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X7 Exadata shapes

  • Services: Database
  • Implemented: June 15, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Exadata DB systems are now available on X7. For more information, see Exadata DB Systems.

Note that you can scale ...

Autonomous Data Warehouse

  • Services: Database
  • Implemented: June 14, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure's Autonomous Data Warehouse gives you your own fully managed, pre-configured data warehousing environment, without the need to ...

Service gateway option

  • Services: Database
  • Implemented: June 12, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Your DB systems that use Object Storage for backup and patching no longer need to be in a public subnet ...

32 TB volumes

  • Services: Block Volume
  • Implemented: May 31, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now create 32 TB volumes.

Volume groups

  • Services: Block Volume
  • Implemented: May 31, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now group together multiple block volumes in a volume group. For more information, see Volume Groups.

Windows secondary VNICs on certain shapes

  • Services: Networking
  • Implemented: May 31, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

Certain Windows instance shapes now support secondary VNICs. For more information and a script for configuring Windows to recognize a ...

DB system creation from backup

  • Services: Database
  • Implemented: May 10, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now create a bare metal or virtual machine DB system using a standalone backup. For more information, see  ...

Registry

  • Services: Registry
  • Implemented: May 7, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20180419

Simplify your development to production workflow.

Tags for more Networking service resources

  • Services: Networking
  • Implemented: April 11, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

You can now apply tags to these Networking service resources:

  • customer-premises equipment (CPE) objects
  • dynamic routing gateways
  • internet gateways
  • IPSec ...

Custom boot volume sizes

  • Services: Block Volume
  • Implemented: March 2, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

When launching an instance, you can now specify whether to use the selected image's default boot volume size, or you ...

Instance principals

  • Services: IAM
  • Implemented: Jan. 25, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918
Instances are a new principal type in IAM. You can now apply policy to groups of instances just as you ...

Public IPs

  • Services: Networking
  • Implemented: Jan. 24, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918
You can now create reserved public IPs, and move them between your instances in a given region. You can also ...

VNC console access

  • Services: Compute
  • Implemented: Jan. 19, 2018
  • API Versions Affected: 20160918

The Compute service now provides VNC console access to virtual machine (VM) instances, enabling you to remotely troubleshoot malfunctioning instances ...