sure to review the related Readme files available per Patch Set Update.
  • For the latest Enterprise Performance Management Patch Set Updates visit Oracle Hyperion EPM Products [ Doc ID 1400559.1 ]

To view the patches released over previous months visit the earlier Blog posts:

Business Analytics Monthly Index – April 2019

 

Welcome to the Monthly Index for April 2019 The following provides quick links to recent Proactive Support Blog postings for OBI and Hyperion from the past month.

 

General Summary Business Analytics Monthly Index - March 2018 Remote Diagnostic Agent (RDA) 19.2 is Available Now! My Oracle Support (MOS) 19.2 is Released

 

Business Intelligence (BI) Summary Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Suite (OBIEE) Bundle Patch 11.1.1.9.190416 is Available Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI) Bundle Patch 12.2.1.3.190416 is Available Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI) Bundle Patch 12.2.1.4.190416 is Available

 

Business Intelligence (BI) Cloud Summary No posts this month

 

Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Summary EPM Patch Set Updates - March 2019 Supported Versions of Oracle RDB for Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) / Hyperion 11.1.2.4.X Essbase Patch Set Update 11.1.2.4.031 is Available

 

Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud Summary Oracle Account Reconciliation Cloud (ARCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Enterprise Data Management Cloud (EDMCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Enterprise Performance Reporting Cloud (EPRCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close Cloud (FCCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Planning and Budgeting Cloud (PBCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Profitability and Cost Management Cloud (PCMCS) - May 2019 Updates Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) - May 2019 Updates

 

Advisor Webcasts Advisor Webcast: Troubleshooting Performance Issues in Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (PBCS) Advisor Webcast: Authentication, Authorization, Setup and Configuration in Business Intelligence Advisor Webcast: Oracle Analytics Cloud Data Sync V2.5 To review Archived Recordings and to Register for future Advisor Webcasts visit Doc ID: 1456233.1

How to Check the Oracle Cloud Infrastruture (OCI) Service Health Dashboard and Subscribe to …

Did you know about the OCI Service Health Dashboard where you can get current status information and subscribe to notifications about interruptions to services in your region? 

To learn more about how to sign up for OCI Status Alerts and add a recipient see How to check OCI Status and Subscribe to Status Notifications (Doc ID 2377379.1).

Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) – May 2019 Updates

The following announcements and considerations are outlined in the upcoming Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) update:

Oracle Tax Reporting Cloud (TRCS) May 2019

Monthly Update Schedule:

Oracle will apply the latest updates to your test environments starting at 22:00 UTC (15:00 PDT) on Friday, May 3, 2019 and to your production environment on Friday, May 17, 2019, also starting at 22:00 UTC. The updates will be applied to your environments during the first subsequent daily maintenance.

Backing up the daily maintenance snapshot and restoring the environment as needed are self-service operations. Oracle recommends that you download the maintenance snapshot every day to a local server. Refer to Backing Up and Restoring an Environment Using the Maintenance Snapshot in Getting Started with Oracle Enterprise Performance Management Cloud for Administrators.

Announcements:

  • Changing Performance Settings for the Data Source Dimension
  • Enhanced Auditing for Task Manager
  • Task Manager Reassignment Requests
  • Task Manager Reminders for Due Dates
  • Task Manager Integration Enhancements
  • Importing and Exporting Teams and Users in Supplemental Data Manager
  • Data Management: New Workflow Mode
  • New Version of the EPM Automate Utility
  • Removal of the Ability to Create New Composite Forms
  • Ability to Define Whether Missing, Error, and Zero Values Are Plotted on Charts in Financial Reporting Web Studio
  • New Planning Admin Extension with Each Monthly Update
  • New Ad Hoc Behavior Configuration Option
  • New Version of Oracle Smart View for Office
  • Removal of Support for Transport Layer Security Protocol 1.0 and 1.1
  • Approvals Process

Upcoming Changes:

  • EPM Cloud's New Look and Feel
  • Classic Dimension Editor
  • Additional Updates to the Connections Interface

Defects Fixed:

  • Software issues addressed each month will be posted to Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights (Doc ID 2055579.1).
 

Refer to the following links and documents for further information:

  • Oracle Cloud Release Readiness - Get up to speed on the latest cloud release and ensure your upgrade is a success with Oracle's Release Readiness assets. To access this broad range of assets, locate your service on the left, then choose a release from the service's drop-down menu. Learn and how to plan your upgrade by reviewing expanded discussions of new features,including capability overviews, business benefits, setup considerations and usage tips.
  • My Oracle Support (MOS) Knowledge Article: Enterprise Performance Management Cloud Release Highlights Doc ID 2055579.1