Oracle Cloud Applications readiness for Fusion 19A

links to readiness content for Fusion 19A

Customer Experience

Human Capital Management

Adaptive Intelligent Apps

Internet of Things Apps

Enterprise Performance Management

the full set of readiness content can also be accessed from the Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications homepage.

What’s New content by domain

Human Capital Management

Supply Chain Management

Common Technology

Customer Experience

Enterprise Resource Planning

Human Capital Management

Supply Chain Management


OTBI direct database access disabled Oracle Fusion 19A

With the most recent available upgrade of Oracle Fusion Applications Cloud 19A, the direct database access with OTBI has been disabled by default by Oracle. The feature will be disabled within a grace period of 12-month:

This is also looged a Bug, since many customers relied on the feature:

Community discussion: R13.19A OTBI Direct Database Query Privilege Change

Fusion Application: Upgrade 19A What’s new (see chapter: OTBI DIRECT DATABASE QUERY PRIVILEGE IS DISABLED BY DEFAULT FOR

The reasons for this are security concerns from Oracle side and the currently only remaining alternative, is to use BI Publisher in cases of direct database access (as confirmed in the community discussion by Oracle, this method will not be restricted).


Additionally, for OAC, the direct database access feature as also been removed from the default permissions of the logged in User (Authenticated User). But, using the Manage Privileges Pages, the permission can still be assigned for Users who require the feature:

How to create a direct database access is also described in a previous post.