Oracle Exadata Software 12.1.2.3.0

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Since February 2016 Oracle released a new Version of the Exadata Software.

The Release is 12.1.2.3.0.

Here a short overview

  • very fast Software Updates
  • VLAN Support in the Exadata Deployment Assistant for networks
  • High Redundancy for Quarter and Eighth Racks
  • a new Quorum Disk Manager utility as command line tool
  • Create Diagpack for tracefiles and alerts
  • Firmware Update for hard disk controller on X2-2, X3-2, X4-2, X2-8, X3-8, X4-8
  • new InfiniBand Switch Firmware 2.1.8-1
  • ILOM / BIOS Firmware Update
  • Storage Index Preservation across Rebalance

All details can be found in the Exadata Documenation:

http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E50790_01/doc/doc.121/e51953/app_whatsnew.htm#DBMSO21849