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Exadata base system

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: June 14, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Exadata DB system shape options now include a base system. This shape is similar to a quarter rack but with some ...

Exadata Managed Data Guard

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: June 13, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now use the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console or API to enable Data Guard on Exadata DB systems. For ...

Exadata Managed Backups

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: June 13, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now use the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console or API to manage database backup and restore operations on Exadata ...

Access to Microsoft Azure

  • Services: Networking
  • Release Date: June 7, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Oracle and Microsoft have created a cross-cloud connection between Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Microsoft Azure in certain regions. This connection ...

Improved load balancer creation workflow

  • Services: Load Balancing
  • Release Date: June 5, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

The Load Balancing service now features a more intuitive load balancer creation workflow. Creation and editing tasks for load balancer resources have been improved, as well.

Auto scaling Autonomous Databases

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: June 4, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Autonomous Database's auto scaling feature enables the system to automatically adjust the number of CPU cores as load demand fluctuates ...

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

Cloning Autonomous Databases

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: March 18, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now clone an Autonomous Database by using the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console or the API. For information and ...

Oracle Linux 7 on Exdata DB systems

  • Services: Database
  • Release Date: March 14, 2019
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Exadata DB systems provisioned after March 14, 2019 run on Oracle Linux 7 (OL7). Previously launched systems are running Oracle ...

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.