EM 13c: How To Patch Or Upgrade Standalone DB/RAC DB SAP Oracle Databases Using Fleet Maintenance Operations
(Doc ID 2729120.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2021
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later Information in this document applies to any platform.
1. What is SAP?
SAP provides “future-proof Cloud ERP solutions that will power the next generation of business.” With its advanced capabilities, SAP can boost your organization's efficiency and productivity by automating repetitive tasks, making better use of your time, money and resources.
2. SAP With Oracle Database?
The database is used for storing two types of objects: the business-generated data and the SAP application programs. The business-generated data represents data objects created by users as part of various business processes. For instance, sales orders or customer primary records are classified as the business-generated data. SAP application programs are routines written in ABAP (special programming language used in SAP) that are loaded into the SAP application servers from the database at runtime.
3. How To Patch Or Upgrade SAP Oracle Databases using Fleet Maintenance Operations
When compared to conventional oracle databases, SAP application databases will have an additional Post step to run SAP supplied CATBSP file
To achieve SAP oracle database patching we have to run CATSBP file at the end of patching
Example: ############### RUN SAP BUNDLE PATCH "CATSBP"