OBIEE 12c: Use HTTP Compression / Caching in OHS 12c for DV mobile

If you intend to use DV on mobile, in order to improve end user experience over slow mobile 4G/LTE networks (with high latency) it is recommended to install Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) 12c and implement the following HTTP compression / caching settings in httpd.conf file: #un-comment or add this line LoadModule deflate_module "${PRODUCT_HOME}/modules/mod_deflate.so" <IfModule mod_deflate.c>       SetOutputFilter DEFLATE </IfModule> ExpiresActive On <IfModule mod_expires.c>      ...

Monday, March 13, 2017 | 1. OBIEE | Read More

Oracle BI Applications on Platform as a Service (PaaS) - Best Practices

The paper provides Oracle’s Best Practices for deploying on Oracle Business Intelligence on Oracle® Cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS), which include Compute, Database Cloud (DBCS), and BI Cloud (BICS) services. The following best practice configurations are based on our real world experiences with installing and configuring Oracle BI Applications and Oracle Business Intelligence on Oracle® Cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS) for key Oracle customers. If below link is not...

Friday, February 3, 2017 | 1. OBIEE | Read More

OBIEE 12c: How to Configure OBIEE to Use Static Contents in Other Web Server

Note: In BIEE 11g the static files / stlyes location is <ORACLE_HOME>/bifoundation/web/app/res directory but in BIEE 12c location is ../domains/bi/servers/obips1/tmp/earmanager/analytics/../res/Below are steps to configure Oracle HTTP Server as the location for static file resource :1. Define a virtual path '/staticfiles' and point it to a physical path '/ohs/bi/bifoundation/web/appv2' by adding a below configuration in httpd.conf file in the OHS instance : Alias...

Friday, October 21, 2016 | 1. OBIEE | Read More

OBIEE Login Fails while searching users from a Large MSAD

Author: veera.raghavendra.rao@oracle.comProblem: OBIEE Login Failed due to max timeout to search and retrieve a user from the base DN when there are multiple sub trees and large user store Oracle Support Doc ID: Using User Filter to Reduce the Number of Users Retrieved from Microsoft Active Directory (MSAD) (Doc ID 1227144.1) Example: Users are from multiple sub trees like below: CN=auuser1,OU=Users,OU=AU,DC=paceal,DC=oracle,DC=com CN=causer1,OU=Users,OU=CA,DC=paceal,DC=oracle,DC=co...

Friday, September 16, 2016 | 1. OBIEE | Read More

OBIEE 12c: Configuring Kerberos SSO for OBIEE 12c

Author: veera.raghavendra.rao@oracle.com Problem Statement: Existing Whitepaper to Config Kerberos SSO for OBIEE is not yet updated for OBIEE 12c (1274953.1) Many customers are raising lots of questions when deploying using DES and AES256 encryption. Additionally, since OBIEE 12c, there was some changes in Security Configuration while Enabling SSO, as SSO Provider Option disappeared in OBIEE 12c UI which is creating lots of confusions. Attached are the Documents toconfigure...

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 | 1. OBIEE | Read More

11g to 12c Migration Fails - "common.components.home" is not supplied

Getting "oracle.security.jps.service.idstore.IdentityStoreException: JPS-02600: libOvd required system parameter of "common.components.home" is not supplied in the JVM command line" error while trying to create 11g bar file, please try adding the following parameter as JAVA_OPTIONS the bi-migration command. “-Dcommon.components.home=$MW_HOME/oracle_common”For example: java -jar -Dcommon.components.home=$MW_HOME/oracle_common $MW_HOME/Oracle_BI1/bi-migration-tool.jar out...

Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 1. OBIEE | Read More