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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 4, 2019

Add federation wrapper support for oracle 19c to Oracle 11.1.4+

As Oracle is moving to an annual release schedule, most of the industry will be migrating to Oracle 18c and 19c.  The differences between the two releases are minimal.  Likewise, as the new Major release of Db2 is likely coming, upgrades to Db2 are likely as well.  By back porting wrapper support for Oracle 19c to both 11.1.4 as well as 11.5.1, this will facilitate the opportunity to upgrade once and support the latest Oracle releases (include Oracle 19c that was just released).  This will help IBM maintain maximum compatibility during this difficult shift from Oracle 11g and 12c that are going EOL 2H of 2020 and 1H of 2021.

Needed by Date Sep 30, 2019
  • Admin
    Doug Dailey
    Nov 19, 2020

    Hi Nicolas, this is a follow-up relative to the specific ask for supporting v11.1. We are not planning to invest in back-porting this feature to v11.1 at this time. Oracle 19c has been supported in Db2 v11.5.4.

  • Admin
    Doug Dailey
    Jun 5, 2019

    Thank you for this request. IBM will plan support for Oracle 19c in 1H 2020.