EM 13c: The BIP and/or EMGC_OMS Managed Server show 'DOWN' in EM Console after upgrading the Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Plugin to or

(Doc ID 2242999.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2018

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 13.2]
Enterprise Manager for Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release 13.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 If upgrading the Fusion Middleware (FMW) Plugin (oracle.sysman.emas) to plugin update 1 or without first applying <Patch 24608207> (Included in the Apr 2017 OMS Patch Set Update (PSU) or newer, the BIP server and/or other OMS middleware components appears with a 'DOWN' in the EM Console.

Additionally, you may see the following in the log: ./gc_inst/user_projects/domains/GCDomain/servers/BIP/logs/BIP.out when starting the Enterprise Manager:

This is a problem, because the BIP server should not be started in Admin mode as shown here:


 Upgraded the FMW to or


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