The Java Advanced Management Console (AMC) offers system administrators greater and easier control in managing Java version compatibility and security updates for desktops within their enterprise and for ISVs with Java-based applications and solutions.
AMC is available from My Oracle Support (MOS) and Java Advanced Management Console Downloads page. For an overview of the Advanced Management Console, see the Advanced Management Console product page.
See the What's New In Advanced Management Console page for descriptions of the additions to the Advanced Management Console features in all releases, so far.
The following points provide additional information about this release:
Security Recommendations for WebLogic Server
AMC requires that you keep your instance of WebLogic Server up-to-date with security patches. We also recommend that you subscribe to receive notifications of Oracle’s Critical Patch Update Advisories and Security Alerts. Refer to https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/securityemail.html for instructions.
Java Plug-in Support in Browsers
Java Plug-in support has been removed from Chrome, Firefox, and Safari in Windows and macOS platforms.
For additional information, see:
Java Web Start
Java Web Start has been removed from Java SE 11 and later.
For additional information, see: Java Client Roadmap Update
End of Support for Oracle WebLogic Server 12.1.x
Oracle WebLogic Server 12.1.x Extended Support ends in Dec 2019 . Accordingly, AMC updates released after Dec 2019 will require Oracle WebLogic Server 12.2.x. AMC users running on WebLogic Server 12.1.x should upgrade to 12.2.x as soon as possible.
macOS Catalina Support
Advanced Management Console Agent is not supported on macOS Catalina due to notarization requirement.
End of Support for Windows 7
Microsoft will not support Windows 7 post January 14, 2020. Consequently, Windows 7 will not be a supported platform for future releases of AMC.
The following table contains a list of known issues in the Advanced Management Console 2.16 release.
|1||JAMC-6107||agent failed to uninstall jre9 on windows|
|2||JAMC-4933||Web Enabled JREs may not been reported correctly for initial scan when jre version is the same as AMC agent bundled|
The following table contains a list of issues that were addressed in the Advanced Management Console 2.16 release.
|1||JAMC-8498||Login Failure in AMC 2.15 with MySQL as backend|
|2||JAMC-8487||LDAP AMC error "Cannot update user's last viewed timestamp for Java Releases"|
|3||JAMC-8458||Update Copyright year to 2020 in AMC|