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How to Perform a New Installation of Fusion Middleware and Oracle Portal with Oracle Access Manager as Single Sign-On Solution (Doc ID 1561436.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 28, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version to [Release 11g]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Portal - Version to [Release FMW11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customers are not encouraged to install or begin using Oracle Portal 11g for the first time. Oracle Portal 11g has reached its terminal release and is out of Extended Support (Refer to Note: 1566193.1 Oracle Portal: Questions and Answers - Statement of Direction & Lifetime Support Policy).  If looking for a Portal solution, the recommendation is to install Oracle WebCenter Portal to bring together the most complete portfolio of portal, web experience management, content, social, and collaboration technologies into a single integrated product suite. 

This document will provide instructions to install and configure Oracle Portal with Oracle Access Manager.

This document has been tested with the following releases:

  1. Fusion Middleware patch set includes Oracle Portal Oracle Portal was never released.
  2. Oracle Internet Directory is supported, Oracle Internet Directory has not been certified with Oracle Portal 11g and should not be used
  3. Fusion Middleware is not supported as starting point for Oracle Portal installations. In addition, it is not supported to replace the webtier with even if the latter is installed in a separate ORACLE_HOME or on a separate server. More info is available in the FMW release notes.
  4. Oracle Access Manager is supported. Patch now released.



This document is intended for IT professionals who need to do a new install of Oracle Portal 11g and want to use Oracle Access Management (OAM) 11g as per the instructions in Document 1364497.1, "New Direction for Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g with Single Sign-On 10g".

This document should not be used in the following cases


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In this Document
 Installation Overview

 Installation Steps
 Install Oracle Identity Management Infrastructure (OID/SSO)
 Install Oracle Identity Management 11g ( in a new 11g ( database
 Install Oracle Access Management (OAM) 11g (
 Copy OSSO 10g related details from OID 10g to OID 11g
 Configure Portal with the Oracle Identity Management 11g install
 Configure Oracle Access Management with Oracle Portal
 Install and Configure the Delegated Administration Services (knowns as DAS)
 Known issues

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