Session ID: 10976

Abstract: Follow a technical walk through of a successful upgrade from 12.1.3 and 11gR2 (on Solaris) to 12.2.8 and 12cR1 (on Linux x86-64). Topics include options for platform migration, strategies for managing and streamlining the upgrade process, reducing downtime required for the upgrade, number of iterations, and a discussion of issues that arose during the upgrade.

Objective 1: Learn about the advantages and challenges of incorporating a platform migration into the upgrade.

Objective 2: Learn about incorporating a database upgrade into the E-Business Suite upgrade process.

Objective 3: Learn about ways to streamline the process and how to reduce downtime required for the upgrade.

Objective 4: Learn about best practices for managing the upgrade process from a DBA perspective.

Audience: DBA