Forms Compatibility Cheatsheet

Oracle Forms Certification with Databases and Operating Systems

Ready to FINALLY upgrade your Oracle Forms applications? As you start planning the initiative, do you feel you a bit lost on how to begin? You may think it is a scary, complex effort, but once you break it down it is not.Β 

Today we are going to highlight answers to the two main questions our clients, session attendees, and many fellow Oracle Forms community members are frequently asking when thinking about upgrading their Oracle Forms application.

  1. What databases and operating systems versions are compatible with my proposed upgraded version of Oracle Forms?
  2. Β And in order to upgrade, do I need to invest in an upgraded database version and operating system?

This cheat sheet hopes to help simplify these common certification questions for the Forms community and to get you one step closer to obtaining your Oracle Forms Ph.D πŸ˜‰ .

Oracle Forms Certified Databases

Oracle FormsOracle Database*Preferred Database version
6.0.87.3.4 – 8.1.78.0.6
9.0.2 – 9.0.4 8.1.6 – 10.1.0.49.0.1
10.1.210.1.0.4 – 11.1.0.710.1.0.2
11.1.110.2.0.4 – 12.2.0.111.1.0.7
11.1.210.2.0.4 – 12.2.0.111.1.0.7
12.2.1.0 – 12.2.1.211.2.0.4 – 18.311.1.0.7
12.2.1.3 – 12.2.1.411.2.0.4 – 19.312.1.0.2

Oracle Forms Certified Operating Systems

Oracle FormsWindows Versions*ArchitectureLinux*Architecture
6.0.8Windows NT4 – Windows 2000

Β 32bit

Linux 3 – 5Β 32bit
9iWindows 2000 – Windows 2003Linux 4 – 5
10gWindows 2000 – Windows 2003R2Linux 4 – 6
11.1.1Windows 2003R2 – Windows 2012R232bit or 64bitLinux 4 – 632bit or 64bit
11.1.2Windows 2008 – Window 2012R232bit or 64bitLinux 4 – 732bit or 64bit
12.2.1.0 -12.2.1.1Windows 2012 – 2012R264bitLinux 6 – 764bit
12.2.1.2Windows 2012 – Windows 2016Linux 6 – 7
12.2.1.3Windows 2012 – Windows 2019Linux 6 – 7
12.2.1.4Window 2012 – 2019Linux 6 – 8

*This information is correct as of blog publishing date, however, please refer to the official documentation to confirm the information by reading Oracle’s Fusion Middleware Certification Matrix and the Fusion Middleware System Requirements Guide. These documents and many other useful documents can be found on the Oracle Forms product page.

At AuraPlayer, our mission is to help companies move forward with their existing Oracle Forms systems either through upgrade, or modernization. If your company is thinking about upgrading, modernizing or mobilizing and would like assistance from the industry experts in Oracle Forms, please click here Β to schedule a free consultation. In addition, if you want to learn how to stay in control of your Oracle Forms environment and applications, read our Essential Guide to troubleshooting errors on Oracle Forms – Download Now

Β 

Β 

Forms Compatibility Cheatsheet
Article Name
Forms Compatibility Cheatsheet
Description

Ready to FINALLY upgrade your Oracle Forms applications? As you start planning the initiative, do you feel you a bit lost on how to begin? You may think it is a scary, complex effort, but once

Author
Publisher Name
auraplayer
Publisher Logo