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Customize password policy rules

  • Services: IAM
  • Release Date: March 20, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now customize the password policy rules for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure local users. When a user is created or ...

Object Storage service Console enhancements

Console enhancements to the Object Storage service are now available. Enhancements include:

  • Support for concurrent multiple file uploads
  • Bulk object restore and delete
  • Support for uploading and downloading large objects
  • Added details in the bucket list view
  • Added details in the object list view
  • Metadata and contents information in the Object Details dialog

Self-service password recovery

  • Services: IAM
  • Release Date: March 12, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure local users can now add an email address to their user profile. This email address can be ...

WAF updates

The following improvements have been made to the WAF service:

  • Improved bots module behavior with multiple user-agents.
  • CAPTCHA now allows ...

Internet Intelligence

The Internet Intelligence service has been removed from Oracle Cloud Infrastructure indefinitely.

Notifications is now available

  • Services: Notifications
  • Release Date: Feb. 28, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20181201

With the introduction of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Notifications, you can broadcast messages to distributed components by topic, using a publish-subscribe ...

Monitoring is now available

  • Services: Monitoring
  • Release Date: Feb. 28, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20180401

With the introduction of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Monitoring, you can manage metric queries and alarms for assessing the health, capacity ...

Autoscaling for instance pools

  • Services: Compute
  • Release Date: Feb. 28, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20181001

You can now automatically adjust the number of Compute instances in an instance pool based on performance metrics such as ...

January 2019 Patch

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: Feb. 27, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

The January 2019 patch for bare metal and virtual machine DB systems and databases is now available. For more information, see  ...

VNC console access for bare metal instances

  • Services: Compute
  • Release Date: Feb. 26, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

The Compute service now provides VNC console access to bare metal instances, enabling you to remotely troubleshoot malfunctioning instances. For ...

Storage Gateway 1.2.1

Storage Gateway 1.2.1 is now available. Storage Gateway is a cloud storage gateway that lets you connect your on-premise applications with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

Health Checks service now available

  • Services: Health Checks
  • Release Date: Feb. 15, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20180501

The Health Checks service is now available. Health Checks service provides users with high frequency external monitoring to determine the availability ...

Marketplace is now available

With the introduction of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Marketplace, you can find and more quickly deploy images from trusted Oracle partners ...

Redesign of the File Storage service page

  • Services: File Storage
  • Release Date: Jan. 29, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20171215

The File Storage service page has been redesigned to improve the file system creation and management experience. Changes include:

  • Improved ...

October 2018 Patch

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: Jan. 17, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

The October 2018 patch for bare metal and virtual machine DB systems and databases is now available. For more information ...

New OCI format for exported images

  • Services: Compute
  • Release Date: Dec. 21, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Images exported from Oracle Cloud Infrastructure are now exported in OCI format, which is a TAR file that contains a ...

Storage Gateway 1.2

Storage Gateway 1.2 is now available. Storage Gateway is a cloud storage gateway that lets you connect your on-premise ...

Older database release versions available for virtual machine DB system databases

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: Dec. 17, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now provision virtual machine databases using older versions of Oracle Database software. For each database edition offered for virtual machine DB systems, you can choose to provision a database with either the current release version of the software, or with either of the two most recent release versions. For more information, see Bare Metal and Virtual Machine DB Systems.

Exadata sparse disk

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: Dec. 14, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now configure a sparse disk group when you provision an Exadata DB system. The sparse disk enables you ...

Console announcements

The Console now displays important announcements regarding Oracle Cloud Infrastructure operations in the Console window. For more information, see Console ...