Oracle Fail Safe Release Software Compatibility
Updated April 22, 2010

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

Oracle Fail Safe release 3.4.2 supports automatic clusterwide configuration of highly available databases and applications on Windows 2003 R2 and Windows 2008 clusters with one, two, or more nodes.

Note: Oracle Fail Safe does not support Automatic Storage Management (ASM).

Oracle Fail Safe 3.4.2 is released on following platforms.

  • Microsoft Windows (32bit)
  • Microsoft Windows (64bit - AMD64/EM64T)
  • Microsoft Windows (64bit - Itanium) - Fail Safe Server Only

This release includes a Fail Safe Manager which is not compatible with the previous releases of Fail Safe. If you must continue to access older versions of Fail Safe, then you must use a separate home for the older Fail Safe Manager.

Oracle Fail Safe Manager is compatible with the following operating systems.

  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2

Oracle Fail Safe Manager is not supported on Itanium platforms.

Oracle Fail Safe Server is compatible with the software listed in the table below.

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

Oracle 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Oracle 11g Release 1 (11.1)

Oracle 10 g Release 2 (10.2)

Oracle Management Agent

Release 10.2

(A Management Agent release for Microsoft Windows only)

Oracle Application Server (32-bit Only)

Release 10.1.2

Microsoft Windows Platforms

Windows Server 2008 R2

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2003 R2

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