The new PeopleTools release: 8.55

  

When is this Generally Available?

 

  The new PeopleTools 8.55 release is currently available for download from the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud, at https://edelivery.oracle.com

 

Looking for the Documentation Home Page, the Upgrade Home Page, and more

 

  Oracle's PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55 Documentation Home Page (Doc ID 2052626.1), with links to

 

       PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55 Installation Home Page (Doc ID 2068525.1)

           Includes document  Getting Started on the PeopleSoft Installation / see section Reviewing Hardware Recommendations 

 

       PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55 Upgrade Home Page (Doc ID 2070772.1)

       

 

Looking for the Release notes: what is new?  

     

  PeopleSoft Planned Features and Enhancements (Doc ID 1966243.2)

     see tab Technology, then PeopleTools 8.55

 

 

Platform change of note

 

  SAP Crystal Reports and Business Objects Enterprise (BOE) are no longer supported in PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55.

  Crystal Reports and BOE will not work on new PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55 installations, or on environments that are

    upgraded to PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.55.

  See Tech Update – Oracle Retires Support for Crystal Reports (Doc ID 1927865.1) for more information.

 

  For more info on changes to Oracle supported platforms, regularly check the Tech Updates.

  The main index page is Tech Update - Main Page (Doc ID 764222.1)

 

 

Product releases supported for use with PeopleTools 8.55 (among others)

 

  Windows 10  

  WebLogic 12.1.3.0

  Oracle 12.1.0.2.0 and 11.2.0.4.0

  Msft Sql server 2012, 2014

  Office Word 2013, 2010 and Excel 2016, 2013, 2010

  Tuxedo 12.1.3.0.0 and 12.1.1.0.0

 

  For all supported platform information, see MyOracle Support / certifications /

    search on Product = PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools and Release = 8.55

 

 

Applications supported on PeopleTools 8.55

 

  See documents

      E-UPG: PT8.4x, PT 8.5x: What Versions of PeopleTools Will Your Application run on? (Doc ID 1915747.1)

      Lifetime Support Summary for PeopleSoft Releases (Doc ID 1348959.1)