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Installing Elasticsearch in WebCenter Portal 12c (Doc ID 2325812.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document supplements the Managing Search in WebCenter Portal with Elasticsearch chapter in the guide to Fusion Middleware Administering Oracle WebCenter Portal and until July 2021 Budle Patch. 

Starting Oracle WebCenter with October 2021 Bundle Patch, with the upgrade of Elasticsearch, changes to the installation are documented in Configuring Elasticsearch in WebCenter Portal.

It addresses known issues with installation and configuration of Elasticsearch in WebCenter Portal.

NOTE: PLEASE install the Oracle WebCenter Portal October 2021 Bundle Patch. It upgrades the Elasticsearch to a new and robust version.


Oracle WebCenter Portal 12c ( and above) supports Elasticsearch, a highly scalable search engine. However, Elasticsearch must be installed and configured in WebCenter Portal for use to search portals and content such as documents, wikis, blogs, page metadata, etc.


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