BI Publisher Desktop 12.2 Certified with E-Business Suite

April 20, 2018 | 1 minute read
Steven Chan
Senior Director
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[Contributing Author: Pieter Breugelmans]

You can use Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BI Publisher) to create and manage reports for E-Business Suite data. Oracle BI Publisher Desktop is certified with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 and 12.1 for the following Microsoft Office releases:

  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Microsoft Office 2013
  • Microsoft Office 2010

What does this certification cover?

Oracle BI Publisher Desktop consists of client-side tools to assist in the design and testing of layout templates for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 and 12.1. These layout templates are executed by Oracle BI Publisher on the Oracle E-Business Suite application tier as illustrated in the diagram below. The desktop utility consists of the following tools:

  • Template Builder Add-in for Microsoft Word - to build RTF layout templates
  • Template Builder Add-in for Microsoft Excel - to build Excel layout templates
  • Template Viewer - to test and debug all supported Oracle BI Publisher layout template types

For details, see:

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Steven Chan

Senior Director

Steven Chan was a Senior Director in the Oracle Applications Technology Group.  He managed EBS technology stack certifications, ATG product management, ATG documentation and curriculum, and ATG Quality Assurance in the E-Business Suite Development division.

Steven joined Oracle in 1998.  Steven retired from Oracle in 2019. Prior to joining Oracle, he held positions with IBM, Deloitte & Touche Consulting, and other software companies. 

Steven is an Oracle ACE and a three-time recipient of the Oracle Applications User Group 'Ambassador of the Year' Award (2007, 2009, 2010). Steven received the Oracle Applications User Group Lifetime Service Award in 2011.

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