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FAQ for Moving Enterprise Capture and WebCenter Forms Recognition to Cloud (Doc ID 2491370.1)

Last updated on MAY 06, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition - Version and later
Oracle WebCenter Enterprise Capture - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In an environment, there is a plan to move WebCenter Enterprise Capture (WEC) and WebCenter Forms Recognition (WFR) installed on physical servers to the Azure cloud.

There are 4 servers with WebCenter components:

Server#      Op. Sys.                  Component
1                AIX                        Oracle Repository Database
2                AIX                        WebCenter Content, WebCenter Content: Imaging, and SOA
3                Windows 2012 R2    WebCenter Enterprise Capture
4                Windows 2012 R2    WebCenter Forms Recognition

Options under consideration:

• Option 1: Move the Windows servers to the Cloud and leave the AIX servers in-house.
• Option 2: Move all 4 server to the Cloud.

Note: Platform migration from AIX to Linux and application re-installation will be required for the AIX components, as AIX is not supported in the cloud.



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