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Oracle Database Market Driven Support (MDS) (Doc ID 2870402.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This note pulls together the most important information customers need to know regarding the transition of Oracle Database out of Extended Support.

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is Market Driven Support?
 How does a customer sign up for MDS Support?
 How will Oracle Support know that a customer has been purchased Market Driven Support?
 What type of patches will be created during MDS?
 Are any platforms not supported for MDS?
 Will be certified with new releases of the OS (e.g. new release of AIX, RHEL, etc.) after July 31, 2022?
 What are common reasons why an MDS customer cannot download a patch?

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