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What is an Unified Communication Suite Hotpatch? (Doc ID 2325614.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server
Oracle Communications Connector for Microsoft Outlook
Oracle Communications Convergence
Oracle Communications Contacts Server
Oracle Communications Calendar Server
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Product updates for Unified Communication Suite (UCS), (Messaging, Convergence, Calendar, Contacts, Delegated Admin, Instant Messanger, Indexing and Search Service) are delivered as ARU patches.

In some special cases, a hotpatch (or hotfix) may be provided.  This document tries to answer some of the frequently asked question related to hotpatches.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 Q1: What is a UCS hotpatch?
 Q2: What is the purpose of a UCS hotpatch?
 Q3: What are the differences between a standard ARU patch and an ARU hotpatch?
 Q4: Will the upgrade, installation, removal of a hotpatch be different than as for a standard patch?

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