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Using OCM (Oracle Configuration Manager) With Core Oracle Fusion Middleware 10g / 11g Components (Doc ID 1060723.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Configuration Manager - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10gR2 to Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The objective of this bulletin is to describe how to use Oracle Configuration Manager (OCM) effectively against Oracle Fusion Middleware 10g and 11g.

Unless specifically stated, 11g stands for both Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.x) and Oracle Fusion Middleware ( Forms / Reports Services ) 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.x)


The article is intended for FMW Administrators, Consultants and Support Engineers.

This support article will not provide a comprehensive guide to Oracle Configuration Manager (OCM). Such detail is to be found in

<Note 728989.1> Oracle Configuration Manager Installation and Administration Guide

Instead it will provide hints / tips as to how to use OCM and create projects / configurations which are relevant to your Oracle Middleware system and applications. It will also outline My Oracle Support features such as Configuration Comparison / Change History, and Patch Plans

If you want a quick start document for using OCM

<Note 1096871.1> Configuring OCM in Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g? A Quick and Easy Guide
<Note 1096780.1> Configuring OCM in Oracle Application Server 10g? A Quick and Easy Guide


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In this Document
 OCM Overview
 How to obtain OCM?
 OCM Documentation
 Install, Configure and Run OCM: An Overview
 OCM and Fusion Middleware 11g
 OCM Configuration via the Installer
 Manual Configuration of OCM
 Install Types with Java Components
 Install Types with System Components
 Install Types with System and Java Components
 Viewing OCM Configurations
 OCM and My Oracle Support Features
 Closing Hints and Comments
 1: OCM System Not Showing in My Oracle Support? A Checklist.
 2: OCM, RDA and Guardian - A Comparison
 3: RDA / OCM Integration
 Middleware 11g and RDA/OCM Integration
 OracleAS 10g and RDA/OCM Integration
 4: Useful 'emCCR' commands
 5: How to upgrade OCM to latest version?
 6: How to de-install an existing OCM?

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