How to Find Software Versions and Patches in an Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Environment

This MOS Note will help consultants to find the exact Version and Patch level for installed components. This is very useful when you are logging an Oracle Service Request.  


OBIA: How to Find Software Versions and Patches in an Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Environment? [ID 1519745.1]


IBM Maximo and BIAPPS (Oracle BI Applications)

Few days back i was in a meeting with Client, Where client is using Maximo for EAM operations and Oracle eBusiness for Financial. Client was considering BI APPS (Oracle BI Applications) as a central reporting tool where they can monitor KPI’s based on data Oracle eBusiness and MAXIMO and have single window view of complete reporting.

Oracle launches two new applications, which are both based on Oracle’s Business Intelligence Foundation Suite, are designed for the manufacturing sector, and for enterprise asset management (EAM), and are the first in-memory analytic applications for that sector.

Oracle Manufacturing Analytics is intended to help operations managers, manufacturing analysts, manufacturing and
supply chain executives and production cost accountants to have a better view into manufacturing processes, inventory and product quality, to enable them to reduce production costs, improve product quality, minimize inventory levels and respond faster to customer demands.

Oracle Enterprise Asset Management Analytics has been designed to give more effective management and analysis of assets, in areas such as projecting expected asset life, planning strategies to reduce maintenance costs and increase uptime, and realize operational efficiencies. The application is pre-integrated with Oracle E-Business Suite Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) module, as well as IBM Maximo.

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