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Patch Set Update: Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management

16 October 2015

This patch can be applied to HPCM releases:; &

The following Patch Set Update (PSU) has been released for Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management (HPCM)

This PSU download is available from the  My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates section.


Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management PSU
 Patch 21630985

This patch can be applied to HPCM releases:


This is a cumulative patch and includes the new features, enhancements and defects fixed that were contained in the previous HPCM PSU releases.


  • Requires Essbase or greater 
    - check for latest Essbase patch in Knowledge Article  Doc ID 1396084.1


New Features:

The New Features in the HPCM release includes:

  • Templates Export/Import
    For Management Ledger applications, the entire Profitability and Cost Management application can be exported from the Profitability Applications Console, including application metadata, dimension metadata, and program artifacts all in a single operation, to a single application "template" file. This feature is useful for backing up applications or for migrating them to another environment.

  • REST API Enhancements
    Introduced in release, the REST API is available to automate processes with scripts instead of action by on-site personnel. This release contains enhancements to support the export and import of Management Ledger template files.

Additional information for the New Features introduced in this PSU and previous releases is contained in the Readme file and in HPCM New Features document available at the Oracle Help Center.

For detailed information on these features also see the Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management Administrator's Guide and Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management User's Guide.



Documentation provided from the Oracle Help Center for Oracle Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management is the most up-to-date documenation available for this product.

 Oracle Help Center | EPM | Financial PM Applications

Updates for release are included in the documents.


Readme File:

Prior to proceeding with this PSU implementation refer to the Readme file for important information. In addition to details of the New Features and full list of the defects fixed, the Readme file contains important support information that includes prerequisites, install details for applying patch, post-installation instructions, and tips & troubleshooting information.

It is important to verify that the requirements and support paths for this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file. The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.


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