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Updated on December 11, 2018
Information regarding our last release can be found:
For Windows PC users, using Oracle requires a base level of Java JRE version 1.8.0_141 which all of our users have already. There is no harm for
windows users to update to JAVA JRE 1.8.0_181. MAC PC users only, when logging in for the first time after October 22, will be required to update
to Java JRE version 1.8.0_181. If users receive a popup message that a more recent version is available, they should NOT act upon the request.
MAC users should use Safari as their Browser.
To Learn more about Java Web Start, it is highly recommended to go to our site
https://oracle.fss.finance.harvard.edu/user-resources found under https://oracle.fss.finance.harvard.edu/
Always clear your browser cache if you encounter any screen issues or errors.
Oracle Financials Users should always review the desktop standards after each FINDINI Release to be better informed
of desktop requirements. These can be found on site https://harvard.service-now.com/ithelp?id=kb_article&sys_id
under the EnterpriseApplication Supported Desktop Configurations section.
Please review the HUIT Service Status Dashboard for all System operational status. This can be found on site
If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact the HUIT Service Desk at 5-7777.
Planned Future Exception Messages
Oracle Financials has no planned outages at this time.