Effective July 31, 2022, Extended Support for Oracle Database Enterprise Edition 126.96.36.199 and Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 (SE2) 188.8.131.52 ends.
Extended Support is offered for the period August 2021 through July 2022 for the following platforms: Linux x86-64, Linux on IBM Z, IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64 bit), HP-UX Itanium, Fujitsu BS2000, Oracle Solaris on SPARC, Oracle Solaris on x86-64 and Microsoft Windows x64.
Oracle Lifetime Support Policies explain Premier Support as full support for 5 years from the general availability date, Extended Support as equivalent to Premier Support, almost fully supported, and Sustaining Support as Knowledge Base support for as long as you use your Oracle software.
The latest version of Oracle Database is Oracle Database 21c and the current long-term release is 19c.
For the Lifetime Support Policy on Oracle Technology Products such as Oracle Database editions, please visit: https://www.oracle.com/us/assets/lifetime-support-technology-069183.pdf.
For a compilation of resources concerning Oracle Lifetime Support Policies, please visit: https://www.oracle.com/support/lifetime-support/resources.html.
For a comparison of the different stages of Lifetime Support for Oracle software, please visit: https://www.oracle.com/support/lifetime-support/software.html.
For a post on the availability of Oracle Database 21c, please visit: https://www.schneider.im/oracle-database-21c-available/.
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