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Oracle E-Business Suite resources, news, and support articles.

Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 Technology Stack Documentation Roadmap

Development has recently released a 12.2 Technology Stack Documentation Roadmap for the overall Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 architecture.  It is recommended to review this living document as development will update it with Knowledge documents.  Please add the following document to your favorites to reference as needed.

Top Three EBS 12.2 Online Patching Resources

For your R 12.2 online patching needs, take a moment to review the recent post on the Top Three EBS 12.2 Online Patching Resources.  Click the following link for the resources:
Top Three EBS 12.2 Online Patching Resources

An Insight Into Asset Impairment

Why would you have an asset impairment? 
An asset impairment is a situation in which the usefulness of an asset suddenly declines, making it so expensive to maintain that it can no longer be expected that it will pay for itself through future cash flows.  A company can choose to maintain the asset on its books but write down the value to more accurately reflect its value, or it can list the asset for sale and dispose of it.  Once an asset is impaired, it cannot be recovered.  Therefore, companies should test assets before placing them in this category.

Spares Management Planner's Dashboard Updates

The Planner's Desktop provides functionality to plan and view inventory across the entire field service supply chain. This feature is also available as a form or window and an Application Development Framework (ADF) page, named Planner’s Dashboard, from the Spares Management responsibility.  The Planner’s Dashboard is the ADF version of Planner’s Desktop. This page consists of the following features: spares planning, view inventory item details, search planning hierarchy nodes and planning parameters.

Overshipped Quantities for RMA's in Order Management

Existing functionality in Order Management allows users to book a (sales order referenced) RMA for a quantity based on the originating ordered quantity. However, businesses may have requirements to book RMAs based on shipped quantities, especially cases of over-shipments, along with the current provision based on ordered quantities.

Procurement Code Level added to the Approval Analyzer Output!

Hi, I just wanted to let everyone know about a recent addition to the Approval Analyzer.  We have included the Procurement Code level in the output.

First open  Doc Id 1525670.1 and download (and apply) the new version 120.19.

New White Paper on How To Use Meters in EAM

This white paper looks at how meters are used in Enterprise Asset Management (EAM). It describes the setups required and describes some common examples.
This white paper provides an overview of what meters are and how they
are used in EAM. The paper looks at the setups required and look at
some examples of using meters. There is also a brief discussion of
APIs and tables related to meters. The topics covered in the paper are :

Are you taking advantage of the E-Business Suite Analyzer Scripts?

Take a look at the ‘Get Proactive with Oracle E-Business Suite - Product Support Analyzer Script Index (Doc ID 1545562.1)’ for a list of scripts!
The Analyzer scripts run on a regular basis can help identify areas that are in need of attention.  So please try to incorporate them within normal maintenance cycles for optimum health on all E-Business instances.  Below is an excerpt of available Analyzers within the Applications Technology Support team:

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