Oracle Fail Safe Release 3.4.1.2 & Release 3.4.1.4 Software Compatibility
Updated December 22, 2008

Note: Some underlying products or platforms listed here may no longer be supported by Oracle.

Oracle Fail Safe release 3.4.1 supports automatic clusterwide configuration of highly available databases and applications on Windows 2000/2003 clusters with one, two, or more nodes.

Note: Oracle Fail Safe does not support Automatic Storage Management (ASM). Also, Oracle Fail Safe and Oracle Fail Safe Manager are not supported on Windows Vista.

Oracle Fail Safe 3.4.1 is released on following platforms.

Oracle Fail Safe 3.4.1.4 (32bit)

Oracle Services for MSCS must be installed on Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server or Datacenter Server. When that condition is met, then:

  • Oracle Fail Safe Manager is compatible with the following operating systems.
    • Microsoft Windows 2000
    • Microsoft Windows XP
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Oracle Fail Safe Server for Microsoft Windows 32bit is compatible with the software listed in the table below.
Software Release or Version
Oracle Database (Standard and Enterprise editions)

Oracle9 i 9.2.0

Oracle 10 g 10.1.0

Oracle 10 g 10.2.0

Oracle 11g 11.1.0

Oracle Intelligent Agent

Release 9.2.0

Oracle Management Agent Release 10.1.0.2

Release 10.1.0.3

Release 10.2

(A Management Agent release for Microsoft Windows only.)

Oracle Enterprise Manager

Release 9.2.0

Release 10.1.0

Oracle Application Server Release 10.1.2

Oracle Fail Safe 3.4.1.2 (64bit - AMD64/EM64T)

The 64-bit release of Oracle Fail Safe is a server-only release. It can be used with the 32-bit version of Oracle Fail Safe Manager release 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.3.3, 3.3.4, or 3.4.1. Oracle Fail Safe Manager can be found on the Oracle Fail Safe CD-ROM (32-bit) included in the Oracle Database kit.

  • Oracle Fail Safe Manager is compatible with the following operating systems.
    • Microsoft Windows 2000
    • Microsoft Windows XP
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Oracle Fail Safe Server for Microsoft Windows 64bit is compatible with the software listed in the table below.

Software Release or Version
Oracle Database (Standard and Enterprise editions)

Oracle Database 10 g Release 2 (10.2)

Oracle Database 11g Release 1 (11.1)

Oracle Management Agent Release 10.1.0.2

Release 10.1.0.3

Release 10.2

(A Management Agent release for Microsoft Windows only.)

Microsoft Cluster Server (MSCS)

Version 5.0 or later

Oracle Fail Safe Manager (32-bit)

Release 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.3.3, 3.3.4 and 3.4.1