Despite many warnings on the Oracle websites, there has been a lot of feedback from consultants, partners, and customers suggesting that a large percentage of the Oracle user base don't know that Discoverer 4i will be desupported at the end of this coming October. If your organization is one of those still running 4i you need to upgrade to Discoverer 10.1.2 as soon as you can. This means immediately - if not sooner!
For more information please take a look at this posting on Steven Chan's blog and at this posting on my own blog. If you don't know who Steven Chan is he, is the Director, Applications Technology Integration Oracle E-Business Suite Development New E-Business Techstack, so he certainly knows what he is talking about when he suggests doing this upgrade now. Oh, by the way, just in case you were wondering, Discoverer 10.1.2 is fully certified for use against Oracle E-Business Suite so you really have no excuse to stay on 4i.
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