Oracle database18c (exadata only) running on vbox now :)

The Oracle Database 18c software is available for Exadata installations and can be downloaded from

  • This is in line with Oracle’s Cloud & Engineered Systems First policy.
  • The 18c version is announced for onprem for July 2018.

But attention please !!!

  • My first Oracle Database 18c installation is now running on a virtual box.
  • This is of course not supported, but great for playing with new features.

my „exadata in a box“ 🙂

Many thanks to @andrewlacy2  for his research and support.

Here are the steps i have taken: