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Does Oracle 11.2 support Windows Server 2012? Any alternative for Windows Server 2012 with respect to Oracle editions?

I checked in internet but their forums, and this question says its not currently released for Windows Server editions.

Any alternative Oracle editions for Windows Server 2012 64bit?

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You'll find that information the the Oracle reference document 1307195.1: Certification Information for Oracle Database on Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit).

The latest Windows server version where 11.2 is supported is Windows 2008R2. Oracle 12c (12.1) is supported on Windows 2012 (including Hyper-V guests), but only in single instance mode (no RAC).

You can also find that information in the install guides, e.g.:

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April 2014 update: is supported on Windows Server 2012 (64-bit only)

The latest certification information for Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (11.2) is available on My Oracle Support (formerly OracleMetaLink) at:

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