In this chapter we reviewed the administration and maintenance aspects of Oracle Fusion Applications. The basics of starting and stopping the application were discussed, along with the use of the
Details of backup and recovery along with various options and approaches were also discussed. All the components involved in the backup and recovery process were reviewed. We also looked at the Component Catalog to ensure that the specifications of an installation were captured.
An in-depth review of patching Oracle Fusion Applications was carried out. This included the patching process as well as pre- and post-patching steps. Finally, the extension of Oracle Fusion Applications and the options available were discussed.