Before you can begin the installation, you need to check your machine, download installation files, and check your database, browser, and JDK versions. Follow the instructions in this section carefully for a successful install.
BPM Suite 11gR1 and SOA Suite 11gR1 PS2 installation binaries are the same. That is, the binaries you download are the same whether you want to install BPM Suite or SOA Suite, and both get installed when you install. With BPM Suite, you also can choose to install the Process Spaces component, which requires WebCenter.
This document describes how to install BPM Suite from scratch. It does not describe how to upgrade from SOA Suite PS1.
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