I’ve installed Oracle Enterprise Ops Center 12c to my virtual PC today. As I see, Ops Center started to use Oracle Database to keep its repository. Previous releases were using PostgreSQL. Installer of Ops Center will install (and setup) Oracle Database 11gR2 (126.96.36.199), or you can use an existing Oracle Database. This gives you flexibility to use a RAC Database for large environments.
Before starting installation, I recommend you to use OCDoctor to verify that your system meets the prerequisites. I’ll create a step by step installation guide soon so I’ll not mention about details of installation for now.
There are lots of improvements but here the new features I noticed (after a quick preview):
- Better support for Cloud Lifecycle Management
- Support for advanced features of Oracle Solaris 11
- Support for SPARC Supercluster
- LDAP Integration
- Customizable User Interface
- Automatic Service Request (ASR)
Here are the screenshots:
This is the login page of Ops Center.