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Announcing Forms and Reports support in OVAB (Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder) (Doc ID 1493633.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version and later
Oracle Forms - Version and later
Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Announcing the general availability of Oracle Forms and Reports support in Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder (OVAB). This support can be enabled in OVAB 11gR1 ( release via Patch #14534983.

OVAB makes it possible for administrators to quickly configure and provision entire multi-tier enterprise applications onto virtualized and cloud environments. It provides a framework for automatically capturing the configuration of existing software components and packaging them as self-contained software appliance, composing configurable blueprints of multi-tier application topologies called assemblies and provisioning those onto a pool of virtual and cloud resources with minimal user input.

This patch contains following changes:

The Forms and Reports OVAB plug-ins/extensions extend the functionality of the core OVAB WLS plug-in to examine Forms and Reports applications and configuration residing in the Forms WebLogic servers, Reports WebLogic servers and Oracle Instance to create and deploy assemblies containing Forms and Reports appliances.


Note: OVAB 11gR1 ( + <Patch:14534983> supports Forms and Reports 11gR2 (11.1.2.x)



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