Oracle Identity and Access Management 12c Upgrade Factory

Accelerate software upgrade from Oracle IAM 11g to 12c with focused assistance from Oracle resources and benefit from major new product enhancements.

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Oracle IAM Upgrade Factory Brief

Oracle Identity and Access Management solutions are designed to secure access to enterprise applications for both cloud and on-premises deployments. Learn more about Oracle IAM Upgrade Factory.

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Identity and access management 12c upgrade resources

The upgrade factory offers resources to help achieve a successful upgrade to the latest release and deploy it on-premises, in the cloud, or in a hybrid model. These resources help assess the scope, estimate project timelines, self-remediate or eliminate known issues, and achieve an on-time, predicable outcome.

Upgrade strategies guide

The guide provides recommended strategies to upgrade an existing Oracle Identity Governance (OIM/OIG), Oracle Access Manager (OAM), Oracle Directory Services (Oracle Internet Directory-OID, and Oracle Unified Directory-OUD) to version 12c.

How to upgrade guides and tools

Upgrade guides provide step by step instructions to upgrade existing OIM/OIG, OAM, and OID to version 12c ( or and install OUD or Tools are also provided to automate the steps where applicable. Not applicable for Oracle Identity Cloud Service and OCI Identity and Access Management solutions.

Release notes, certifications, system configurations

Resources with information on the latest release, bundle patches, known issues and workarounds, and unsupported features. This includes OIG connectors and their certification matrix, Oracle Fusion Middleware Supported System Configurations.

Upgrade advisor

The upgrade advisor is an interactive, self-service tool that highlights best practices during all phases: evaluate, plan, configure, test, implement, and accept. It is organized in modules, with separate modules for OIG/OIM, OAM, and OUD/OID.

Proactive upgrade and migration assistance (PUMA)

PUMA offers proactive Oracle assistance to customers during an upgrade. The assistance is provided in an advisory capacity by Oracle Support. To learn more about PUMA, contact your Oracle Sales or Support representative.

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The University of Melbourne preps for innovation with Oracle

The University of Melbourne upgrades Oracle Identity Access Management for greater compatibility and security.

October 25, 2021

Proven modernization journeys for Oracle IAM Suite customers

Sandeep Banerjie, Vice President of Product Development, Oracle Identity and Access Management

The Oracle Identity and Access Management (IAM) Suite offers organizations the flexibility and customization needed to provide comprehensive IAM supporting a variety of use cases. As organizations look to advance IAM capabilities, it is important to have continued flexibility and choice. This blog post shares insights into the modernization journeys of other Oracle IAM Suite customers and provides useful resources.

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