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Oracle Exalytics Patchset 3 (PS3) Now Available for Oracle Exalytics (Doc ID 1587470.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2020

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11g]
Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Exalytics Software - Version to [Release 1.0]
Hyperion Essbase - Version to [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Exalytics Patchset 3 (PS3) is now available and is intended and recommended for any Exalytics environment.  This patch includes updated image software, utilities and software applications updates (OBIEE, TimesTen, etc.). When fully installed, Exalytics PS3, upgrades the Exalytics server to version and the base image to version 

Oracle Exalytics customers who are currently on Oracle Exalytics Release 1 Patchset 2 (Oracle Exalytics Base Image may directly upgrade to Exalytics PS3.

Customers who are currently on a lower patchset (i.e. base Exalytics release, or Exalytics PS1,, first need to apply the PS2 patch and then apply the PS3 patch.  Details on applying the PS2 patch may be found in <Note 1519226.1> Oracle Exalytics Patchset 2 (PS2) Now Available for Oracle Exalytics V1. and 

NOTE: You do not need to apply the individual product patches (i.e. OBIEE patches, TT patches) in PS2.  You only need the configuration utilities and image software updates to proceed to PS3 installation.

Oracle Exalytics Product Management also recommends that all current customers running Exalytics virtualization (OVM) upgrade to Oracle Exalytics Release 1 Patchset 3 ( When using Exalytics with OVM, you must follow the upgrade steps in Section, "Applying Oracle Exalytics Release 1 Patchset 3 ( on an Exalytics Machine Configured for Virtualization."

The full software application stack may be upgraded to the versions indicated below.

Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition

Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database for Exalytics

Oracle Essbase (part of Oracle BI Foundation Suite

Oracle Essbase (part of Oracle Enterprise Performance Management System Release



Full certification information for versions, or products, not listed above is available in <Note 1505616.2> Information Center: Certification Information For Oracle Exalytics.


Exalytics Patchset 3 (PS3) includes software updates and patches which are described below.

Software updates available on Oracle Software Delivery Cloud:

Exalytics software may be located by searching on the "Oracle Business Intelligence" product and "Linux x86-64" platform.  Select the link for "Oracle Exalytics Software Media Pack for Linux x86-64."  The media pack will include download options for the base image software, as well as core products.  For example, amongst the download options, you will see:

Specific product patches available on My Oracle Support (MOS):

NOTE: If any of the hyperlinks listed below do not work, you may download the patches by clicking the "Patches and Updates" tab in MOS and copying the Patch ID (number only) into the Search window.

Core Products

Complete patch installation instructions are described in Oracle Fusion Middleware Installation and Administration Guide for Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine Exalytics Software Release for Exalytics X2-4 and X3-4


NOTE: Exalytics Patchsets (PS) patches are intended to be applied as a full bundle.  It is not recommended that individual components be updated without updating all of the components.  Further information may be found in <Note 1910852.1> Exalytics: Available and Recommended Patches and Patchsets (PS).


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