EPM 11.1.2.2.500 – IE10, Windows 8, Office 2013 compatibility

On Wednesday, July 16, Oracle released EPM version 11.1.2.2.500. It appears as if this patch is very much the same as Oracle did with the 11.1.2.3.500 patch, where multiple products are patched in one large EPM bundle patch.

This PSU may be applied to all 11.1.2.2.x releases where .x is less than .500.

 

Products included in this patch:

  • Oracle Hyperion Planning
  • Oracle Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management ERP Integration Adapter for Oracle Applications
  • Oracle Hyperion EPM Architect
  • Oracle Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management Workspace
  • Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting
  • Oracle Hyperion Reporting and Analysis Framework
  • Oracle Crystal Ball
  • Oracle Hyperion Strategic Finance
  • Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management
  • Oracle Hyperion Web Analysis
  • Oracle Hyperion Interactive Reporting
  • Oracle Hyperion Financial Management
  • Oracle Hyperion Shared Services
  • Oracle Hyperion Calculation Manager
  • Oracle Hyperion Financial Close Management

DRM, Performance Scorecard, Disclosure Management, and Smart View are not patched in this version.

 

New Features in this release:

Windows 8 support

Office 2013 support

Internet Explorer 10 compatibility

Firefox 24.x ESR compatibility

HPCM – This patch introduces a new Web Service to support multi-POV calculations for Standard Profitability applications.

Shared Services – You can now select and delete all taskflows listed on the Taskflows screen.

Planning – Response time has improved for Hyperion Planning 11.1.2.2.500 functionality in a browser. The Hyperion Planning response time for functionality within a browser is faster in the 11.1.2.2.500 release. For example, the 11.1.2.2.500 end-to-end response times through the browser averaged 41% faster than 11.1.2.2.300, with up to 200 users on the system. Some actions, such as scrolling forms, completed 70% faster in 11.1.2.2.500.

 

Patches required:

EPM Bundle Patch (search under Shared Services) – 18659116

11.1.2.2.500 Client Installers – 18856417

 

To see the full updated EPM Platform compatibility matrix, click here.

 

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2 comments

  1. Thanks, Robert — this is great (and promising) news and very relevant for my organization and its coming mandate for entreprise-wide Windows 8.1. Is the “Windows 8 support” all-inclusive — meaning, does it include W8.1 support? Many thanks and much appreciated!

    1. I’m sorry Mike, they do not list 8.1. I think it has to do with the IE11 standard on Win 8.1. Since 11.1.2.2.500 is only compatible with IE10, they cannot certify Win 8.1 since Microsoft does not allow Win 8.1 to run IE10.

      Although there is a Compatibility Mode, Oracle stated at KScope that they are only going to support the base release of IE, not the Compatibility Mode varieties. It’s just too much extra code to manage and as IE releases slow down, Compatibility Mode is slated to go away.

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