BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

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BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Windows

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Chapter 1 Getting Started 9 About this documentation..........................................................................10 Who should read this documentation........................................................10 BusinessObjects Enterprise guides...........................................................10 What is BusinessObjects Enterprise?.......................................................12 What's new in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation and Configuration guide?........................................................................................................12 Chapter 2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise 15

Installation overview..................................................................................16 System requirements ..........................................................................16 Network requirements .........................................................................17 User permissions for installing BusinessObjects Enterprise................18 Installing on a non-system drive...........................................................20 Setting up server communication.........................................................21 Installation Scenarios ................................................................................23 New installation ...................................................................................23 Custom and Expand installation ..........................................................24 Web Tier installation ............................................................................25 Client Tools installation ........................................................................26 Silent installation .................................................................................28 Side-by-side installation ......................................................................29 Distributed deployment.........................................................................29 CMS Database requirements and preparation..........................................30 Installing MySQL as the system database...........................................30 To setup a database account for BusinessObjects Enterprise ............31

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Setting up an empty database for the CMS.........................................31 DB2 database setup requirements ......................................................32 Oracle database setup requirements...................................................33 Sybase database setup requirements..................................................34 MySQL database setup requirements..................................................34 Microsoft SQL Server database setup requirements ..........................35 Preparing your existing database server...................................................35 To prepare your database....................................................................36 Before you deploy web applications..........................................................37 Chapter 3 Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise 39

Installation checklist...................................................................................40 Beginning your installation.........................................................................41 To accept the license agreement.........................................................41 Entering user information and a product keycode................................42 To install Language Packs ...................................................................43 To select an installation type................................................................44 Chapter 4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise 47

Performing a new installation.....................................................................48 To perform a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation..................48 To enter information on your new CMS................................................50 To specify Server Intelligence Agent information.................................51 CMS database configuration................................................................52 To select a web application server configuration option.......................56 To start the installation..........................................................................62 Chapter 5 Custom or Expand Installations 63

Performing a Custom or Expand installation.............................................64 To select or deselect features...............................................................64

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BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Components.................................65 BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Tier Components............................67 BusinessObjects Server Components.................................................67 Database Access ................................................................................69 Export Support.....................................................................................69 Samples...............................................................................................70 Help Files ............................................................................................70 To perform a custom or expand installation...............................................70 To only install the Client Components..................................................71 To only install the Server Components.................................................71 To only install the Web Tier Components.............................................80 Chapter 6 Web Applications Installation 89

Performing a Web Tier installation.............................................................90 BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Tier Components............................90 To perform a Web Tier installation........................................................91 To select and deselect web tier components.......................................91 To specify an existing CMS for web tier components...........................92 To select a web application server configuration option.......................93 To start the installation........................................................................100 Chapter 7 Silent Installation 101

Overview of silent installation..................................................................102 Specific ini file parameters for setup.exe ................................................103 To create an installation .ini file................................................................103 Sample .ini script file................................................................................104 Silent and scripted installation parameters..............................................107 Chapter 8 After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise 115

Launching the Central Management Console (CMC)..............................116

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.............................................127 Locating language packs .......................................................118 Deployment Diagnostic tool...........................................................................................................................128 Installing language packs across a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment .................117 Register your installed product...........................................................................................119 Diagnostic options........................126 English language fall-back ...........................................................................................................Contents To log on to the CMC...116 Troubleshooting CMC logon issues.........118 To run diagnostic tests in Windows..............128 To install language packs ................................................117 Diagnostic Tool..........134 To perform a client tools installation............................................................................................................................................................................................142 Sample client tools ini file.......129 To uninstall language packs ..................143 Chapter 11 Maintaining your Installation 145 BusinessObjects Enterprise maintenance operations..............122 Chapter 9 Language Packs on Windows 125 About language packs ..............................................................127 Installing language packs on Windows systems ...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................126 Installing language packs and complex deployments ......................................................................................................146 6 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3...............................................................126 Selecting a language ....................................135 Client Tools silent installations .........131 Chapter 10 Client Tools Installation 133 Overview of Client Tools installation.................134 BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Components............126 Product locale changes ........................................................................................0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .........................................................................

....................................................................................199 To manually deploy web applications.......................................0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 7 ..........................148 How does the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool work?............................149 The installation log file..........................................164 After deploying web applications.....200 To prepare for manual deployment on a remote machine...147 Silent uninstallation.........................................................................................................................153 Chapter 12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment 155 Overview of post install deployment....148 Introduction......................................................................205 Chapter 13 Deployment Scenarios 219 Overview of deployment scenarios................................................................................................157 Prerequisites for using wdeploy.........................220 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.........................................................................................................197 BusinessObjects Enterprise WAR files.........................................................................204 Deploying with the Administration console.............................................................................157 Overview for using wdeploy...148 Software Inventory Tool......................................156 Before you deploy web applications..................................146 Uninstalling BusinessObjects Enterprise from Windows........................................................159 Options for using wdeploy................................194 Manually deploying to a web application server....................................158 How to use wdeploy.............................................................................................................................................................197 WAR file context roots......................................................165 Deploying to web application servers with wdeploy...................................201 After deploying web applications....................157 Deploying with wdeploy...165 To deploy web applications on a remote machine.............................198 Guidelines for deploying WAR files..........................................................Contents To enter maintenance mode....................................................

.................240 Summary of required tasks...241 Complex deployment scenario....................................................................241 Deploying the N-tier scenario......................258 Appendix A Get More Help 281 Index 285 8 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3........................................220 Desktop client to server overview.........................................................240 N-tier scenario overview.................0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows ..256 Complex deployment overview......................220 Summary of required tasks........................................................................................................................................................257 Deploying the complex deployment scenario........................221 Deploying the desktop client to server scenario....256 Summary of required tasks.....................................................................................................................Contents Desktop client to server scenario.........................................................................................222 Basic N-tier scenario............................................................................

Getting Started 1 .

and your web server software is especially beneficial.0 on Windows. If you are installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. determining your organization's needs. please read the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for UNIX. BusinessObjects Enterprise guides The following table provides a list of BusinessObjects Enterprise guides and their contents. and preparing for the installation. including detailed instructions for the different installation options. repairing or removing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Familiarity with your overall network environment. This guide includes an overview of the architecture.0 on UNIX or Linux operating systems. tips for assessing your existing environment. language packs and for modifying.1 Getting Started About this documentation About this documentation This documentation provides you with information and procedures for installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. port usage. Guide BusinessObjects Enterprise Deployment Planning Guide Description This guide covers the key concepts you should consider before you begin deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . your database environment. 10 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. In addition this documentation provides instructions for installing standalone client tools.0 on Windows operating systems.0. Who should read this documentation This documentation is intended for the system administrator or IT professional who needs to install BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

The content administration topics include working with the CMC. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. BusinessObjects Enterprise Publisher's Guide BusinessObjects Enterprise Mi. BusinessObjects Enterprise Upgrade Guide Information for upgrades from BusinessObjects Enterprise XI to BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0. There are UNIX and Windows versions of this guide available.0. and working with Business Objects applications and objects. publishing Crystal reports. configuring firewalls. working with publications. publishing desktop intelligence documents. such as Classic or Enterprise 5 or 6. publishing web intelligence documents.Getting Started BusinessObjects Enterprise guides 1 Guide Description BusinessObjects Enterprise In. and publishing security. managing users. Provides an overview of the publishing process. configuring rights and access levels. managing authentication.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 11 .Details content migration from legacy gration Guide Business Objects software. and measuring system performance.Leads you through the steps required to stallation and Configuration run the setup program and complete your Guide installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. The server administration topics includes server configuration. BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide Provides content for server administration and content administration. to BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

analysis. providing customers with personalized service offerings. For a complete list of all of our product documentation please visit our support site: http://support. encyclopedia. and information delivery. Internet or corporate portal.Provides an overview of InfoView and foView User's Guide working with Crystal Reports. Web Intelligence. 12 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and reliable solution for delivering powerful. As an integrated suite for reporting. BusinessObjects Enterprise delivers tangible benefits that extend across and beyond the organization. Whether it is used for distributing weekly sales reports.businessobjects. interactive reports to end users via any web application—intranet. or integrating critical information into corporate portals.0 is a flexible. and Voyager workspaces. scalable.com/documentation/product_guides/de fault. BusinessObjects Enterprise provides a solution for increasing end-user productivity and reducing administrative efforts.1 Getting Started What is BusinessObjects Enterprise? Guide Description BusinessObjects Enterprise In. What's new in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation and Configuration guide? BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. discussions.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . extranet. objects.asp What is BusinessObjects Enterprise? BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide is the first release to include information on the following features: Feature Language Packs installation Description New languages can be added to your installation using the standalone Language Pack installer.

or after installation using either the wdeploy tool or the web application server's administration console. You can also access or download the PDF guides from the same website. Go to http://support. which you can use to run silent or scripted installations.Getting Started What's new in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation and Configuration guide? 1 Feature Description Deploying web appli.com/documentation/ BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 13 .busi nessobjects. Procedures for several deployment scenarios are considered and thoroughly documented in this guide. All product documentation (including error message explanations) is available in all supported languages in an HTML-based documentation library. Scripted Installation You can store all of your installation settings in a log file. Web applications can be installed and deployed to supported web application servers using a dedicated installation method. Stand-alone Client Tools installation BusinessObjects Enterprise client tools can now be installed using the standalone Client Tools installer. This feature is particularly useful for automating custom installations.You can now validate your deployments through the tic Tool Deployment Diagnostic Tool. Web-tier installation Deployment Diagnos. The website is refreshed with up-to-date content as it becomes available between releases. This system enables full-text search and other customizable features to make it easy to find the information you need.Web applications can now be deployed directly using cations the BusinessObjects Enterprise installer.

1 Getting Started What's new in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation and Configuration guide? 14 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise 2 .

the choices available to you within the core requirements. Before you install BusinessObjects Enterprise you should: • • • • • • • Ensure that that your system meets the basic requirements for a BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. An installation checklist is provided to help ensure you are prepared before you begin your installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Verify that all machines that will be part of your BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment can communicate properly with one another. web browsers. This file includes specific version and patch-level requirements for web application servers. and the install methods available to you for installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.com/documentation/sup ported_platforms/. The following sections list the core software and system requirements. consult the Platforms Availability Report (PAR) file available on the Business Objects support site http://support.0 installation.businessobjects. Related Topics • • • Installation checklist on page 40 System requirements on page 16 Preparing your existing database server on page 35 System requirements For a detailed list of supported environments and hardware requirements. For additional important information that may pertain to your 16 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Deployment Planning Guide.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Consider how you should prepare your infrastructure and set up your environment including server locations. and operating systems. Decide which BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Determine where the components should be installed. Choose an installation method. Consult the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 provides an open and flexible architecture that supports a multitude of deployment and configuration scenarios.0.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview Installation overview BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 components to install and which of your own components to integrate.

Note: BusinessObjects Enterprise requires a database to store information about the system and its users.0: • • Web application server (unless you want to install Tomcat as part of your installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise) Database software that is compatible with the CMS system and the Audit databases (unless you want to install MySQL as part of your installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise). Tip: If you are installing on VMWare. All web desktop clients must also be able to access the web server. a period. See the “Working with Firewalls” chapter of the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide. In particular. Network requirements When installing BusinessObjects Enterprise on multiple machines. it is also strongly recommended that you consult the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. or a slash. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. the following components must be preinstalled and configured correctly before you can install BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you must ensure that each target machine can communicate over TCP/IP with the machine running the Central Management Server (CMS). you will require additional configuration details.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 17 .Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview 2 deployment. ensure your machine name does not include any of the following characters: an underscore. For more information on the communication between components please refer to the “Architecture” chapter in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Deployment Planning Guide.0 Deployment Planning Guide . Also ensure that the target machines can communicate over TCP/IP with each other. Note: If you are installing BusinessObjects Enterprise in a firewall environment. Generally. your web server must be able to communicate with the machine that is running the web application server.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 18 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you must ensure that the BusinessObjects Enterprise user account has the privileges listed in the following table. Note: The following scenarios are not supported: • • Installing on a domain controller. Rights to add and drop tables to/from database. and edit table rows. plus rights to read. write. tem Network Database Access to all machines via TCP/IP .Administrative privileges on the local machine. Minimum user rights for deploying web applications To deploy web applications using a user account different from the one used to install the web application server.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview User permissions for installing BusinessObjects Enterprise To successfully install BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 on Windows. the user running the setup program must have the permissions listed in the table below: Category Required permissions Operating Sys.all specified ports must be available. Installing on a machine where the Windows default security settings given to the local Administrators group have been modified. Web application It is recommended that you use the same user account for server installing BusinessObjects Enterprise and your web application server.

create. and modify files in $as_dir\$as_sid\$as_instance\j2ee\deploy ing SAP Web Application Server • • Tomcat rights to read and modify files in $as_dir\$as_sid\$as_instance\j2ee • • • • • • rights to read. create. create.sar\jsflibs directory • • Oracle rights to read. create. and modify files in $as_dir\server\$as_instance\lib rights to read. and modify files in $as_dir\bin rights to remove the $as_dir\server\${as_in stance}\deploy\jbossweb-tomcat55.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 19 . and modify files in the $as_dir\server\$as_instance\deploy directory rights to read. and modify files in $as_dir\bin rights to read.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview 2 Web application server JBoss Minimum required permissions • • rights to read. create. create.exe rights to modify service startup parameters in the registry BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and modify files in $as_dir\shared\lib right to create and modify files under $ad_sir\we bapps and its subdirectories rights to create and modify files under $as_dir\conf and its subdirectories rights to call $as_dir\bin\tomcat55. and modify files in $as_dir\opmn\conf • • • rights to read and modify files in $as_dir\j2ee\home\ rights to read and modify files in $as_dir\opmn\lib rights to read. create.

The installation program targets the folder or directory that you specify. write. and execute files under $as_dir\properties Right to read.jacl Right to read and execute files under $as_dir\plu gins Right to read and execute files under $as_dir\java Right to read and execute files under $as_dir\de ploytool Right to read.bat Right to read $as_dir\bin\securityProcs. write.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview Web application server WebLogic Minimum required permissions • • • right to read files under $WL_HOME\server\lib right to read and write files under $as_dir\bin\ right to read and execute files under $WL_HOME\jdk150_06\ (or your WebLogic JDK directory) right to read files under $WL_HOME \wlserver_10.bat Right to read and execute $as_dir\bin\GenPlug inCfg.jacl Right to read $as_dir\bin\LTPA_LDAPSecuri tyProcs.which is the domain root WebSphere • • • • • • • • • Right to read and execute $as_dir\bin\wsad min. and execute files under $as_dir\profiles Installing on a non-system drive You can install BusinessObjects Enterprise on any drive on your machine.0\common\bin • • right to read and execute files under $WL_HOME \modules\ Note: WL_HOME is the weblogic installation dir and not as_dir -. 20 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 21 . To install several Business Objects products on a non-system drive. or a slash. and servers. the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. If the host machine has more than one network interface card (NIC). Note: Please ensure that the host name you use does not include any • • of the following characters: an underscore. a period. You must have administrative privileges to set or modify a fixed host name on your system.0 Setup program automatically uses the existing common directory to add any shared Business Objects product files. Setting up server communication • Each BusinessObjects Enterprise machine must be able to communicate over TCP/IP with the machine that runs your Central Management Server (CMS). you may have to reconfigure your servers after installation. BusinessObjects Enterprise content. Note: If the previously installed product is the same version as the one you are about to install. For more information on how to reconfigure to bind to routable NICs see the “Managing and Configuring Servers” chapter in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator’s Guide. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The CMS is responsible for maintaining a database of information about your BusinessObjects Enterprise system. Alternatively. you must first install BusinessObjects Enterprise. Servers that run BusinessObjects Enterprise must have a fixed host name. If you previously installed another Business Objects product of the same version. If the primary NIC is not routable. The data stored by the CMS includes information about users and groups. see the “Managing and Configuring Servers” chapter in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator’s Guide. which other components can access as required. All Business Objects products that you subsequently install will use the same non-system drive for shared files.the drive containing your operating system files . You can use fully qualified domain names to specify the location of the CMS. For more information about the CMS. maintenance mode is evoked.BusinessObjects Enterprise automatically installs its shared files there. the CMS may automatically bind to a primary NIC. you could make the primary NIC routable before installing BusinessObjects Enterprise. security levels.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview 2 There is one exception to this rule. If this common directory is on the system drive .

you will need to install it. place your processing servers close to your database servers (ideally. To optimize data retrieval and minimize network traffic. See the “Working with Firewalls” section of the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator’s Guide. ensure each machine 22 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Web Intelligence Report Server. Desktop Intelligence Report Server. If you are deploying more than one CMS. place your CMS on the same LAN as the database servers that host your CMS database and the BusinessObjects Enterprise audit database. To optimize CMS performance. use server groups to create groups of nearby servers to process reports. If you connect BusinessObjects Enterprise to a web application server. which is installed as part of the Web Tier Components. security levels. If you are installing BusinessObjects Enterprise in a firewall environment. Your Crystal Reports Page Server.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation overview • • • • Ensure that your database client and server are set up to use Unicode character encoding(such as UTF-8). you should also consider where you will place your deployment’s servers. on the same subnet). This communication is enabled by the BusinessObjects Enterprise Software Development Kit (SDK). and Report Application Server communicate frequently with the database servers containing the data in your published reports. published objects. Connection Server. The Central Management Server (CMS) stores data about users and groups. ensure that each server has read and write permissions to the folder used to store data. Choosing a server location When planning your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Job Servers. If your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation is distributed over a wide geographic region. the web application server must be able to communicate with all BusinessObjects Enterprise machines. and servers in the CMS database. The CMS can also maintain a separate audit database of information about user actions. If you plan to use a Java application server and your existing application server does not include a version of the Java Development Kit (JDK) supported by BusinessObjects Enterprise. The CMS can be clustered. you will need additional configuration details. Consult your database documentation to determine the settings required for a Unicode configuration. If you are clustering multiple file repository servers on separate machines.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 23 . New installation Performing a new installation is the easiest way to deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise because all of the required client. You want to install all the components on the same machine.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios 2 that runs a CMS process experiences the same latency to the system database. You do not need to specify which particular components to install. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Consult the “Managing and Configuring Servers” section of the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide for information on other factors that you may want to consider in planning your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. server. Note: After the installation you can easily disable any components you do not require. consider which of these is your intended scenario: • New installation • Custom installation • Web Tier installation • Client Tools installation • Silent or Scripted installation • Side-by-Side installation • Distributed Deployments For an installation upgrade see the BusinessObjects Enterprise Upgrade Guide.0. and optional components are installed by default onto one machine. You may want to choose a new installation if: • • • • You have not installed BusinessObjects Enterprise before. You do not have stringent disk space limitations. Installation Scenarios Before you install BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

and use another to host Crystal Reports server components. After you install BusinessObjects Enterprise on one machine. in a distributed environment you can install the BusinessObjects Enterprise Desktop Intelligence server components on one machine. It is recommended that you run this type of installation only after you are familiar with specific BusinessObjects Enterprise components and their roles.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . and distribute the processing workload. or install only a limited set of components. otherwise you may inadvertently fail to install a required component. increase available resources. For example.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios Related Topics • Performing a new installation on page 48 Custom and Expand installation The Custom or Expand installation scenario allows you to select which components to install. Tip: Consult the “Scaling Your System” section of the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide for information on planning how to best expand your installation to meet the needs of your organization. you can run a Custom and Expand installation to add server components. You may want to choose a Custom and Expand installation if: 24 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You may want to perform a custom installation when you want to exclude some components. The Custom and Expand install features consist of: • Client Components • Web Tier Components • Server Components • Database Access • Export Support • Samples • Help Files You may choose to install all or just some of the above components. You may want to perform a Custom and Expand installation if you plan to use BusinessObjects Enterprise in a distributed environment. create a CMS cluster.

and Voyager. Performance Management.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios 2 • • • • • • • • • You are already familiar with the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation program. You know exactly what components you require. Related Topics • Performing a Custom or Expand installation on page 64 Web Tier installation The Web Tier installation provides you with all of the components that are used by the web application server to run BusinessObjects web applications. • BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Services .which includes Business Process BI Service. InfoView. You have resource limitations and need to consider disk space constraints. These components include the following: • BI Platform Web Components . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You require fault tolerance. You want to add additional BusinessObjects Enterprise servers.0 applications including Central Management Console. You have an existing web application server and would like to dedicate to work with BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications. • Tomcat . You are already familiar with the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation program. You have already completed your initial installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise and would like to deploy additional components on another machine.a web application server you can install You may want to choose a web tier installation if: • • • If you want to install the web applications separately from the server components. You want to improve system performance.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 25 . If you wish to install the web or client components separately from the server components. Your deployment of BusinessObjects Enterprise servers will be distributed over multiple computers.used to run BusinessObjects XI 3.

and InfoViews to a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment. dictionaries. Enables you to design relational views of information that provides a wide range of capabilities for creating and modifying Data Connections. Allows you to migrate reports that are based on Crystal queries. reporting and analysis solution for business professionals that allows you to access data in your corporate databases directly from your desktop and present and analyze this information in a Desktop Intelligence document. Provides business users an easy to use interactive and flexible user interface for building and analyzing reports on corporate data over the web. and Business Views. Business Elements.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios • You completed your initial installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . on secured intranets and extranets. and you want to configure an additional web application server on a separate machine. Dynamic Data Connections. Web Intelligence Rich Client Data Source Migration Wizard Business View Manager Report Conversion Tool 26 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Data Foundations. Related Topics • Performing a Web Tier installation on page 90 Client Tools installation You can install the BusinessObjects Client Tools by either using a distributed standalone installer or the Custom or Expand installation. The level of conversion depends on the features in the original report. The available client tools are listed below: Component Desktop Intelligence Short description An integrated query. Converts Desktop Intelligence XI R2 reports to Web Intelligence XI R2 format and publishes the converted reports to the CMS.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 27 .Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios 2 Component Import Wizard Short description Allows you to import and export content from previous and current versions of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Install these applications for particular users who are responsible for managing BusinessObjects Enterprise content. Some of these tools are used for migration of existing documents from earlier product versions or creating new documents. or migrating system data. Allows you to create universes for Web Intelligence and Desktop Intelligence users. Contains the following subfeatures: Publishing Wizard Query as a Web Service Universe Designer Developer Components BusinessObjects Enterprise Java SDK: allows you to build web applications that interface directly with your BusinessObjects Enterprise system. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. developing applications. Translation Manager An application that defines the multilingual document and performs translation of documents and prompts. Note: The client applications must be installed on Windows. Enables users to add reports to BusinessObjects Enterprise Allows you create custom web services for specific queries using Business Objects Web Services. It supports Universe Designer universes and Web Intelligence documents. BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Services SDK: implementation of web services that can be deployed with BusinessObjects Enterprise. These client tools are not needed by users who access InfoView or the Central Management Console (CMC) administrative web applications.

if your organization uses scripts to install software on machines. Desktop Intelligence does require that a license key be entered in the CMC after the installation. You may want to choose a silent installation if: • • • You are already familiar with the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation program. you can add the silent BusinessObjects Enterprise installation command to those scripts. Note: BusinessObjects Enterprise does not support silent installations when the install contents are on multiple CDs. 28 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you can connect remotely to BusinessObjects Enterprise with the client tools. You need an automated method for performing similar installations on several machines. and then run the silent install from the location that contains the content from all the CDs. You do not want to run the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios If you install the BusinessObjects Enterprise servers on a UNIX machine.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If your install source files are on multiple CDs. You can also incorporate the silent installation command into your own build scripts. For example. such as a hard-drive. you must first copy the contents from all the CDs to a central location. the client applications must be installed on Windows. This method is particularly useful when you need to perform multiple installations or you do not want to interrupt people who are working on machines in your system. Note: The BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Tool Setup program does not generally require a license key to activate the product. However. However.0 Setup program. Related Topics • To perform a client tools installation on page 135 Silent installation You can run a silent installation to install BusinessObjects Enterprise from the command line using a response file containing installation setup parameters.

0 installation For more information on migrating content and working with side-by-side installations see the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 installation. For example. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Note: You cannot add servers to a CMS cluster used by a different version of BusinessObjects Enterprise. When you perform a side-by-side installation you need to ensure that your BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. if you plan to use BusinessObjects Enterprise with an existing web application server that resides on a different machine than where BusinessObjects Enterprise is currently installed. create a CMS cluster.0 installation will not clash with your preexisting BusinessObjects Enterprise version by : • Specifying a unique CMS cluster name for the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Custom and Expand.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 29 . • Specifying unique port numbers for the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and distribute the processing workload.0 Upgrade Guide. Distributed deployment Once BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you can add server components. increase available resources. you will need to install the client and server components separately from the web tier components. or Web Tier installation on machines containing the following: • • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI BusinessObjects Enterprise XI Release 2 This scenario is called a side-by-side installation in which both BusinessObjects Enterprise versions can run simultaneously.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation Scenarios 2 Side-by-side installation You can perform a New.0 is installed and running on one machine. This type of installation allows you to integrate BusinessObjects Enterprise with your existing web application server—without installing the core BusinessObjects Enterprise components on the web application server itself.

The BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Installing MySQL as the system database MySQL database server is an open-source database that provides local data storage. for sample configurations. such as UTF-8. A distributed deployment installation is accomplished by selecting the Custom and Expand installation and choosing the components you wish to install on each machine. How you choose to expand your system depends largely upon your current configuration and your reporting requirements. Note: Regardless of database type. refer to the “Databases in BusinessObjects Enterprise” section in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Deployment Planning Guide.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . and for information about CMS clustering.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS Database requirements and preparation This type of distributed installation also allows you to scale your deployment of BusinessObjects Enterprise by installing additional servers to meet the demands of your enterprise. Before you create a distributed deployment it is strongly recommended that you consult the BusinessObjects Enterprise Planning and Deployment Guide for general scalability considerations. CMS Database requirements and preparation BusinessObjects Enterprise requires a database to store information about the system and its users. For more information on database requirements.0 Setup program can install 30 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. your database must be setup to use Unicode character encoding. The following sections detail required settings and how to test settings for: • DB2 • MySQL • Microsoft SQL • Oracle • Sybase Before installing BusinessObjects Enterprise you should review this information in order to properly prepare your CMS system and auditing database.

you should complete the steps listed below before installing BusinessObjects Enterprise. If you choose to install MySQL as part of your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. To setup a database account for BusinessObjects Enterprise To administer the CMS database. If you plan to use your own database. you need to set up a database account. During the installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. The following database servers are supported for the CMS system and audit databases: • • • • • Oracle DB2 Sybase MySQL Microsoft SQL Server (ODBC) Note: Review the online BusinessObjects Enterprise supported platforms document for information related to supported database software and version requirements:http://support. 1.com/documentation/ BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. If you already have MySQL installed. you specify what database server you will use and enter the required parameters for authentication. you will be prompted during installation to set up this account. Setting up an empty database for the CMS If you want to use an existing database server.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS Database requirements and preparation 2 and configure MySQL as the database server for a BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. 2.businessobjects. Create or select a user account that provides BusinessObjects Enterprise with the appropriate privileges to your database server. you must create a new database on your database server before you installing BusinessObjects Enterprise. the installation program is used to configure the CMS database using your existing database engine. Verify that you can log on to your database and carry out administrative tasks using this account.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 31 .

you need to prepare it. Note: If you have a previous release of BusinessObjects Enterprise you cannot use your database from a previous release for BusinessObjects Enterprise XI Release 3. Create a new database instead. Record the name of the database.to be used by BusinessObjects Enterprise Specify that the new user account has required permissions to create. and delete tables and create procedures so that database can be modified as required. the user account. there are specific settings you need to select when the database 32 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Here is a summary of the steps to prepare your database: • • • Create a new database Create a new user account and password for the database . and the password when you run the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation setup program • During the installation setup. Ensure that your database server is set up to use Unicode character encoding (such as UTF-8). you will destroy any existing data. you can migrate your old content to the new current version's database. modify.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS Database requirements and preparation To integrate your existing database with BusinessObjects Enterprise. If you use a database from a previous release. This will cause new tables to be created in your existing database to store BusinessObjects Enterprise data. you can choose to reinitialize the existing database. Related Topics • • • • • DB2 database setup requirements on page 32 Oracle database setup requirements on page 33 Sybase database setup requirements on page 34 Microsoft SQL Server database setup requirements on page 35 MySQL database setup requirements on page 34 DB2 database setup requirements If you are using a DB2 database with your BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment. You must create a new database for this release.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . and after you have completed your installation. Consult your specific database server documentation if you are unsure of the procedure for creating a new database.

Once the database is created. you will need to prepare it for the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. you will have problems creating the CMS database. When you create the database you will use with BusinessObjects Enterprise: • Ensure the CMS database is not partitioned. Replace XX with the code that is appropriate to your code set and codepage for your location. other than the setting of UTF-8. you require a C compiler that is installed and configured to build SQL stored procedures. and for determining what version of the C compiler is supported on your platform. Related Topics • To prepare your database on page 36 Oracle database setup requirements For an Oracle database there are no specific parameters. Collating Sequence = “Identity” Codeset = “UTF-8” Territory = “XX” If your DB2 database does not have the correct collating sequence setting.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS Database requirements and preparation 2 is created. Consult your DB2 documentation for specifics. that are crucial for BusinessObjects Enterprise to work. the users and usergroup objects may not sort properly in the Central Management Console (CMC). If your DB2 CMS database is partitioned. It is not sufficient to modify these settings after the database has been created. Please consult the DB2 documentation for details on how to configure the C compiler for SQL stored procedures.1 do not have this requirement. You can use a partitioned DB2 database for the Audit database.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 33 . SQL stored procedures are used in BusinessObjects Enterprise when users are added to groups in the CMS. DB2 8. Note: The requirement above does not apply to the Audit database.1. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. • Create the database with the following specific settings. Note: If you are using DB2 8.2 through version 9.

Once the database is created. you will need to prepare it for the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Once the database is created. The page size is set up during the database creation and it cannot be changed after the database is set up. Note: The Sybase database default page size is 2KB which is too small for the CMS system database. If you select the option to install and configure MySQL that is supplied with your installation. the installation creates a MySQL database with the default settings for the CMS database and the Audit database. For the CMS to run optimally. Related Topics • To prepare your database on page 36 34 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Related Topics • To prepare your database on page 36 MySQL database setup requirements For an existing MySQL database there are no specific parameters that are crucial for BusinessObjects Enterprise to work.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS Database requirements and preparation Once the database is created. ensure the page size is set to 8 KB. when you create your database for the CMS. Related Topics • To prepare your database on page 36 Sybase database setup requirements If you are using Sybase. you will need to prepare it for the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. you will need to prepare it for the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . the page size must be 8KB. other than the setting of UTF-8.

you will need to prepare it for the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Once the database is created. setup the database client. and before you install BusinessObjects Enterprise. you will be asked for details about your database. The table below summarizes the information required for configuring your existing database during the installation setup. If you specify that you will you use an existing database.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Preparing your existing database server 2 Microsoft SQL Server database setup requirements For an Microsoft SQL Server database there are no specific parameters. Related Topics • To prepare your database on page 36 Preparing your existing database server After you have created your database. you will be asked whether you want to install MySQL or use an existing database. Database type Information required at install time • • • • Database: MySQL database name Server: MySQL server name Port: default port is 3306 Login credentials used to access database MySQL BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. During your installation.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 35 . you need to prepare the database server so the CMS can connect to it. other than the setting of UTF-8 that are crucial for BusinessObjects Enterprise to work.

2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Preparing your existing database server Database type Information required at install time • • Server: Sybase Server Name Login credentials used to access database Sybase Note: The Sybase server name is a combination of the host name and the port number which is set by your database administrator in the file sql.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . • • Server: DB2 database alias Login credentials used to access database Server: tnsnames connect identifier Login credentials used to access database ODBC DSN DB2 Oracle • • Microsoft SQL Server • To prepare your database 1.ini. If you are using an existing database ensure the following are set up before you begin your installation: Database type MySQL Sybase DB2 Oracle Microsoft SQL Server Ensure that the following has been configured MySQL server name Sybase server name DB2 alias tnsname name ODBC DSN 36 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

To deploy and run the CMC and InfoView applications. your web application server should have at least 1. For information on how to create a new database. you must have permissions to perform the necessary operations. If using Tomcat for example. Create a new.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 37 . Related Topics • • • • • DB2 database setup requirements on page 32 Oracle database setup requirements on page 33 Sybase database setup requirements on page 34 Microsoft SQL Server database setup requirements on page 35 MySQL database setup requirements on page 34 Before you deploy web applications Your web application server must be installed and working before you attempt to install BusinessObjects Enterprise. modify. Note: If you are not the owner of the database. It is recommended that you change the heapsize and maximum perm size settings of your JVM to -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=256m.2 GB of free disk space. Consult your web application server documentation for installation instructions. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Ensure that the new account has permission to create. empty database on your database server. delete tables and create procedures so that BusinessObjects Enterprise can modify the database as required. in addition to any other requirements specified by other software installed on the machine.Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Before you deploy web applications 2 2. consult your database server documentation or your database administrator. 3. Create a new user account and assign it a secure password. your modified settings would look like: JAVA_OPTS="$JAVA_OPTS -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=256m" Consult your JVM documentation for more information about changing your Java memory settings. 4.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . and <PORT> with the port number used for HTTP. ensure that the web application server is correctly installed and verify that the application server is running correctly by launching its administrative console at: • http://<WAS_HOSTNAME>:<PORT> Replace <WAS_HOSTNAME> with the host name or IP address of your web application server. 38 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.2 Preparing to Install BusinessObjects Enterprise Before you deploy web applications Before you begin the deployment process. Consult your web application server documentation for installation instructions.

Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise 3 .

have you created an auditing database? If you are using your own database server. have you created a user ID and password with access to your existing database (if you are integrating your existing database server software). have you created a database for the CMS? If you are using your own database server and plan to use auditing.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . or a slash? Have you sourced your database client so that all the required environment variables are set up properly? • • • • • • • • • • • 40 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.3 Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Installation checklist Installation checklist Prior to installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. have you ensured your machine name does not include any of the following characters: an underscore. have you made sure you can log onto the database with your logon ID and password? Have you decided what web application server to use? If you plan to use your existing database.0. • • Have you ensured that all machines running BusinessObjects Enterprise components can communicate properly? Have you tested the database connection between the machine hosting your CMS database and the machine on which the Central Management Server will be installed? Have you decided which database to use with BusinessObjects Enterprise? If you are using your own database server. a period. so that the installation can access your database to configure the CMS database? If you are using your own database server. have you ensured that your existing web application server has the required JDK installed? If using an existing web application server. please review the checklist below. has the database client software been properly configured? If you are not going to install Tomcat. has the server already been installed and configured? If you are installing on VMWare.

all the components associated with your product key are installed on the local machine. and sample reports are published to the system.0 installation on Windows.Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation 3 • If you are using DB2 or Sybase.) Beginning your installation The following instructions lead you through the initial steps of setting up your BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You must accept the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To accept the license agreement Use the "License Agreement" screen to review and accept the license agreement for BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Default user and group accounts are created.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 41 .0. In this stage you will do the following: • • • • • • Choose the language for the installation setup Agree to the license terms Enter the product key codes Select where to install BusinessObjects Enterprise Select which language packs to install Select an installation type When you perform the following installation setup. have you verified that your database was created with the correct settings? (Some settings can't be modified after the database has been created.

42 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next.3 Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation agreement to continue with the installation setup.0 product. Review the License Agreement. The "User Information" screen is displayed. Entering user information and a product keycode Use the "User Information" screen to enter user information and provide a keycode for your BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

Select the Language Packs you want to install.Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation 3 1. To install Language Packs You can choose to install specific or all available language packs when running the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation setup.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 43 . 2. Provide your user credentials in the Full Name and Organization fields. 1. This information personalizes your installation and is recorded in the registry. Enter a valid code in the Product Keycode field and click Next. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. The language packs currently available for installation include: • French • Japanese • German • Spanish • Italian BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

2. You can also add language packs after installing BusinessObjects Enterprise.3 Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation • • • • • • Chinese Simplified Chinese Traditional Korean Dutch Swedish Portuguese (Brazil) Note: English is a required language and cannot be deselected. 44 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Related Topics • Installing language packs on Windows systems on page 127 To select an installation type The "Install Type" screen is used to select an installation method and to specify an installation directory. The "Install Type" screen is displayed. Click Next.

Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation 3 1. 2. the Destination Folder field is disabled and path to the existing BusinessObjects folder is displayed. Specify where to install the BusinessObjects Enterprise components in the Destination Folder field. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. If you have BusinessObjects products installed on your machine.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 45 . Select one of the following installation type options: • New This option installs all the required BusinessObjects Enterprise server and client components. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. • Web Tier This option only installs the Web application server components. • Custom or Expand Install This option enables experienced users to pick and choose which BusinessObjects Enterprise client and server components to install. 3.

either the "Server Components Configuration" or "Select Features" screen is displayed. Related Topics • • • • • Installing on a non-system drive on page 20 Distributed deployment on page 29 Performing a Web Tier installation on page 90 Performing a Custom or Expand installation on page 64 To perform a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation on page 48 46 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .3 Beginning the Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Beginning your installation Depending on your installation type selection.

New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise 4 .

Providing information on the system administrator for the new installation. 48 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Related Topics • • To perform a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation on page 48 Beginning your installation on page 41 To perform a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation The "Install Type" screen is displayed once you complete the initial set up of the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. 3. Providing information on the Server Intelligence Agent (SIA). Configuring up the system database. 4.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation Performing a new installation Performing a new installation is the simplest way to deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise because all the required and optional components are by default installed on one machine. Configuring the Java application server. 1. You can choose to either install and configure MySQL or configure your existing database.0 requires the following inputs. You can choose to either install and configure Tomcat or configure your existing Java application server. 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The setup of a new installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Select one of the following options: • Install MySQL Database Server if you do not have a system database server. Related Topics • • To select an installation type on page 44 Beginning your installation on page 41 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Select the Enable servers upon installation box if you want to automatically launch the BusinessObjects Enterprise once the installation process is finished. 4.New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 1. 2. • Use an existing database server if you want to user your current database server. 5. Choose New in the "Install Type" screen.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 49 . Specify where to install the BusinessObjects Enterprise components in the Destination Folder field. you will configure the database server in subsequent screens. The Server Components Configuration screen is displayed. Depending on your selection. 3.

The default CMS port number is 6400. Specify a port number in the CMS port field. The CMS will communicate with other BusinessObjects Enterprise servers through the specified port.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation To enter information on your new CMS The "Server Components Configuration" screen is used to specify the port number and an administrator password for the new Central Management Server (CMS). 1. Specify a password for the CMS administrator account in the Password and Confirm password fields.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next to continue with the installation setup. 2. Tip: You can opt to skip this step . 50 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 3. The Central Management Server's (CMS) role is to communicate with the other Enterprise servers and services and manage the system and audit databases.select the Configure the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator password at a later time box.

Specify a port number for the SIA in the Port field. This port will be used by the SIA to communicate with the Central Management Server (CMS). To specify Server Intelligence Agent information The Server Intelligence Agent (SIA) is automatically created during installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1. For more information on Server Intelligence and the Server Intelligence Agent. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Note: If the port you specified in step 1 is unavailable.0. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is used to name and designate a port address for the SIA for the current installation. 3. Provide a name to identify the SIA node in the Node Name field.New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. refer to the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 51 . 2. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you will be requested to specify another port number.

The default port number is 3306. Specify the port number for the MySQL database server in the MySQL Port Number field. 1. the port number will be validated before you can proceed to configure the CMS database for your installation. 52 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Related Topics • • To configure your MySQL database server on page 75 To configure an existing database server on page 76 CMS database configuration To configure your MySQL database server The "MySQL Database Server Configuration" screen appears if you chose to install MySQL as part of the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Use this number unless this port is unavailable. A warning will display if the port you specified is not available.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation Once the SIA information is entered.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

3. Provide all the required information for the database in the fields provided in the CMS Database pane. Depending on your database server selection. The table below summarizes all the information required for each database type: Database type Information required at install time • MySQL • • • Database: MySQL database name Server: MySQL server name Port: default port is 3306 Login credentials used to access database BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Specify and confirm a password for the MySQL BusinessObjects user account in the MySQL BusinessObjects User Account pane and click Next. Select the Enable remote root access box to activate remote root access to the database server. Use this screen to configure the database server.New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 2. Specify and confirm a password for the MySQL root user account in the MySQL root User Account pane.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 53 . Select a database type from the Select existing CMS database drop-down list in the CMS Database pane. 4. The "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. 2. 1. Related Topics • • To perform a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation on page 48 To select a web application server configuration option on page 93 To configure an existing database server The "CMS Database Information" screen appears if you chose to use an existing database server as your CMS for the new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. corresponding input fields are displayed in the CMS Database pane.

54 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. • • Server: DB2 database alias Login credentials used to access database Server: tnsnames connect identifier Login credentials used to access database ODBC DSN DB2 • Oracle • Microsoft SQL Server • a. click the Browse button in the CMS Database pane.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation Database type Information required at install time • • Server: Sybase Server Name Login credentials used to access database Sybase Note: The Sybase server name is a combination of the host name and the port number which is set by your database administrator in the file sql.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .ini. To provide an ODBC DSN for a Microsoft SQL Server.

6. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is closed and an ODBC DSN entry is displayed in the CMS Database pane. Provide all the required information for the database in the fields provided in the Auditing Database pane. If you do not want to specify an auditing database for your new installation skip to step 6. 3. The input fields under the Auditing Database box are activated. corresponding input fields are displayed in the Auditing Database pane.New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. Select the Reset existing database box to delete all current tables and entries in the existing database. Use the "SQL Server Logon" screen to select a data source. Select the Auditing Database box to specify an auditing database for your new installation.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 55 . and to provide user credentials. 4. b. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 5. c. Select a database type from the Select existing Auditing database drop-down list in the Auditing Database pane. database. Click OK to submit your settings. Depending on your database server selection.

This screen only displays if a connection is established with the database configuration you provided. 56 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. the Central Management Console or your custom applications. or to work with your existing web application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Related Topics • To select a web application server configuration option on page 93 To select a web application server configuration option As part of the installation setup.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 7. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. you need to provide information on the web application server that will work with your BusinessObjects applications such as InfoView. To configure your web application server for BusinessObjects Enterprise you will need account information along with port information. Use the "Select Web Application Server" screen to either install Tomcat as your application server.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 57 .New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 1.04. To use your current Web application server you can: • Specify your server from the drop-down list provided. Depending on your selection. Select one of the following options: • Use a pre-installed Web Application Server • Install Tomcat application server 2. • Choose to manually configure your server at a later time 3. To configure your Tomcat application server The "Configure Tomcat" screen displays during installation setup if you choose to install Tomcat as the Web application server for your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. you can now proceed to either configure your web application server. Note: Select Other if your existing web application server is SAP Application Server 7. Use this screen to configure Tomcat and the Java SDK. If you select this option you will have to manually deploy the web applications. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You will need to provide access information for this server in a subsequent screen.0 or JBoss 4. Tip: You can configure the server during the current installation setup. or start the installation process. Click Next.

1. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. 58 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. a warning message is displayed. Accept the default values or specify new port numbers for Connection port.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 1. Note: If the port numbers you specified are in use. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. Shutdown port. To continue you will have to specify unused and valid port numbers. and Redirect port. To configure your existing Web application server The "Configure Web Application Server" screen displays during installation setup after you specify an existing server in the "Select Web Application Server" screen.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Specify the required configuration information for your existing web application server. you must provide specific configuration information about your existing web application server. To properly install web components on your web application server. 2.

Web application server Information required for installation setup Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “localhost”).0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 59 .mandatory for Weblogic. Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root.5 • • • WebLogic 10 • • • • • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.mandatory for Weblogic. Apache Tomcat 5. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server .mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”).New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 The table below summarizes the information required for each supported web application server. Port: Administration port of the application server . Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\wdeploy\appserver\Tom cat5520). Service Name: Name of the Windows service if the application server will be installed as a windows service (for example “Tomcat5”). Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\weblogic10\us er_projects\domains\base_domain). Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”).

Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”). Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . Username: User name with administration rights to the WebSphere application server.mandatory for Weblogic. Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer). Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root. 60 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ server1”). Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\user_projects\do mains\base_domain). Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected you do not need to specify a username or a password. • • WebSphere 6. • • • • • Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server.mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”). Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server .1 • • Port: The SOAP Connector Port of the application server (for example “8880”). Admin is Secure: Select this option to enable security requiring administrative access credentials to the application. Virtual Host: The virtual host to which the application must be bound.4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation Web application server WebLogic 9 Information required for installation setup • • • Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Weblogic.

This should be the Request port of the <notifi-cation-server> element in the opmn. Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server . 2. Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ myserver.com”).1. • Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\product\10.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 61 . • • • • • . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3 (for example “6003”) . you will still have to specify the username and password to access the server.xml file. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Remember your credentials for the web application server as they may be required to install BusinessObjects add-ons such as ProcessTracker or additional language packs.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3.3\Ora cleAS_1). Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected. Group Id: Name of the server group to which the target application belongs (for example "Default_group").New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation 4 Web application server Oracle Application Server 10g R3 Information required for installation setup • Port: Administration port of the application server .domain. Admin is Secure: Select this option only if you want Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) as part of the deployment. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server .

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .ini file can then be used in silent and scripted installations.exe program from the command line. Related Topics • Silent installation on page 28 62 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.ini file written with all the installation parameter information. Note: If you are running the setup. • Click the Next button to start the installation process. and have the -w [filename] parameter switch enabled. this is the point at which you can Cancel the installation process to have the . This .4 New Installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise Performing a new installation To start the installation The" Start Installation" screen is the final screen in the installation setup.

Custom or Expand Installations 5 .

• Specify that the selected feature and its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive. The tree contains the following top-level features: • • • • • • • Client Components Web Tier Components Server Components Database Access Export Support Samples Help Files The following sections outline the features available for a Custom or Expand installation. To select or deselect features Use the "Select Features" screen to select and deselect BusinessObjects components when running a Custom and Expand installation. • Specify that a selected feature and its subfeatures will not be installed. otherwise you may inadvertently fail to install a required component. It is recommended that you run this type of installation only when you are familiar with specific BusinessObjects Enterprise components and their roles.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click the icon for a feature you want to select or deselect. 64 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. All the available features are listed in the feature tree under the BusinessObjects Enterprises node. or install only a limited set of components. 1. You can select or deselect features for your installation through a feature tree. Each feature and subfeature has a corresponding icon. You may want to perform a Custom or Expand installation when you want to exclude some components.5 Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation Performing a Custom or Expand installation The Custom or Expand installation type allows you to install specific features and check the amount of disk space required by each feature. You can do any of the following: • Specify that the selected feature will be installed on the local hard drive.

2. Click Next. Click Disk Cost to calculate if sufficient disk space is available for your selected features. BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Components The following BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. A separate screen is displayed indicating storage space available on the local machine and mapped network drives. Click OK to close to return to the "Select Features" screen.0 client components are available for installation: Component Desktop Intelligence Short description An integrated query. The feature and all its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive you specified earlier . The feature or subfeature is either unavailable or will not be installed. reporting and analysis solution for business professionals that allows you to access data in your corporate databases directly from your desktop and present and analyze this information in a Desktop Intelligence document. Provides business users an easy to use interactive and flexible user interface for building and analyzing reports on corporate data over the web. on secured intranets and extranets.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 65 .Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation 5 Icon associated Meaning with feature The feature and only the subfeatures you select will be installed on the local hard drive you specified in the Setup program. a. b. Drives that do not have enough disk space for the currently selected features are highlighted. Click Reset to revert to the original configuration of the feature list. Web Intelligence Rich Client BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Contains the following subfeatures: Business View Manager Report Conversion Tool Import Wizard Publishing Wizard Query as a Web Service Universe Designer Developer Components BusinessObjects Enterprise Java SDK: allows you to build web applications that interface directly with your BusinessObjects Enterprise system. Enables users to add reports to BusinessObjects Enterprise Allows you create custom web services for specific queries using Business Objects Web Services. dictionaries. The level of conversion depends on the features in the original report.5 Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation Component Data Source Migration Wizard Short description Allows you to migrate reports that are based on Crystal queries. Converts Desktop Intelligence XI R2 reports to Web Intelligence XI R2 format and publishes the converted reports to the CMS. 66 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Business Elements. BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Services SDK: implementation of web services that can be deployed with BusinessObjects Enterprise.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . and InfoViews to a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment. Enables you to design relational views of information that provides a wide range of capabilities for creating and modifying Data Connections. Dynamic Data Connections. Allows you to import and export content from previous and current versions of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Data Foundations. and Business Views. Allows you to create universes for Web Intelligence and Desktop Intelligence users.

BusinessObjects Enter.A component of Business Objects Enterprise built for prise Web Services developers.0 Server Components can be installed by running a Custom or Expand installation. please consult the “BusinessObjects BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. This web service implementation provides an API/WSDL which simplifies the process of developing applications. you can choose to install Apache Tomcat 5. the Web Services consumer API is provided for both Java and . Tomcat If you do not have an existing web application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 67 .Includes all components used to run BusinessObjects ponents XI 3.5.0: Component Short description BI Platform Web Com. It supports Universe Designer universes and Web Intelligence documents.Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation 5 Component Translation Manager Short description An application that defines the multilingual document and performs translation of documents and prompts. For further explanation of what these servers do. and Voyager. Performance Management. To further ease implementation.0 applications including Central Management Console. BusinessObjects Server Components The following BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Infoview. BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Tier Components The following Web Tier components are available when installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.NET with a full set of documentation and samples. It is composed of an implementation of web services that can be deployed with BusinessObjects Enterprise.

• Central Configuration Manager This is the application that can be used to start and stop services such as Apache Tomcat supplied with the installation as well as the Server Intelligence Agent. enable and force termination of the Enterprise servers. When you select the Manage Servers icon on the toolbar you may also start. and to update objects after a migration. This tool is also used after installation to change which data source is used for either the CMS or the auditing database.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . stop. • Mapping Support Installs the necessary components for building interactive geographic maps in Crystal Reports. restart. disable.5 Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation Enterprise Architecture” chapter of the BusinessObjects Enterprise 3.0 Administrator's Guide. • Enterprise Servers • Central Management Server • MySQL Database Server • Auditor • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Event Server Input File Repository Server Output File Repository Server Crystal Reports Cache Server Crystal Reports Processing Server Publication Job Server Web Intelligence Processing Server Desktop Intelligence Servers Adaptive Processing Server Crystal Reports Job Server Program Job Server Destination Job Server List of Values Job Server Desktop Intelligence Job Server Adaptive Job Server Report Application Server Multi Dimensional Analysis Services Server Performance Management Servers 68 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 69 . • • • • • • • • • • Character Separated Format (CSV) Disk File Destination Rich Text Format (RTF) Word for Windows Format Acrobat PDF Format Text Format Excel Format Crystal Reports Format XML Format Legacy XML Format BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Custom or Expand Installations Performing a Custom or Expand installation 5 Database Access The Database access feature installs the necessary drivers and files to provide access to the following data sources: • • • • • • • • Data Federator HP Neoview MySQL Generic ODBC Salesforce.com Driver Netezza Microsoft IBM • IBM DB2 • Informix (includes Redbrick) Progress OpenEdge Oracle Sybase NCR Teradata • • • • Export Support The Export Support feature provides drivers and files to enable export to a variety of industry standard file formats.

These reports are found in the Report Samples folder.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next.businessobjects. Help Files Select the Help files feature to install the HTML help for the products you are installing including as well as the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide and the BusinessObjects Enterprise InfoView User's Guide. Samples in other languages can be downloaded from http://support. These guides can be accessed after installation from Start > BusinessObjects XI 3. 1. 2.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > Documentation. Specify where to install the BusinessObjects Enterprise components in the Destination Folder field. a BIAR file that includes Web Intelligence reports as well as the Universe for those sample reports. Included are sample reports for Crystal Reports. if you install the Publishing Wizard or the Import Wizard you will get the appropriate .com/. For example. Note: The specific help related to an individual component is bundled with the component.chm help. Note: Only English samples will be installed. Choose Custom or Expand in the "Install Type" screen. To perform a custom or expand installation The "Install Type" screen is displayed once you complete the initial set up of the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. 3.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation Samples Select the Samples feature to include sample reports in your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Related Topics • To select an installation type on page 44 70 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Click Yes. To only install the Server Components Use the procedure below to only install the BusinessObjects Enterprise Server Components. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 • • • To select or deselect features on page 64 To only install the Server Components on page 71 Beginning your installation on page 41 To only install the Client Components Use the procedure below when running a Custom or Expand installation to only install the BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Components. Left-click on the icon beside BusinessObjects Enterprise in the "Select Features" screen. The installation setup program displays the following error message: You are installing one or more features without any Database Access drivers. Select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. . 5. When the installation is complete. Click Next to start the installation. the servers are started as services on the local machine. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components in the "Select Features" screen and select Entire feature will be unavailable. the server components are installed. 4. Do you wish to continue? 6. Left-click on the Client Components icon. 2. 1. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. and the sample reports are published to the system. The Client Components icon will display as . 1. Select Entire feature will be unavailable. installed features may not function properly.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 71 . When you perform this installation. the default user and group accounts are created. 7. Without these. All the icons under BusinessObjects Enterprise will change to 3.

Specify a port number for your new CMS installation. 2. Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 1. Left-click on the icon beside MySQL and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. If you chose to install MySQL you need specify information on your new CMS. Select If no. If you chose not to install MySQL you need to specify whether or not this is your first CMS cluster. enter the information for the new CMS. c. 4.if this server installation is not the first CMS in your deployment. Expand Server Components if you do not want to install MySQL as your database server Note: Do not install MySQL if you want to use an existing database server. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. you need to provide information in the "CMS Clustering" screen. 3. 72 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. If you want to install MySQL skip to step 4. Expand Central Management Server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If this installation is the first CMS in your deployment. Related Topics • To specify CMS clustering information on page 72 To specify CMS clustering information If you chose not to install MySQL.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation The Client Components icon changes to 2. b. • Select the Configure the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator password at a later time box. a. a. You can now do one of the following. and are installing server components through a Custom or Expand installation. select Yes. Left-click on the icon beside Auditor and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. Do not install MySQL if you want to add server components to an existing CMS cluster.. • In the fields provided enter information on the CMS port and the password used by the CMS administrator.

The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. Provide the CMS hostname. the installation setup program will test connectivity to your existing CMS cluster based on the information you provided. and password for the cluster to which you want to add the CMS of your installation. Click Next to continue with the installation setup.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 73 . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 b. Related Topics • To specify Server Intelligence Agent information on page 74 To enter information on your new CMS The "Server Components Configuration" screen is used to specify the port number and an administrator password for the new Central Management Server (CMS). Specify a port number in the CMS port field. The Central Management Server's (CMS) role is to communicate with the other Enterprise servers and services and manage the system and audit databases. 1. 3. Before proceeding to the next screen. port number.

The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. 2. 74 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 3. The CMS will communicate with other BusinessObjects Enterprise servers through the specified port. you will be requested to specify another port number. To specify Server Intelligence Agent information The Server Intelligence Agent (SIA) is automatically created during installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Note: If the port you specified in step 1 is unavailable. Click Next to continue with the installation setup.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . refer to the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide. Tip: You can opt to skip this step .select the Configure the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator password at a later time box. Specify a password for the CMS administrator account in the Password and Confirm password fields.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation The default CMS port number is 6400. For more information on Server Intelligence and the Server Intelligence Agent. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is used to name and designate a port address for the SIA for the current installation.0.

BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Specify a port number for the SIA in the Port field. This port will be used by the SIA to communicate with the Central Management Server (CMS). Related Topics • • To configure your MySQL database server on page 75 To configure an existing database server on page 76 To configure your MySQL database server The "MySQL Database Server Configuration" screen appears if you chose to install MySQL as the database server for your Custom or Expand installation. Once the SIA information is entered. 3. Provide a name to identify the SIA node in the Node Name field. A warning will display if the port you specified is not available. 2. the port number will be validated before you can proceed to configure the CMS database for your installation.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 75 .Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 1. Click Next to continue with the installation setup.

76 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To configure an existing database server The "CMS Database Information" screen appears if you chose to use an existing database server as your CMS for your Custom or Expand installation. 4. Click Next to continue the installation setup. The default port number is 3306. Specify and confirm a password for the MySQL BusinessObjects user account in the MySQL BusinessObjects User Account pane. 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Specify and confirm a password for the MySQL root user account in the MySQL root User Account pane. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. 2. Select the Enable remote root access box to activate remote root access to the database server. Use this number unless this port is unavailable.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 1. 5. Specify the port number for the MySQL database server in the MySQL Port Number field.

2. Database type SQL Server Sybase DB2 Oracle Microsoft SQL Server Information required for installation setup Data Source Name Sybase Server Name DB2 database alias tnsnames connect identifier ODBC DSN a. Provide all the required information for the database in the fields provided in "CMS Database". To provide an ODBC DSN for a Microsoft SQL Server. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. click the Browse button in "CMS Database". The table below summarizes all the information required for each database type. Select a database type from the Select existing CMS database drop-down list in "CMS Database". The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. corresponding input fields are displayed in "CMS Database".Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 77 . Depending on your database server selection.

Use the "SQL Server Logon" screen to select a data source. The input fields under the Auditing Database box are activated. corresponding input fields are displayed in "Auditing Database". 3. Select the Auditing Database box to specify an auditing database for your new installation. and to provide user credentials. database.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If you do not want to specify an auditing database for your new installation skip to step 6.Consume DSN created under WOW64 is displayed. Provide all the required information for the database in the fields provided in "Auditing Database". 5. 78 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. b. c. Select a database type from the Select existing Auditing database drop-down list in "Auditing Database" Depending on your database server selection. Click OK to submit your settings. 4. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is closed and an ODBC DSN entry is displayed in"CMS Database".5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation Note: If you are running the installation on a Windows 64-bit machine an additional check box .

The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. This screen only displays if a connection is established with the database configuration you provided.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 79 . To start the installation The" Start Installation" screen is the final screen in the installation setup. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 7. Select the Reset existing database box to delete all current tables and entries in the existing database. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Database type SQL Server Sybase DB2 Oracle Microsoft SQL Server Information required for installation setup Data Source Name Sybase Server Name DB2 database alias tnsnames connect identifier ODBC DSN 6.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 The table below summarizes all the information required for each database type.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Left-click on the icon beside BusinessObjects Enterprise in the "Select Features" screen. This .exe program from the command line. Select Entire feature will be unavailable. 2.ini file can then be used in silent and scripted installations.ini file written with all the installation parameter information. Related Topics • Silent installation on page 28 To only install the Web Tier Components Use the procedure below when running a Custom or Expand installation type to only install the BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Tier Components. this is the point at which you can Cancel the installation process to have the . 1.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation • Click the Next button to start the installation process. and have the -w [filename] parameter switch enabled. 80 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Note: If you are running the setup. All the icons under BusinessObjects Enterprise will change to .

Click Next to continue. 2. The Web Tier Components icon will display as . Left-click on the icon beside Tomcat. Use the "CMS Clustering" screen to provide information on CMS to which you want to cluster your web tier components. b. Use the "Select Web Application Server" screen to either install Tomcat as your application server. Left-click on the Web Tier Components icon. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. or to work with your existing web application server. a.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 3. To specify CMS cluster information When you only install Web Tier components as part of a custom or expand installation. The installation setup program will attempt to communicate with your existing CMS cluster using the information you provided. To select a web application server configuration option As part of the installation setup. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. Select Entire Feature will be unavailable. 4. the Central Management Console or your custom applications. If you want to install Apache Tomcat as your web application server skip to step 6. 6. You now need to configure your web application server. 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 81 . Enter information on your existing CMS in the fields provided. Expand Web Tier components if you want to use your existing web application server. 5. you need to specify an existing CMS. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. • Existing CMS Hostname • Existing CMS Port • CMS Administrator Password Note: The CMS Hostname defaults to your local computer name. you need to provide information on the web application server that will work with your BusinessObjects applications such as InfoView. Select Will be installed on local hard drive.

To use your current Web application server you can: • Specify your server from the drop-down list provided. Click Next. you can now proceed to either configure your web application server. You will need to provide access information for this server in a subsequent screen.0 or JBoss 4. 1. Note: Select Other if your existing web application server is SAP Application Server 7. Depending on your selection. • Choose to manually configure your server at a later time 3. If you select this option you will have to manually deploy the web applications.5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation To configure your web application server for BusinessObjects Enterprise you will need account information along with port information. 82 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . or start the installation process. Select one of the following options: • Use a pre-installed Web Application Server • Install Tomcat application server 2.04. Tip: You can configure the server during the current installation setup.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 83 . Accept the default values or specify new port numbers for Connection port. To configure your existing Web application server The "Configure Web Application Server" screen displays during installation setup after you specify an existing server in the "Select Web Application Server" screen. you must provide specific configuration information about your existing web application server.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 To configure your Tomcat application server The "Configure Tomcat" screen displays during installation setup if you choose to install Tomcat as the Web application server for your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. To properly install web components on your web application server. To continue you will have to specify unused and valid port numbers. a warning message is displayed. 1. and Redirect port. Note: If the port numbers you specified are in use. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. 2. Shutdown port. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Use this screen to configure Tomcat and the Java SDK.

5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root. Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”). Apache Tomcat 5. Web application server Information required for installation setup Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “localhost”). Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . The table below summarizes the information required for each supported web application server. Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Weblogic. Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\wdeploy\appserver\Tom cat5520).5 • • • WebLogic 10 • • • • • 84 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”). Specify the required configuration information for your existing web application server. Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\weblogic10\us er_projects\domains\base_domain). Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server .mandatory for Weblogic. Service Name: Name of the Windows service if the application server will be installed as a windows service (for example “Tomcat5”).

1 • • Port: The SOAP Connector Port of the application server (for example “8880”). Username: User name with administration rights to the WebSphere application server. • • • • • Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server. • • WebSphere 6. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . Admin is Secure: Select this option to enable security requiring administrative access credentials to the application. Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”). Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer).mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”). Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\user_projects\do mains\base_domain).0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 85 . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ server1”). Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected you do not need to specify a username or a password. Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server . Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 Web application server WebLogic 9 Information required for installation setup • • • Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Weblogic. Virtual Host: The virtual host to which the application must be bound.mandatory for Weblogic.

Group Id: Name of the server group to which the target application belongs (for example "Default_group"). • • • • • .1. Admin is Secure: Select this option only if you want Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) as part of the deployment. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. 2. • Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\product\10.domain.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The "Start Installation" screen is displayed.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3 (for example “6003”) . Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ myserver.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3.This should be the Request port of the <notifi-cation-server> element in the opmn.xml file. Remember your credentials for the web application server as they may be required to install BusinessObjects add-ons such as ProcessTracker or additional language packs. 86 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3.com”). Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected. Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server .5 Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation Web application server Oracle Application Server 10g R3 Information required for installation setup • Port: Administration port of the application server .3\Ora cleAS_1). you will still have to specify the username and password to access the server.

exe program from the command line.ini file can then be used in silent and scripted installations.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 87 . This . this is the point at which you can Cancel the installation process to have the . and have the -w [filename] parameter switch enabled.ini file written with all the installation parameter information. Note: If you are running the setup.Custom or Expand Installations To perform a custom or expand installation 5 To start the installation The" Start Installation" screen is the final screen in the installation setup. Related Topics • Silent installation on page 28 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. • Click the Next button to start the installation process.

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Web Applications Installation 6 .

BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Tier Components The following Web Tier components are available when installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The Java SDK 1. 90 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The web application server processes scripts. Performance Management.NET with a full set of documentation and samples. To further ease implementation.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Infoview.5 is installed by default with a web tier installation. you can choose to install Apache Tomcat 5. the Web Services consumer API is provided for both Java and . It is best practice to install the server and client components to verify connectivity.A component of Business Objects Enterprise built for prise Web Services developers.0 setup program. You will need user account and port information to configure your web application server through the BusinessObjects Enterprise 3.5. translates cached files to DHTML.6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation Performing a Web Tier installation The web tier installation type installs the appropriate web tier components on the machine running your web application server.0: Component Short description BI Platform Web Com. you will not be able to verify the connectivity for the web applications. It is composed of an implementation of web services that can be deployed with BusinessObjects Enterprise. and Voyager. This web service implementation provides an API/WSDL which simplifies the process of developing applications.Includes all components used to run BusinessObjects ponents XI 3. Tomcat If you do not have an existing web application server. communicates with report and cache servers. BusinessObjects Enter. facilitates OLAP view requests and manages session state information for users. Tip: If you have not yet installed the server components in your deployment.0 applications including Central Management Console.

2.Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation 6 To perform a Web Tier installation The "Install Type" screen is displayed once you complete the initial set up of the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Specify where to install the BusinessObjects Enterprise components in the Destination Folder field. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1. 3. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. 1. Icon associated Meaning with feature The feature and only the subfeatures you select will be installed on the local hard drive you specified in the Setup program.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 91 . Related Topics • • To select an installation type on page 44 Beginning your installation on page 41 To select and deselect web tier components Use the "Select Features" screen to select and deselect web tier components when running a Web Tier installation. You can do any of the following: • Specify that the selected feature will be installed on the local hard drive. • Specify that the selected feature and its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive. Choose Web Tier in the "Install Type" screen. • Specify that a selected feature and its subfeatures will not be installed. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. Click the icon for a feature you want to select or deselect. All the available web tier components are listed in the feature tree under the BusinessObjects Enterprises node. Each feature and subfeature has a corresponding icon.

b. A separate screen is displayed indicating storage space available on the local machine and mapped network drives. Use the "CMS Clustering" screen to provide information on the CMS that will manage the web tier components you are installing. Click OK to close to return to the "Select Features" page. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. The feature or subfeature is either unavailable or will not be installed. Click Reset to revert to the original configuration of the feature list. 92 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Drives that do not have enough disk space for the currently selected features are highlighted. To specify an existing CMS for web tier components The web tier components need to be associated with an existing Central Management Server. a.6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation Icon associated Meaning with feature The feature and all its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive you specified earlier . 2. Click Disk Cost to calculate if sufficient disk space is available for your selected features.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 93 . the "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. The default port number used by the CMS is 6400. you need to provide information on the web application server that will work with your BusinessObjects applications such as InfoView. Specify the password used by CMS Administrator in the CMS Administrator Password field. Use the "Select Web Application Server" screen to either install Tomcat as your application server. To select a web application server configuration option As part of the installation setup. 2. The information on the CMS is verified. 4. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Once the verification is complete. Specify the port number used to communicate with the CMS in the Existing CMS Port field.Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation 6 1. the Central Management Console or your custom applications. Specify the host name for the CMS in the Existing CMS Hostname field. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. 3. or to work with your existing web application server.

• Choose to manually configure your server at a later time 3. you can now proceed to either configure your web application server. or start the installation process. Tip: You can configure the server during the current installation setup. 1. Note: Select Other if your existing web application server is SAP Application Server 7. You will need to provide access information for this server in a subsequent screen. 94 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 or JBoss 4.04. If you select this option you will have to manually deploy the web applications. Depending on your selection.6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation To configure your web application server for BusinessObjects Enterprise you will need account information along with port information. Select one of the following options: • Use a pre-installed Web Application Server • Install Tomcat application server 2. To use your current Web application server you can: • Specify your server from the drop-down list provided.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next.

The "Start Installation" screen is displayed.Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation 6 To configure your Tomcat application server The "Configure Tomcat" screen displays during installation setup if you choose to install Tomcat as the Web application server for your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Use this screen to configure Tomcat and the Java SDK. 2. and Redirect port.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 95 . Shutdown port. a warning message is displayed. Click Next to continue with the installation setup. Accept the default values or specify new port numbers for Connection port. 1. To continue you will have to specify unused and valid port numbers. Note: If the port numbers you specified are in use.

Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\wdeploy\appserver\Tom cat5520). Specify the required configuration information for your existing web application server.6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation To configure your existing Web application server The "Configure Web Application Server" screen displays during installation setup after you specify an existing server in the "Select Web Application Server" screen. Service Name: Name of the Windows service if the application server will be installed as a windows service (for example “Tomcat5”). The table below summarizes the information required for each supported web application server. you must provide specific configuration information about your existing web application server. Apache Tomcat 5. 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .5 • • • 96 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To properly install web components on your web application server. Web application server Information required for installation setup Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “localhost”).

Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\weblogic10\us er_projects\domains\base_domain). Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server .mandatory for Weblogic.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 97 .Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation 6 Web application server WebLogic 10 Information required for installation setup • • • Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”). • • WebLogic 9 • • • • • Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Weblogic. Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server . Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\bea\user_projects\do mains\base_domain).mandatory for Weblogic (for example “7001”). BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root. Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”).mandatory for Weblogic. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ mserver1”).mandatory for Weblogic. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server . Note: For WebLogic the directory is the domain root.

6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation Web application server WebSphere 6. Virtual Host: The virtual host to which the application must be bound. • 98 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer).1 Information required for installation setup • • Port: The SOAP Connector Port of the application server (for example “8880”).0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ server1”). Admin is Secure: Select this option to enable security requiring administrative access credentials to the application. Username: User name with administration rights to the WebSphere application server. Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected you do not need to specify a username or a password. • • • • Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server.

xml file. Group Id: Name of the server group to which the target application belongs (for example "Default_group"). BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 99 .1. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. Admin is Secure: Select this option only if you want Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) as part of the deployment. Note: If Admin is Secure is not selected.domain. Password: Password for account with administration rights to the application server . you will still have to specify the username and password to access the server. Remember your credentials for the web application server as they may be required to install BusinessObjects add-ons such as ProcessTracker or additional language packs. • Application Server Installation Directory: The directory where the web application server is installed (for example C:\product\10. • • • • • .Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation 6 Web application server Oracle Application Server 10g R3 Information required for installation setup • Port: Administration port of the application server .mandatory for Oracle 10g R3. 2. Username: User name with administration rights to the application server .mandatory for Oracle 10g R3 (for example “6003”) .This should be the Request port of the <notifi-cation-server> element in the opmn. Click Next to continue with the installation setup.com”).3\Ora cleAS_1). Server Instance: Name of the current web application server instance (for example “ myserver.mandatory for Oracle 10g R3.

exe program from the command line. • Click the Next button to start the installation process.6 Web Applications Installation Performing a Web Tier installation To start the installation The" Start Installation" screen is the final screen in the installation setup. Related Topics • Silent installation on page 28 100 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Note: If you are running the setup. and have the -w [filename] parameter switch enabled. this is the point at which you can Cancel the installation process to have the .ini file can then be used in silent and scripted installations. This .ini file written with all the installation parameter information.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

Silent Installation 7 .

Silent installations include a series of parameters including installation settings and directory paths to system resources. Note: BusinessObjects Enterprise does not support silent installations when the install contents are on multiple CDs. If your install is on multiple CDs. Related Topics • • Specific ini file parameters for setup. You can also integrate the scripts and commands into your own installation scripts. You can also specify settings that control the level of prompts during an installation.exe on page 103 Silent and scripted installation parameters on page 107 102 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The same parameters are used for both methods. so that you avoid having to pass a large number of parameter settings directly through the command line.referred to as a scripted installation in this guide Silent installation specifying parameters directly on the command line Both methods can be used to automate installations across multiple machines. Note: If you pass a parameter directly in the command line. you must first copy the contents from all the CDs to a central location. The silent installation allows you to specify parameters for running setup. and then run the silent install from the location that contains the content from all the CDs. It is recommended that you use the scripted installation method to run custom installations. These installation methods are particularly useful when you need to quickly perform multiple installations.ini file.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The scripted installation method requires that you to specify an .exe.ini file. such as the local hard-drive. the setting will override any setting specified in the .7 Silent Installation Overview of silent installation Overview of silent installation There are two methods for running BusinessObjects Enterprise installations for Windows directly from the command line: • • Silent installation using a response file .

Press Enter to launch the installation setup program. 5.Silent Installation Specific ini file parameters for setup. name.exe file. If a filepath is not specified.ini file than can be used when running setup. Parameter -w<filepath/file Description Writes all the installation settings to an . Note: If you pass a parameter directly in the command line.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 103 .ini> -l <filepath/file name. This parameter can only be used if -r is also specified. 1. 2. Open a command line console.ini file You need to access the directory containing the setup.ini> -r <filepath/file name. CD to directory containing the BusinessObjects Enterprise setup. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.ini> Creates an installation log file in the specified filepath.ini file.exe on the command line. Reads the specified. Related Topics • Silent and scripted installation parameters on page 107 To create an installation . 4.exe There are 3 parameters used in conjunction with the .ini responsefilepath Note: When specifying responseFilePath make sure you include the name of the file you want to generate. In the command-line type the following: setup.exe. the system default %TEMP% folder is used.exe 7 Specific ini file parameters for setup. 3. If a filepath is not specified.ini file and passes the settings to the installer as settings.ini file to the specified filepath.exe -w filename. Follow the onscreen instructions to enter your preferred installation settings until you reach the final screen of the setup program. the file is stored in the system default %TEMP% folder. the setting will override any setting specified in the .

Related Topics • • Specific ini file parameters for setup.exe on page 103 Silent and scripted installation parameters on page 107 Sample . These settings are recorded in the response file. 6.user-defined and default . [OTHER] QUIET=/qa [INSTALL] ALLUSERS="1" 104 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.7 Silent Installation Sample . Note: If a filepath is not specified.ini script file .ini script file The following installation script was generated for a new BusinessObjects Enterprise installation in which MySQL and Tomcat were installed.ini file which is stored in the directory specified in step 3.from installation setup are passed to the . The German language pack was added to the default English language pack.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . All the parameters . the file is stored in the system default %TEMP% folder. Click Cancel to abort the installation setup.

SELECTED="1" INSTALL.JA.LP.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 105 .ini script file 7 AS_ADMIN_IS_SECURE="" AS_ADMIN_PASSWORD="" AS_ADMIN_PORT="8080" AS_ADMIN_USERNAME="admin" AS_DIR=".Silent Installation Sample .LP.SELECTED="1" INSTALL.EN.LP..SELECTED="1" INSTALLDBTYPE="SQL" INSTALLDIR="C:\Program Files\Business Objects\" INSTALLLEVEL="6" INSTALLMODE="New" INSTALLSWITCH="Server" INSTALL_DB_TYPE="InstallMySQL" MYSQLPORT="3306" MYSQL_REMOTE_ACCESS="1" NEWCMSPASSWORD="" NSPORT="6400" PIDKEY="C901B-CUZ6S76-000500J-G9M3" Privileged="1" SINGLESERVER="" SKIP_DEPLOYMENT="" TOMCAT_CONNECTION_PORT="8080" BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.DE./Tomcat55" AS_INSTANCE="localhost" AS_SERVER="tomcat55" AS_SERVICE_NAME="BOE120Tomcat" AS_VIRTUAL_HOST="" ApplicationUsers="AllUsers" CADNODE="VANW11AKAHAN" CADPORT="6410" CLIENTAUDITINGPORT="6420" CLIENTLANGUAGE="EN" CLUSTERCMS="False" CMSPASSWORD="" COMPANYNAME="Business Objects" DATABASEAUDITDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" DATABASECONNECT="" DATABASEDB="BOE120" DATABASEDB_AUDIT="BOE120_AUDIT" DATABASEDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" DATABASEDSN="Business Objects CMS" DATABASEDSN_AUDIT="Business Objects Audit Server" DATABASENWLAYER_AUDIT="ODBC" DATABASEPWD="sa" DATABASEPWD_AUDIT="sa" DATABASEPWD_MYSQLROOT="sa" DATABASERDMS_AUDIT="MySQL 5" DATABASESERVER_AUDIT="localhost" DATABASEUID="sa" DATABASEUID_AUDIT="sa" DATABASE_AUDIT_CONNSVR="connsvr" ENABLELOGFILE="1" ENABLESERVERS="1" INSTALL.

ExportSupport.FileSystem. SybaseIQ.Repository.Clients.IBM.DeskIJobServer.We bi.MetaData.Btrieve.AlwaysIn stall.SymantecACT.BIPWebComp.Designer.SFORCE. WebIJobServer.DAGenericOD BC.ExpRichTextFormat.MDASS.JavaViewersSDK. BeforeInstall.ReportAppServer.LanguagePackCostingFea ture" ADDSOURCE="" ADVERTISE="" This script can now be used for future silent installations by including the file name and path in the command line as shown below: setup.ServerComponents.SybaseASE.DAMySQL.zh_TW" WDEPLOY_LATER="" WEBSITE_METABASE_NUMBER="1" WEBSITE_PORT="80" [FEATURES] REMOVE="" ADDLOCAL="Tomcat.VBA62.DAIBMDB2.ExpCrystalReports. UserHelp. MySQL.PublishingService.LegacyXMLExport.qaaws.We bActivityLog.AuditRptUnvEN.de.it.DAOracle.PDF.CharacterSep arated.wdeploy.dBase.AdaptivePro cessingServer.ExpWordforWin dows.HPNeoview.Sam plesEN.DAMicrosoft.XMLExport.SybaseAnywhere.nl.DataAccess.PageServer.CMS. PublicationServer.DevelopersFiles.zh_CN.BOEJavaSDK.ini script file TOMCAT_REDIRECT_PORT="8443" TOMCAT_SHUTDOWN_PORT="8005" USERNAME="Licensed User" WCADOTNETINSTALL="" WCAJAVAINSTALL="True" WCATOMCATINSTALL="True" WDEPLOY_LANGUAGES="en.ProgramJobServer.OutputFRS.DADataFederator.CRJobServer.ko.Audi tor.BDE. SearchingService. DestJobServer.RebeanSDK.Complete.Mapping.OLE_DB_ Data.MyCube.Universe.LOVJobServer.Reporter.ImportWizard.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .ExpExcel.CacheServer.Redbrick.CRPE. WebServicesSDK.BOEWebServices. DANETEZZA.WebTierComp.EventServer.AdaptiveJobServer.InputFRS.TextDA.fr.exe -r FILEPATH 106 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.DAIBMIn formix. ExpText.ja.UnivTransMgr.WRC. RAS21. CrystalBVM.XML.ConversionTool.Pub Wiz.sv.pt.DotNETOnly.LanguagePackCostingFeatureen. JavaRASSDK.MetaDataDesigner.es.7 Silent Installation Sample .DAProgressOpenEdge. CCM.ExpDiskFile.SOFA.DANCRTeradata. OLAP.DAS.DataSourceMigrationWiz ard.CrystalReportDataProvider.AuditProxyService.DASy base.

Note: You must also enter the CLIENTLANGUAGE parameter as part of your silent install string or the language selection screen will appear at the beginning of your install. the setting will override any setting specified in the . AS_AD MIN_IS_SE CURE Specifies is administrator credential must be passed to access the web application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 107 . This setting only valid for WebSphere 6 and Oracle. AS_ADMIN_PASSWORD="pass" Specifies the port used by the web application server. Caution: If you pass a parameter directly in the command line. Note: You must also enter the CLIENTLANGUAGE parameter as part of your silent install string or the language selection screen will appear at the beginning of your install.Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters 7 Silent and scripted installation parameters The following table lists common parameters that are used for both silent and scripted installations of BusinessObjects Enterprise on Windows.ini file. AS_ADMIN_IS_SECURE="true" AS_AD MIN_PASS WORD AS_AD MIN_PORT AS_AD MIN_USER NAME Password used by the administrator account to access the web application server. Parameter /qn Description Specifies not to prompt during or after the installation. /qn+ Specifies to prompt when the installation is complete. AS_ADMIN_PORT="8080" Specifies the account name used by the administrator to access the web application server. AS_ADMIN_USERNAME="admin" BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

AS_INSTANCE="localhost" AS_SERVER Web application type used in installation. AS_SERVICE_NAME="BOE120Tomcat" AS_VIRTU AL_HOST CADNODE Specifies virtual host to which the application must be bound.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .1 AS_SERVER="tomcat55" AS_SER VICE_NAME Specifies the name of the Windows service if the application server will be installed as a service on Windows.7 Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters Parameter AS_DIR Description Specifies the installation directory for the web application server. CADNODE="SIA1" CADPORT Specifies the port used by Server Intelligence Agent. AS_VIRTUAL_HOST="hostname" Specifies the node name for the Server Intelligence Agent. AS_DIR="<INSTALLDIR>/Tomcat55" AS_INSTANCE Specifies the name of the current web application server instance. CADPORT="6410" 108 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. the following options are available: • • • • • Use tomcat55 for Tomcat Use oas1013 for Oracle Application Server 10g R3 Use weblogic9 for WebLogic 9 Use weblogic10 for WebLogic 10 Use websphere6 for WebSphere 6.

CLUSTERCMS="False" CMSPASS WORD Specifies the administrator password for an existing CMS to use in either a custom or web tier installation. you will be prompted to select a language when the installation setup begins. DATABASEAUDITDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" DATABASEDB Name of the CMS database on the database server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 109 . it is recommended that you create a new ini file. it is recommended that you create a new . CMSPASSWORD="password" COMPANY NAME The company name specified when setting user credentials in the installation setup. CLIENTLANGUAGE="EN" CLUSTERCMS Specifies if you are adding servers to an existing CMS.ini file. DATABASEDB="BOE120" BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To DITINGDRIVER change this setting. COMPANYNAME="MyCompanyName" DATABASEAU Specifies which driver to use for the auditing database. To change this setting.Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters 7 Parameter CLIENT LANGUAGE Description Specifies the language used by the installer: • • • • • • • • • • • • EN=English ZH_CN=Simplified Chinese ZH_TW=Traditional Chinese DE=German ES=Spanish KO=Korean NL=Dutch JA=Japanese PT=Portuguese SV=Swedish RU=Russian FR=French Note: If this parameter not specified.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .To change ER this setting. DATABASERDMS_AUDIT="MySQL 5" DATABAS ESERVER Specifies the CMS database server name. DATABASESERVER="localhost" 110 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. DATABASEDSN="Business Objects CMS" DATABASED SN_AUDIT Specifies the ODBC connection to connect to the auditing database. DATABASEPWD="password" Specifies the password used to access the auditing database server. it is recommended that you create a new ini file. T DIT DATABASEDB_AUDIT="BOE120_AUDIT" DATABASEDRIV Specifies which driver to use for the CMS database. DATABASEDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" DATABASED SN Specifies the ODBC connection to connect to the CMS database. DATABASENWLAYER_AUDIT="ODBC" Specifies the password used to access the database server. DATABASEDSN_AUDIT="Business Objects Audit Serv er" DATABASEN WLAYER_AU DIT DATABASEP WD DATABASEP WD_AUDIT Specifies auditing database type. DATABASEPWD_AUDIT="password" DATABASEP WD_MYSQL ROOT The password used by the root account to access if you are installing the MySQL database server. it is recommended that you create a new ini file. To change this setting.7 Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters Parameter Description DA ABASEDB_AU Name of the auditing database on the database server. DATABASEPWD_MYSQLROOT="password" D T B S R M _ U Specifies the auditing database type. To change this setting. AA A E D S A DIT it is recommended that you create a new ini file.

SELECTED="1" BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. DATABASESERVER_AUDIT="localhost" DATABASEUID Specifies the username used to access the CMS database.< >.LP.SELECTED Specifies which language pack to install. T DIT DATABASEUID_AUDIT="auditname" ENABLELOG FILE ENABLE SERVERS Specifies if a log file will be created for the installation. The following options are available : • • • • • • • • • • • • EN=English ZH_CN=Simplified Chinese ZH_TW=Traditional Chinese DE=German ES=Spanish KO=Korean NL=Dutch JA=Japanese PT=Portuguese SV=Swedish RU=Russian FR=French Note: The English language pack is always selected by default. ENABLESERVERS="1" INSTALL.JA.SELECTED="1" INSTALL.Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters 7 Parameter DATABAS ESERVER_AU DIT Description Specifies the auditing database server name. ENABLELOGFILE="1" Specifies if servers should be enabled once the installation is complete.EN. DATABASEUID="servername" DA ABASEUID_AU Specifies the username used to access the auditing database.LP. INSTALL.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 111 .LP.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . NSPORT="6400" PIDKEY Specifies your product license key code. PIDKEY="xxxxx-xxxxxx-xxxxxx-xxxx" TOMCAT_CON Specifies the port number that Tomcat uses to connect. NEC TOMCAT_CONNECTION_PORT="8080" TION_PORT TOMCAT_REDI Specifies the port number that Tomcat uses to redirect.7 Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters Parameter INSTALLDIR Description Specifies the directory where you want to install the BusinessObjects Enterprise components. MYSQLPORT="3306" MYSQL_RE MOTE_AC CESS NSPORT Specifies to enable remote access if you are installing the MySQL database server. RECT_PORT TOMCAT_REDIRECT_PORT="8443" TOM CAT_SHUT DOWN_PORT Specifies the port number that Tomcat uses to shut down TOMCAT_SHUTDOWN_PORT="8005" 112 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. INSTALLDIR="C:\Program Files\Business Objects\" INSTALLMODE Specifies the installation method from one of the following options: • • • New Custom WebTier INSTALLMODE="New" MYSQLPORT Specifies the port if you are installing the MySQL database server. MYSQL_REMOTE_ACCESS="1" Specifies the port used by the CMS.

AlwaysInstall.BOEJavaSDK. WDEPLOY_LATER="1" REMOVE Specifies which client. CCM.Designer.UnivTransMgr.WRC.BIPWebComp.Clients.DevelopersFiles.qaaws. This is an automatically generated parameter that should not be modified. and other BusinessObjects Enterprise components will be installed.CRPE. BeforeInstall.Re porter. web tier.Conversion Tool.ServerComponents.JavaViewersSDK.BOEJavaSDK. server. web tier. it is recommended that you create a new ini file.De signer. WebTierComp. CrystalBVM.CMS. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. server.Web ServicesSDK.WRC.Auditor" Other automatically generated parameters The following parameters are automatically generated parameters that should not be modified in the . JavaRASSDK.UnivTransMgr.RebeanS DK.ConversionTool.qaaws.DevelopersFiles. ADDLOCAL="Tomcat.MetaDataDesign er.Clients.wdeploy.Mapping. To change this setting. REMOVE="Tomcat.VBA62.ini file.MetaData. To change this setting. and other BusinessObjects Enterprise components will not be installed.Re porter. DataSourceMigrationWizard.MetaDataDesigner.BOEWebServices. PubWiz.DataSourceMigrationWizard.WebTier Comp. WebServicesSDK.ImportWizard.ImportWizard.Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters 7 Parameter USERNAME Description The username specified in the installation setup when providing the license key code .PubWiz.Universe. it is recommended that you create a new ini file.Complete.BIPWebComp. USERNAME="Licensed User" WDE PLOY_LATER Specifies not to automatically deploy the web application on the target web application server.BOEWebServices" ADDLOCAL Specifies which client.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 113 .Reposito ry.

exe on page 103 114 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.7 Silent Installation Silent and scripted installation parameters Parameter name DATABASECONNECT DATABASE_AUDIT_CONNSVR INSTALLDBTYPE INSTALL_DB_TYPE INSTALLLEVEL INSTALLSWITCH NEWCMSPASSWORD Privileged SINGLESERVER SKIP_DEPLOYMENT WCADOTNETINSTALL WCAJAVAINSTALL WCATOMCATINSTALL WDEPLOY_LANGUAGES WEBSITE_METABASE_NUMBER WEBSITE_PORT ADDSOURCE ADVERTISE Related Topics • Specific ini file parameters for setup.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise 8 .

third-party user accounts and groups must be mapped to BusinessObjects Enterprise before you can use these types of authentication. 3. Select Enterprise in the Authentication Type list. Type the name of your Central Management Server (CMS) in the System field. If you are using LDAP or Windows NT authentication. Windows AD. and define rights. you can log on using an account that has been mapped to the BusinessObjects EnterpriseAdministrators group. For more information on using the CMC. and LDAP authentication also appear in the list. Note: If this is the first time an administrator from your organization is accessing the CMC. To log on to the CMC 1.8 After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Launching the Central Management Console (CMC) Launching the Central Management Console (CMC) The BusinessObjects Enterprise Central Management Console (CMC) Logon screen appears if you selected the Launch BusinessObjects Administration Console option on the last screen of the installation setup program. Click Log On.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > BusinessObjects Enterprise Central Management Console. however. Once you access the CMC you can create users and groups. It is recommended that you verify your installation by logging into the CMC. This Enterprise account by default does not have a password unless you specified one during installation setup. Windows NT. set up security policies.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . see the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide. You can also launch the CMC by going to:Start > Programs > BusinessObjects XI 3. 4. 2. type “Administrator” as the User Name. Type your User Name and Password. 116 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The CMC Home page is displayed.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 117 . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.xml file for more details.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > Central Configuration Manager. It is also possible to specify CMS cluster information for the InfoView by modifying its corresponding web. you need to specify a list of CMS servers in the web.xml file. See your database documentation for more information. 7. you can register your product. Check if the Server Intelligence Agent (SIA) is running. a tool designed to ease the process of obtaining registration credentials. Did you provide the correct name for the Central Management Server in the System field? 2. Related Topics • To run diagnostic tests in Windows on page 119 Register your installed product After installing BusinessObjects Enterprise. Go to Start > BusinessObjects XI 3.clusters section of the web. Run the tool to verify your deployment. consider the following solutions: 1. use the database client to connect to the database server. Go to Start > BusinessObjects XI 3. Are you attempting to connect to a CMS cluster using the @<clustername> format? If this is your first attempt to connect to this cluster. If none of these solutions work. 5. Did you provide the correct user credentials in the User Name and Password fields? 3. If the SIA is not running. consider repairing or reinstalling BusinessObjects Enterprise.After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Register your installed product 8 Troubleshooting CMC logon issues If you are unable to log on to the CMC.xml which is found in the WEBINF folder of the CMC web application war file. the CMC will not know which CMS servers belong to the cluster. If you did not install MySQL as part of your installation. 6. Is the correct method specified in the Authentication field? 4. Follow the instructions in the cms.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > Diagnostic Tool. start or enable it. In this case. Your installation on Windows includes the Business Objects Registration Wizard.

The following software is required to use the Diagnostic Tool: • • JDK 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Diagnostic Tool Deployment Diagnostic tool The Deployment Diagnostic Tool is a Java-based application designed to verify basic operating functionality of a BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. you can access Business Objects support programs and services.connects to a CMS and queries for all available servers associated with it. any other uses are not supported by Business Objects. Web Intelligence Tier . go toStart > Programs > BusinessObjects XI 3.0 installation Tests you can perform Currently. 118 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The Registration Wizard also provides links for resources to help you evaluate or purchase Business Objects products.5 (included with your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation) Business Objects Enterprise XI 3. then proceeds to stop and start each one.0 > Registration Wizard. Start/Stop Servers .tests creating. Crystal Reports Tier . It is an open-framework utility that allows for the development of additional test drivers through the use of various SDKs provided by Business Objects.test logging on and logging off through InfoView. the Deployment Diagnostic Tool includes the following test drivers: • • • • • Log On/Off . viewing.tests creating and scheduling a simple Crystal Reports document. To access the wizard.tests logging on and off BusinessObjects Enterprise. Note: This tool is intended only for deployment validation purposes. InfoView Test .8 After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool Once registered. and scheduling a simple Web Intelligence document.0 installation.

connects to a CMS and queries for all available servers associated with it.tests creating. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > Diagnostic Tool. enter the hostname for the machine you want to connect to. The user logon screen appears. and scheduling a simple Web Intelligence document.tests creating and scheduling a simple Crystal Reports document. Information for the local machine will appear by default. then proceeds to stop and start each one. the main application is screen appears. From the Start menu. clickPrograms > BusinessObjects XI 3. viewing. These updates remain on the display after the tests are complete. If you are authenticated. Enter your user name and password and select the appropriate authentication type.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 119 . This list is determined by the contents of the configuration file. Start/Stop Servers . 2. Web Intelligence Tier .test logging on and logging off through InfoView. then click Logon. select Run All Tests from the Test menu. The top pane of the tool contains a list of the test drivers that have been loaded into memory. the Deployment Diagnostic Tool includes the following test drivers: • • • • • Log On/Off . 4. The bottom pane is the console output and provides status updates while the tests are running.After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool 8 Tests you can perform Currently. In the System field.tests logging on and off BusinessObjects Enterprise. To run diagnostic tests in Windows 1. Crystal Reports Tier . 3. To initiate a diagnostic. InfoView Test .

Required if the tool is run in console mode. To run Diagnostic Test from Command Line 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . user .Required if the tool is run in console mode. WindowsNT) • • • 120 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.(Optional) Specify the absolute or relative path to the results xml log file. To view the log file.(Optional) This launches and runs the test drivers immediately. Double-click the result to view further details. These details are also recorded in the log file. This is the BusinessObjects Enterprise user name that the tool uses to log in and it should have administrative rights.(Optional) Specify the absolute or relative path to the configuration xml file which tells the tool what test drivers to run. configfile . either go to the location specified in the console pane. This is the BusinessObjects Enterprise user password. LDAP. Note: Some tests may take several minutes. the console reads 'Finished Testing' and provides a file path to the results log file.Runs the application in console mode run . WinAD.8 After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool The diagnostic is performed in the sequence that it appears in the test drivers pane. All test drivers will either conclude with a 'pass' or a 'fail' status. system . or select the View menu and then select Log File. authtype . logfile . The following list explains the different parameters that you can enter into the command line: • • • • • • gui . password .Runs the application in graphical mode console . Upon completion of the diagnostic. and a status update is provided in the console pane. Possible values (Enterprise.Required if the tool is run in console mode. Open your command line interface.Required if the tool is run in console mode. This is the authentication method used to connect the tool will connect to BOE. This is the CMS the tool will attempt to connect to. Default behavior is to have the user manually initiate the tests.

uses the default config file and log file. 'java -jar diagnosticTool. as shown below.jar -console -user Administrator -password 'Password' -system TestBOESystem -authtype Enterprise' .xml' Note: If you want to bypass the login screen. opens the tool interface in a window. and automatically runs the test case.After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool 8 2. and overrides the default config file and log file with the ones presented. opens a login dialog box. Enter the following command: java -jar diagnosticTool. 'java -jar -diagnosticTool. Example: Launching in CONSOLE mode The following command launches the tool. you can uncomment the xml tags in the config file and fill in the necessary authentication tags. <authentication> <user>administrator</user> <password> </password> <system>TestBOESystem</system> <authtype>Enterprise</authtype> </authentication> The following command launches the tool.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 121 .jar -[mode] -run -configfile [config file] -logfile [log file] -user [username] -password [password] -system [system name] -authtype [authentication type] The Diagnostic Tool launches. automatically logs in with the credentials supplied.jar -gui -configfile 'c:\temp\config.xml' -logfile 'c:\log\log. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

and click Open.8 After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool Diagnostic options The following section describes some of the option settings for the diagnostic tool. Log files for tests will now appear in the directory you selected. and any parameters for those tests. Select Set Config File from the Test menu. the order in which to run them. 122 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The following procedure shows you how to set the location for a log file. The "Set Log File" window appears. Type a name for the log file. Select Set Config File from the Test menu. Browse to the location where you want to store the log file. To set configuration files 1. Log files Log files provide a permanent record of the results of the tests run by the diagnostic tool. Click Open. 2. The default XML name is 'TestClasses. 3. 2. This will set the configuration XML for the tool. then click OK. A file dialog box used to select the configuration XML is displayed. To set a custom log file location 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Choose Set Log File from the Test menu.xml'. Navigate to the XML file you want to set and select it. Configuration files Configuration files are used to determine which tests to run. To set configuration files 1. 3.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 123 . Browse to the location where you want to store the log file. Click Open. 2. Choose Set Log File from the Test menu. Type a name for the log file.After Installing BusinessObjects Enterprise Diagnostic Tool 8 A file dialog box used to select the configuration XML is displayed.xml'. Log files for tests will now appear in the directory you selected. Navigate to the XML file you want to set and select it. The "Set Log File" window appears. 3. 3. The default XML name is 'TestClasses. and click Open. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To set a custom log file location 1. then click OK. This will set the configuration XML for the tool. 2.

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BusinessObjects Enterprise defaults to using the locale of the installed operating system. English. setting the Crystal Report Designer product locale to Japanese will cause the Business Intelligence Modeler client to also display in Japanese. However. Product locale changes Product Locale changes are immediately reflected in the current product's interface.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . English language fall-back In the event of a localization error. the default English is used. and users can choose a language from a list of installed languages found in the Product Locale drop-down list of the CMC Preferences section of the CMC Preferences. corrupted. if the Business Intelligence Modeler is running at the time of the change. 126 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. BusinessObjects Enterprise products fall back to using the default English language. it must be restarted in order for the change to take effect. Command-line utilities use the LANG environment variable to determine which language to use. and help. Selecting a language Once installed. reports. Where multiple client applications are installed. For example. You can install as many different language packs as you want. If a preferred language has not been set in the Product Locale drop-down. the selected Product Locale is only displayed when client is next started. or under the Options dialog box on the toolbar or application menu in other BusinessObjects Enterprise products. If a language pack corresponding to the locale of the operating system is not found. An individual language is known as a locale. is always installed. The default language pack. BusinessObjects Enterprise products detect the existence of the language pack. such as a missing.9 Language Packs on Windows About language packs About language packs A language pack is a resource package that gives a BusinessObjects Enterprise system the ability to interact with users in a specific language. or uninstalled language pack.

regardless of which language is in use. the German language pack is always displayed as Deutsch. BusinessObjects Enterprise will default back to English localization.businessobjects. The installer is a single executable that adds the localized language resources to your Business Objects software deployment. Note: An error message will be displayed if a language pack detects that it is incompatible with a previously installed version of BusinessObjects Enterprise. rather than the currently employed language.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 127 . rather than as German in English or Allemand in French.com. Additional languages can also be installed onto an existing system by downloading the appropriate language pack from the Business Objects support web site at http://technicalsupport. or post-install using a dedicated language pack installer. English is the default option during the installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Note: Application shortcut keys are language neutral and do not change. but administrators can opt to install any or all of the other available languages. Installing language packs on Windows systems Language packs can be installed either during the initial installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Installing language packs and complex deployments If your organization uses a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment with more than one server. Ctrl+S is always mapped to the Save command. English cannot be deselected as an installable option during the installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. For example. you will need to deploy language packs to each server individually. For example. regardless of the localized name for the Save function. In the event of an operational problem with a language pack. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Language Packs on Windows Installing language packs and complex deployments 9 Each language listed in the Product Locale drop-down is displayed in its native localization. Because of this fall-back system.

Locate the language pack to install under BUSINESS_OBJECTS_IN STALL_CD_DIR\langs\LANGUAGE\. select the Admin is Secure check-box. language packs can be downloaded from the Business Objects technical support site at http://technicalsupport.exe installer. your BusinessObjects Enterprise server must be running and patched to the required revision level. 128 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Please review the requirements for language packs at the Business Objects customer support site: http://sup port. Note: Language packs do not require a keycode.9 Language Packs on Windows Locating language packs Locating language packs Language packs can be found in the langs folder of the BusinessObjects Enterprise for Windows distribution package. Click Next. and Authentication fields. Password. CMS Port. and then click Next. Click Next to begin the installation. User Name. and Application Server Installation Directory fields. Password. Username. Replace LANGUAGE with the ISO code of the language you are installing.businessobjects.businessobjects.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If your web application server uses a password for the administrator account. Click Next. 5. 7. the language pack installation will abort and must be reapplied after the system has been patched to the correct level. 8. Enter values for the CMS. Check I accept the License Agreement. 2. If any part of your BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment is not patched to the required software version. and Virtual Host. You will be asked for CMS administrator credentials. To install language packs Before installing a language pack. The Microsoft Windows installer will search for all installed Business Objects applications. 6. 4. Open the Central Management Console (CMC) and ensure that the server processes are running. Run the setup. Enter values for the Port. 3. Alternatively. 1.com/documentation/supported_platforms.com. Server Instance. Click Next.

you will be able to choose the installed language from the Options dialog window in BusinessObjects Enterprise applications. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Installing language packs across a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment You can install language packs with one command by specifying parameters on the command-line.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 129 . Once the installation is complete. Parameter INSTALLMODE CMSNAMESERV ER Expected argument silent CMS Hostname Description Switch to enable silent install mode Enter the name of your CMS machine. When parameters are supplied on the command-line the installation will not prompt for information.Language Packs on Windows Installing language packs across a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment 9 The language pack will now begin the installation process. The command-line syntax for a silent install is as follows: setup. This is referred to as a silent installation.exe BUSINESS_OBJECTS_HOME_DIR INSTALLMODE=silent CMSNAMESERVER=CMS_HOSTNAME CMSPORTNUMBER=PORT_NUMBER CMSPASSWORD=CMS_PASSWORD BUSINESS_OBJECTS_HOME_DIR with the full path of your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Note: • • All fix packs or other updates to BusinessObjects Enterprise released on a date after the language pack release date must be re-applied to ensure that updated functionality is maintained.exe. The following table details each of the other parameters used by setup. Language packs must be re-installed after you have added or removed a component from your BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment.

the following command runs undeployall for a WebLogic 10 server: wdeploy. see How to use wdeploy.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic deployall For more information on using wdeploy. Related Topics • How to use wdeploy on page 159 130 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. use the wdeploy undeployall command to remove all web applications. CMSPASSWORD CMS admin password For example: setup. then wdeploy deployall to re-deploy web applications without the language packs.exe "C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enter prise 12.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .9 Language Packs on Windows Installing language packs across a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment Parameter CMSPORTNUM BER Expected argument Port number for CMS Description CMS port number. For example.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic undeployall Followed by: wdeploy.0" INSTALLMODE=silent CMSNAMESERVER=myserver1 CMSPORTNUMBER=6400 CMSPASSWORD=mypassword To uninstall language packs in silent mode. The password for your CMS server.

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1. Open the Central Management Server (CMS) and ensure that all servers are running. 2. In Windows, click Start, point to Settings, and then select Control Panel. 3. Double-click Add/Remove Programs. 4. Select the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Language Pack to remove and click Remove. The "Add/Remove Programs" prompts you to confirm that you want to remove the language pack from your computer. 5. Click Yes. The appropriate files are removed and the necessary configuration is completed. 6. Click Finish. The language pack has been uninstalled and you are returned to the "Add/Remove Programs" list.

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BusinessObjects Enterprise client applications are available for installation through a separate installation program. You can use this stand alone installer to add client tools and their related components to an existing installation. The Client Tools installation program enables you to select which client tools to install and to assess disk space costs.
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BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Components
The following BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 client components are available for installation:
Component Desktop Intelligence Short description An integrated query, reporting and analysis solution for business professionals that allows you to access data in your corporate databases directly from your desktop and present and analyze this information in a Desktop Intelligence document. Provides business users an easy to use interactive and flexible user interface for building and analyzing reports on corporate data over the web, on secured intranets and extranets. Allows you to migrate reports that are based on Crystal queries, dictionaries, and InfoViews to a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment. Enables you to design relational views of information that provides a wide range of capabilities for creating and modifying Data Connections, Dynamic Data Connections, Data Foundations, Business Elements, and Business Views.

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Short description Converts Desktop Intelligence XI R2 reports to Web Intelligence XI R2 format and publishes the converted reports to the CMS. The level of conversion depends on the features in the original report. Allows you to import and export content from previous and current versions of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Enables users to add reports to BusinessObjects Enterprise Allows you create custom web services for specific queries using Business Objects Web Services. Allows you to create universes for Web Intelligence and Desktop Intelligence users. Contains the following subfeatures:

Import Wizard

Publishing Wizard Query as a Web Service

Universe Designer Developer Components

BusinessObjects Enterprise Java SDK: allows you to build web applications that interface directly with your BusinessObjects Enterprise system. BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Services SDK: implementation of web services that can be deployed with BusinessObjects Enterprise.
Translation Manager An application that defines the multilingual document and performs translation of documents and prompts. It supports Universe Designer universes and Web Intelligence documents.

To perform a client tools installation
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2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .exe from the root directory of your product distribution. You have a choice of the following languages for setup: • English • French • Japanese • German • Spanish • Italian • Chinese Simplified • Chinese Traditional • Korean • Dutch • Swedish • Portuguese (Brazil) 4. The log file is saved under the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\Busi nessObjects Enterprise 12. Run setup. the Autorun program will start automatically. Check the Create log file during installation box if you want to create an installation log file. Note: If you are installing from a CD and if the Autoplay is enabled for your CD-ROM drive. Click OK. 136 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.10 Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 1. 5. The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. "Please Choose Setup Language" is displayed. Click Install to launch the installation setup program.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed after you specify a language for the installation setup. Select the language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided.0\Logging. 3.

Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 10 6. Note: Click Cancel to abort the installation setup If you are installing BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click OK to continue with the installation setup. Click Next to proceed with the installation setup. is message is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 137 .0 on Windows XP Service Pack2 or higher. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

The "Choose Language Packs" screen is displayed. Select the Language Packs you want to install with the client tools click Next. The language packs currently available for installation include: • • • • • • • • • • • • English French Japanese German Spanish Italian Chinese Simplified Chinese Traditional Korean Dutch Swedish Portuguese (Brazil) Note: English is a required language and is automatically selected.10 Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 7. 138 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. 8.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

Type the installation directory for the client tools in Destination Folder or accept the default selection and click Next. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. The "Directory Selection" screen is displayed. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 139 .Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 10 Tip: Select the All Languages box to select all the available language packs. 9.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 140 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The feature or subfeature is either unavailable or will not be installed. Click the icon for a feature you want to select or deselect under the "BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Tools" node. The feature and all its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive you specified earlier . • Specify that a selected feature and its subfeatures will not be installed. You can do any of the following: • Specify that the selected feature will be installed on the local hard drive. • Specify that the selected feature and its subfeatures will be installed on the local hard drive.10 Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 10. Icon associated Meaning with feature The feature and only the subfeatures you select will be installed on the local hard drive you specified in the Setup program. When you have finished making your selections click Next.

A separate screen is displayed indicating storage space available on the local machine and mapped network drives.Client Tools Installation To perform a client tools installation 10 a. Click Disk Cost to calculate if sufficient disk space is available for your selected features. Click Next. Click Reset to revert to the original configuration of the feature list.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 141 . Click OK to close to return to the "Select Features" screen. The installation process begins and is complete when the following screen is displayed: BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 11. Drives that do not have enough disk space for the currently selected features are highlighted. b. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 142 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Finish to exit the installation. so that you avoid having to pass a large number of parameter settings directly through the command line. Client Tools silent installations There are two methods for running BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Tools installations directly from the command line: • • Scripted installations Silent installations Both methods can be used to automate installations across multiple machines.ini file.10 Client Tools Installation Client Tools silent installations 12. You can also integrate the scripts and commands into your own installation scripts. The silent installation allows you to specify parameters for running setup. The same parameters are used for both methods. These installation methods are particularly useful when you need to quickly perform multiple installations. The scripted installation method requires that you to specify an . It is recommended that you use the scripted installation method to run custom installations.exe.

DataSourceMigrationWizard.ExpRichTextFormat. ExpExcel.Universe.JavaViewersSDK.ExpText.qaaws.ExpWordforWin dows.DASy base.UserHelp.Client Tools Installation Client Tools silent installations 10 Note: If you pass a parameter directly in the command line.VBA62.JavaRASSDK.XML.CharacterSep arated.ini file.SOFA. OLE_DB_Data.Re porter. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.WRC.DevelopersFiles. ExportSupport. The Dutch language pack was added to the default English language pack.DAMicrosoft.Designer.Sample sEN.DADataFederator. LanguagePackCostingFeatureen.SFORCE.ExpCrystalReports.MyCube.LP.XMLExport. ImportWizard. WebActivityLog.LanguagePackCostingFeature.CrystalBVM.BeforeInstall.LP. dBase.SybaseAnywhere.MetaDataDesigner.Red brick.ExpDiskFile. RebeanSDK.DANCRTeradata.HPNeoview.FileSystem.Clients.SELECTED="1" INSTALL.AlwaysInstall.DAMySQL.DataAc cess.Btrieve.exe on page 103 To create an installation .OLAP.EN.PDF. the setting will override any setting specified in the .BOEJavaS DK.ini file on page 103 Sample client tools ini file The following installation script was generated for a BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Tools installation.SymantecACT.WebServicesSDK.DAGenericOD BC.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 143 .DAOracle.Conver sionTool.nl" [FEATURES] REMOVE="UnivTransMgr" ADDLOCAL="Complete.NL. Related Topics • • Specific ini file parameters for setup.SELECTED="1" INSTALLDIR="C:\Program Files\Business Objects\" INSTALLLEVEL="4" WDEPLOY_LANGUAGES="en.TextDA.DANETEZZA.LegacyXMLExport. [OTHER] QUIET=/qa [INSTALL] CLIENTLANGUAGE="EN" DATABASEAUDITDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" DATABASEDRIVER="MySQLDatabaseSubSystem" ENABLELOGFILE="1" INSTALL.DAIBMInformix.SybaseASE.PubWiz.DAIBMDB2.BDE.IBM. SybaseIQ.DAProgressOpenEdge.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .10 Client Tools Installation Client Tools silent installations LanguagePackCostingFeaturenl" ADDSOURCE="" ADVERTISE="" This script can now be used for future silent installations by including the file name and path in the command line as shown below: setup.exe -r FILEPATH 144 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

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Repair: this operation replaces missing or corrupt files. All language packs and patches will also be removed. a. 146 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and shortcuts. Remove: this operation uninstalls BusinessObjects Enterprise. Click Change. • • To enter maintenance mode There are two methods for evoking maintenance mode for BusinessObjects Enterprise on Windows: 1. Preferences in the registry are restored to default values. Select BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. b. registry keys. Using the "Select Feature" screen you can add or remove components from your current installation. Go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.0. The "Application Maintenance" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .11 Maintaining your Installation BusinessObjects Enterprise maintenance operations BusinessObjects Enterprise maintenance operations You can perform three maintenance operations on your installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise: • Modify: this operation will identify the current components installed on your system.

0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise > Central Configuration Manager. Uninstalling BusinessObjects Enterprise from Windows It is recommended that you back up reports. 2. Right-click to highlight all listed servers and select Stop. . documents and system information before uninstalling BusinessObjects Enterprise.exe program you originally used to install your current BusinessObjects Enterprise product. For more information on stopping servers see “Managing and Configuring Servers” in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide. Go to Start > Programs > BusinessObjects XI 3. The CCM console is displayed. To uninstall BusinessObjects Enterprise from your system: 1. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Alternatively. For more information on backing up your system see “Managing and Configuring Servers” in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide.Maintaining your Installation Uninstalling BusinessObjects Enterprise from Windows 11 2. you can run the setup.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 147 .

When BusinessObjects Enterprise is uninstalled. 148 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Tomcat installs to C:\Program Files\BusinessObjects\Tomcat\. The installer removes only the files that it originally installed. Please wait while files are removed and your system is reconfigured. you can use the command-line console to unistall BusinessObjects Enterprise.11 Maintaining your Installation Software Inventory Tool 3. Your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation may have included an installation of the Apache Tomcat java application server. Select BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Add or Remove Programs" dialog prompts to confirm that you want to remove BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. are not uninstalled by the uninstallation process. Click Finish. 4. the contents of the Tomcat subfolder are removed.0. 6. 5. By default.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . In the command-line specify the following method: setup. 7. Go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs. Click Remove. for example log or report files. Folders or files created after the installation. You will manually have to remove web applications deployed on other servers. Silent uninstallation If the installation source is available.exe REMOVE=ALL Software Inventory Tool Introduction The BusinessObjects Enterprise Software Inventory Tool is a Java-based maintenance tool available to administrators of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Click Yes. Note: Only web applications deployed on a Tomcat server installed through the BusinessObjects Enterprise installer are automatically removed. You are prompted once the configuration process is complete.0.

0 installation. and critical hot fixes. The inventory list can then be queried for specific files.xml file.businessob jects.txt files are created in the same folder.xml and log.0. the inven tory. The logged information is presented chronologically using various formats and views. Installation The BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool is automatically bundled together with your BusinessObjects XI 3.bat and SoftwareInventory. Information on what is being installed is added to the inventory. Once the program is launched. It is available for all Windows platforms supported by BusinessObjects XI 3.Maintaining your Installation Software Inventory Tool 11 The tool creates and maintains an inventory of all changes made to Business Objects software via Business Objects installers and allows users to view these changes.com/documentation/supported_platforms/default.asp. The SoftwareInventory. The inventory contains the following information: • • A record of all Business Objects installations including original product and service packs. The tool monitors BusinessObjects Enterprise after it is installed and logs updates such as critical hot fixes and service packs. How does the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool work? When a Business Objects installer is run. What does the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool do? The Business Objects Software Inventory Tool collects and displays information on your BusinessObjects installations.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 149 .0\java\lib.files are by default installed to the following directory C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\4.jar. features. the tool is automatically evoked. Records of all the fixes that were installed on the system. See the Products Availability Report PDF which can be accessed at http://support. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and patches.

Using the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool Once the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool is launched it displays three separate panes for information on : 150 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 3.library. Navigate to the folder in which the tool is installed (the default is C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\4.jar" gui This command uses the Java implementation installed with BusinessObjects Enterprise and provides Java configuration information.0\java\lib). 2.0\java\lib folder.0\java\lib\softwareInven tory.0/BusinessObjects/Enterprise and double-click the Software Inventory Tool icon. From the Start\Run command line .\external -Xmx256M -jar "C:\Program Files\BusinessObjects\common\4. Launching the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool The BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool is installed by default into the C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\4. • To launch the tool.bat file which is located by default in the C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\4. OR Double-click the SoftwareInventory. This launches a Windows Command window and starts the Java program. This launches a Windows Command window.type cmd and click OK. Note: Closing the Windows Command window will terminate the Java program.0\java\lib folder.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . At the prompt type: "C:\Program Files\Business Objects\javasdk\bin\java" Djava. either: Go to Start/Programs/BusinessObjects XI 3.path=. OR 1.11 Maintaining your Installation Software Inventory Tool • Records of the files that are associated with each Business Objects installation such as WAR files and DLLs.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 151 . ADAPT is the system used internally by Business Objects to track technical problems and feature enhancements.Maintaining your Installation Software Inventory Tool 11 • Viewing Format • History View • Search The Viewing Format Area The Viewing format pane provides three options for what to display. • File This option only displays files that have been installed and recorded by the tool. Note: ADAPT numbers are only displayed if critical hot fixes have been installed. Note: To view more specific information you can use the Search function. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. History View The History View is divided into two parts: • • History Tree Node Details History Tree and the Node Details The History Tree is the main pane used to navigate the inventory. • ADAPT number This option only displays the ADAPT numbers for modifications logged by the tool. The history of installations and changes is listed chronologically. • Install/Patch name This option displays all the available information logged by the tool in chronological order. each entry can be expanded to display further details in the Node Details pane.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .11 Maintaining your Installation Software Inventory Tool The type of information displayed in Node Details includes : • • • • Name of the product Version or Build number Date and time of installation Path locations The following table summarizes the detail displayed in the History View area depending on the selected Viewing Format: Viewing Format History View Detail Build number Installation or Removal timestamp List of all features installed Install/Patch Name of the product List of all files installed Installed or Removed List of all ADAPT records (not for Service Packs) ADAPT number /ID Problem Summary ADAPT Number Fix description List of updated files Name of the file Full path location of the file File Version (if available) Build History of changes to the file 152 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 153 .log and it is saved under the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. The Software Inventory log file The tool creates a log file for recording each time the tool is launched. Once the process is completed. • Search History: lists all the search parameters. For example after the initial installation you choose run the “Modify” maintenance operation. The name of the initial log file is BOEInstall_0. It is divided into three parts: • Enter search string: use this field to enter a string.log is stored in the Logging directory. The log. BOEInstall_1.txt file is saved in the default installation folder together with the inventory.xml file: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\common\4. Information specific to web application deployment is also included in the log file. A new tree is generated based on the search result and the current view being used. The log file can be used as a reference or to troubleshoot installation errors. • Clear search history: click to clear the Search History. a new log file is generated.0\java\lib The installation log file The installation log file contains information on all the parameter settings used in a BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0\Logging.Maintaining your Installation The installation log file 11 The Search pane The Search pane of the BusinessObjects Software Inventory Tool allows you to refine the information displayed in History View. Each time you run the BusinessObjects Enterprise installer.

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The following table lists which deployment method is available for supported Web application server. For detailed information on wdeploy see Deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Applications using wdeploy.0 WebLogic 10 WebLogic 9.04 X X X X X X X X X X Manual deployment X X X X X X X X X X 156 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You can choose either of the following methods.1 WebSphere Community Edition 2. You can also configure your web application servers and deploy web application components after installing BusinessObjects Enterprise.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Overview of post install deployment Overview of post install deployment You can deploy web applications for BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 2.0 installations by running all three supported installation types.0 Oracle Application Server 10G R3 JBoss 4. The installation setup program guides you through an automated process for deploying the web applications and their required components only if you specify and configure your web application server during the installation setup.5 SAP Application Server 7. Manually configure and deploy the required components to the applications server. 1.2 Tomcat 5.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Installation setup wdeploy program WebSphere 6. Use the wdeploy program to automatically deploy the required components to the applications server.

Before you begin the deployment process.bat the folder contains all the required configuration files for running the tool. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. ensure that the web application server is correctly installed and verify that the application server is running correctly by launching its administrative console at: • http://<WAS_HOSTNAME>:<PORT> Replace <WAS_HOSTNAME> with the host name or IP address of your web application server. and <PORT> with the port number used for HTTP. in addition to any other requirements specified by other software installed on the machine. It is located in the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\. your web application server should have at least 1. Consult your web application server documentation for installation instructions.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 157 . Deploying with wdeploy Prerequisites for using wdeploy Where to find wdeploy The wdeploy command-line tool is included with your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation to assist you in the command-line deployment of web applications to your web application server.2 GB of free disk space. It is recommended that you change the heapsize and maximum perm size settings of your JVM to -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=256m. In addition to the wdeploy.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Before you deploy web applications 12 Before you deploy web applications Your web application server must be installed and working before you attempt to install BusinessObjects Enterprise. your modified settings would look like: JAVA_OPTS="$JAVA_OPTS -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=256m" Consult your JVM documentation for more information about changing your Java memory settings. To deploy and run the CMC and InfoView applications. Consult your web application server documentation for installation instructions. If using Tomcat for example.

Prerequisites for using wdeploy To deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications to a web application server. For more information about the system architecture of an installation of BusinessObjects Enterprise. Related Topics • • Minimum user rights for deploying web applications on page 18 To deploy web applications on a remote machine on page 194 Overview for using wdeploy The wdeploy command-line tool is included with BusinessObjects Enterprise to assist you in the command-line deployment of WAR files to your web application server. or to separate dynamic and static content for deployment onto de-paired web and web application servers (distributed mode). You can choose to deploy all web application resources together on a single web application server (standalone mode). you must perform additional system configuration.businessobjects. If the target web application server is hosted on a remote machine you will have to follow specific steps for preparing the wdeploy environment.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If the target web application server is on the same machine on which BusinessObjects Enterprise is installed you can proceed to run the wdeploy script.including all the required WAR files. See the section on how to configure firewalls in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Deployment Planning Guide. you must have BusinessObjects Enterprise installed . This document is available at http://support. Note: If you have a firewall between the machine running your Java application server and your other BusinessObjects Enterprise servers. 158 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. see the “Architecture” chapter of the BusinessObjects Enterprise Deployment Planning Guide. For detailed information on wdeploy see Deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Applications using wdeploy.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Note: The wdeploy tool is also available as a stand-alone package on the product distribution media under the following directory: Collater als\Tools\wdeploy.com.

we blogic9.2 is config. The following table lists the required wdeploy configuration file details that must be specified for each supported web application server.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 How to use wdeploy To use wdeploy . Ensure that you have the minimum user rights for the web application server. For example. This file is located in <INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\. It is recommended that you use the same user account for installing BusinessObjects Enterprise and your web application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 159 . the specific configuration file for your web application server must be properly configured. the configuration file for weblogic 9. Note: Parameters specified on the command-line override parameters in the wdeploy configuration file. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

ws_instance: The name of the web server where the application is installed. a value for as_admin_username does not need to be specified.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Web application server WebSphere 6. enforce_file_limit: Indicates to wdeploy whether or not the web application server may encounter issues loading applications that contain more than 65 535 files ("True" by default). • • • as_dir: WebSphere installation directory (for example "C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer"). Note: If as_admin_is_secure is false. Note: If as_admin_is_secure is false. a value for as_admin_password does not need to be specified. as_admin_username: WebSphere administrator account username (for example "administrator"). Note: Values for as_admin_username and as_ad min_password must be set when as_admin_is_se cure is true").0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . as_admin_is_secure: Instructs wdeploy that WebSphere security is enabled (for example "false"). 160 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. in distributed mode (for example "server1"). • • • as_instance: The name of your WebSphere application server instance (for example "server1"). • as_admin_password: WebSphere administrator account password (for example "password"). as_virtual_host: The virtual host to which the application must be bound (for example "default_host").1 Required Configuration details • • as_admin_port: The SOAP Connector Port of the application server (for example "8880").

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 161 . as_admin_port: Administration port of the application server (for example "7001"). as_admin_username: WebLogic administrator account username (for example "weblogic"). as_admin_password: WebLogic administrator account password (for example "weblogic"). as_instance: The name of your WebLogic application server instance (for example "AdminServer").Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Web application server WebLogic 10 Required Configuration details • • • • • as_admin_port: Administration port of the application server (for example "7001"). WebLogic 9. as_admin_username: WebLogic administrator account username (for example "weblogic"). as_dir: Weblogic domain directory (for example "C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain"). as_instance: The name of your WebLogic application server instance (for example "AdminServer"). as_admin_password: WebLogic administrator account password (for example "weblogic"). as_dir: Weblogic domain directory (for example "C:\bea\weblogic10\user_projects\do mains\base_domain").2 • • • • • BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

as_instance: The name of your application server instance (for example "JC01").0\$as_service_name\Parameters\Java").0 • • • • • • 162 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. as_admin_password: the administrator password (for example "password"). as_service_key: Name of the Windows registry key used by Tomcat to specify Java parameters (for example "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Apache Software Foundation\Procrun 2. as_admin_username: the administrator username (for example "Administrator").12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Web application server Tomcat 5. and the value of the registry key as_server_key. as_sid: the SAP system id of the target instance.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . as_service_name : The name of the Windows service (when the application server is installed as a Windows service) (for example "Tomcat5").5 Required Configuration details • • • • • as_instance : Name of the web application server instance currently used (for example "localhost"). as_service_key_value: Tomcat's Java parameters. as_dir : Installation directory of the web application server (for example "C:\wdeploy\appserver\Tomcat5520"). as_admin port: the port number used by the server (for example "50104"). SAP Application Server 7. (for example "AS2"). as_dir: The location of your application server (for example "C:\Program Files\SAP").

you will still have to specify the username and password to access the server. • • • as_dir: Oracle Application Server installation directory (for example "C:\product\10. as_admin_username: Oracle Application Server administrator account username (for example "ocjadmin"). This is the request port of the notification server. as_admin_is_secure: Instructs wdeploy that Oracle Application Server SSL security is enabled (for example "false"). as_admin_password: Oracle Application Server administrator account password (for example "oracle10g").businessobjects. Note: If as_admin_is_secure is not enabled. as_appserver_name: Name of the target application server (for example "oracle10g.GA").3\OracleAS_1").BO-AMIT. JBoss 4 • • Note: BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. found in the <notification-server> section of configuration file opmn. as_instance: The name of your Oracle Application Server application server instance (for example "home").0.4.1.xml (for example "6003"). as_group_id: Name of the server group to which the target application belongs (for example "Default_group"). as_instance: The name of the JBoss application server instance (for example "default").product.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Web application server Required Configuration details Oracle Application • Server 10 G R3 • • • • as_admin_port: Administration port of the application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 163 . as_dir: The location of the JBoss application server (for example "C:\Program Files\jboss-4.com").

Related Topics • • Minimum user rights for deploying web applications on page 18 To deploy web applications on a remote machine on page 194 Options for using wdeploy There are several actions that can be performed the wdeploy tool to control the web application deployment process: • predeploy/predeployall: Predeploy web applications.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . For more detailed information on wdeploy see Deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Applications using wdeploy. • undeploy/undeployall: Undeploy web applications. For information on all options available for wdeploy see Deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise Web Applications using wdeploy. • deployonly/depolyonlyall: Deploy web applications. config.log For example: wdeploy. 164 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat weblogic9 deployall >> C:\mylog.weblogic9).12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Run the wdeploy script by opening command line console and typing the following: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\wdeploy. only web applications deployed through the installer or wdeploy will be undeployed.log Note: The <appserver> must be same as the web application server used in the configuration filename (for example. All other web applications can only be manually removed using the web application server's administrative console.bat <appserver> deployall >> <logfilename>. Tip: You can drop the deployable war files to non-default location by passing the parameter -Dwork_dir=your desired location as part of the wdeploy command. • deploy/deployall: Predeploy then deploy web applications. Note: If you use the undeploy and undeployall commands.

After deploying web applications To verify the web application server configuration. Deploying to web application servers with wdeploy Deploying to WebSphere with wdeploy Using predeploy and predeployall The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. wdeploy. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications. For example: • http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/INFOVIEW_CONTEXT • http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/CMC_CONTEXT Replace WAS_HOSTNAME with the hostname or IP address of your web application server. To persist the output generated by wdeploy. and PORT with the port number used for either HTTP or HTTPS communication.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Note: The wdeploy command does not create a log file. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to WebSphere. then copies the web application to <INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\workdir\WebAppServer_VERSION. The default root context used for InfoView is In foViewApp.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. but does not deploy the web application to the web application server. make sure that InfoView and the Central Management Console can be launched in a web browser. the default context used for the CMC is CmcApp.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 165 . redirect its output to a file using the greater-than redirect operator (>).

Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to WebSphere.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 deployonlyall Using deploy and deployall The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to WebSphere. 166 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 predeployall Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to WebSphere. wdeploy. wdeploy. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command. wdeploy. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications. which is then deployed to the web application server.

then deploy. wdeploy. all web applications to WebSphere.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy. wdeploy. wdeploy.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from WebSphere.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 deployall Using undeploy and undeployall The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server. wdeploy.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from WebSphere. InfoView to WebSphere.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 167 . The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. then deploy.bat websphere6 -Das_dir=C:\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer -Das_instance=server1 -Das_virtual_host=default_host -Das_admin_port=8880 undeployall BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

it may be using its own version of the Java Server Faces (JSF) library. while dynamic content will be served by the web application server. All static content will be served by the web server.war Replace YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION in the example above with the name of your web application. 5. To disable the JSF implementation supplied with WebSphere. Reload pages that display cached values. follow the instructions below. The WebSphere administration console's default port number is 9060. 168 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Restart the web application. 3. To correct this problem. web server to serve static content. Select Classes loaded with application class loader first from the combo box. Stop the web application. 1. CmcAppActions. Note: This configuration requires that you use the wdeploy command to split web application resources into static and dynamic content that can be deployed to separate web and web application servers. you must manually reconfigure WebSphere for each web application that uses JSF: CmcApp. Repeat these steps for all other web applications that use JSF. To deploy to separate IHS web and WebSphere web application servers To reduce the load on a web application server. Log in to the "WebSphere Application Server Administration" console using the following URL: http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/admin. and PlatformServices. Cached values are now displayed correctly.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Disable WebSphere JSF implementation If pages rendered by WebSphere do not show cached values correctly. dedicated. rather than the JSF implementation supplied with BusinessObjects Enterprise. 4. Browse to YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION > Manage Modules > YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION. 2. so its settings can be modified. you can set up a separate.

If the web application server runs on a different machine. 7. such as the IHS default test page.com:9080.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 1. to verify that the web server is serving content correctly. For example. 5. Load a web page. Ensure that your WebSphere web application server is working correctly. 2. Requests for dynamic resources are now forwarded to WebSphere when received by IHS.mycompany. and follow the directions to enter information about your IHS web server. Configure wdeploy environment to separate content between the web server and the web application server. See To deploy web applications on a remote machine. For example: http://myappserver.com:80. Ensure that the bridge between the web server and web application server is working by pointing a browser to the web server and verifying that dynamic content from the web application server is served correctly. This is known as "distributed" mode. they must be undeployed before continuing. visit the URL: http://mywebserver. and a port number if the server is not listening on port 80. For example: http://mywebserver.com:80/snoop/. run wdeploy locally on that machine. 6. If the web application server is installed on the same machine as BusinessObjects Enterprise. The wdeploy configuration files for IHS and WebSphere are located in <INSTALLDIR>\deployment. 4. you must copy the wdeploy command and environment to the web application server. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 169 .mycompany. Run the web server plug-in installation wizard to install the plug-in that bridges WebSphere with IHS. 3. Follow the plug-in configuration instructions on the WebSphere web site for configuring the bridge between IHS and WebSphere. and a port number. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web application server. Note: If you have any existing BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications running on the server.mycompa ny. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web server. Set up an IBM HTTP Server (IHS) web server and ensure that it is working correctly.

wdeploy.log Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location. static and dynamic content will be automatically deployed to servers by the following command: wdeploy.bat websphere6 -Das_mode=distributed -Dws_type=apache predeployall >> wdeploy.websphere6. The static content is located in: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\web sphere6\resources. If IHS and WebSphere are on the same machine.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . For example: • Run the following command to extract static content for the IHS web server.2 connector_type=websphere6 deployment_dir=C:\Program Files\Apache Software Founda tion\Apache 2. For example: #Business Objects Configuration Utility ws_dir=C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Apache 2.apache.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy • Edit config. 9.log The dynamic content of web applications is located in: <INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\workdir\websphere6\application. 170 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat websphere6 -Das_mode=distributed -Dws_type=apache deployonlyall >> wdeploy. For example: #Business Objects Configuration Utility as_admin_port=8880 as_admin_username=admin as_admin_password=password as_dir=C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer as_instance=server1 as_virtual_host=default_host as_admin_is_secure=false enforce_file_limit=true 8. Run wdeploy deployonlyall command to deploy the dynamic content to WebSphere application server and static content to IHS. use the -Dwork_dir parameter. Use wdeploy predeploy in distributed mode to split source web applications into separate static and dynamic resources.2\htdocs • Edit config.

xml from the <pro file_root>/con fig/cells/<cell_name>/nodes/node_name/servers/<Web_serv er_name> directory on the WebSphere web application server to the <plugins_root>/config/<Web_server_name> directory on the IHS web server. In this example. create a URL that includes the address of the web server with the root context of a web application deployed to the web application server: http://mywebserver.conf files from the WebSphere web application server to the IHS <WS_DIR>\conf folder on the IHS server. Select the web server. 11. you must include an entry in httpd.conf 10.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 If IHS and WebSphere are on different machines.log Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location.com:80/CmcApp/.xml file from the application server to the web server using the administrative console.bat websphere6 -Das_mode=distributed -deployonlyall >> wdeploy. For example.<application>. Update IHS httpd. wdeploy.conf under <WS_DIR>\conf with the application config files. then click Propagate Plug-in. Select the web server. then click Propagate Plug-in. you would enter: Include conf\bobj.conf. • For IHS. Web servers other than IHS require manual propagation. copy plugin-cfg. to include AnalyticalReporting. click Servers > Web server. use the -Dwork_dir parameter.mycompany. Click Servers > Web server. Copy the bobj. Ensure that both static and dynamic content are correctly configured by trying to access a web application through the web server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 171 . Copy static content to the htdocs directory on the web server: • • • • Extract the zip files on the web application server under <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\websphere6\resources. Copy these folders from the WebSphere web application server to the IHS <WS_DIR>\htdocs folder on the IHS server. For example. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. dynamic content will be automatically deployed to WebSphere by the following command.AnalyticalReporting. For each web application. Propagate the plugin-cfg. Static content must be manually deployed to the remote IHS machine afterwards. • For all other web servers.

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Deploying to WebLogic with wdeploy
Using predeploy and predeployall

The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application, then copies the WAR application to <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\WebAppServer_VERSION, but does not deploy the web application to the web application server. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic9 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy

Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic predeployall

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Using deployonly and deployonlyall

The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic9 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly

Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic deployonlyall

Using deploy and deployall

The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application, which is then deployed to the web application server. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy, then deploy, InfoView to WebLogic.
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Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy, then deploy, all web applications to WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic deployall

Using undeploy and undeployall

The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic9 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy

Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from WebLogic.
wdeploy.bat weblogic10 -Das_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain -Das_admin_port=7001 -Das_instance=AdminServer -Das_admin_username=weblogic -Das_admin_password=weblogic undeployall

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To deploy to separate Apache web and WebLogic web application servers
To reduce the load on a web application server, you can set up a separate, dedicated, web server to serve static content. All static content will be served by the web server, while dynamic content will be served by the web application server.
Note: This configuration requires that you use the wdeploy command to

split web application resources into static and dynamic content that can be deployed to separate web and web application servers. 1. Set up the Apache web server and ensure that it is working correctly. Load a web page, such as Apache's default test page, to verify that the web server is serving content correctly. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web server, and a port number if the server is not listening on port 80. For example: http://mywebserver.mycompany.com:80. 2. Ensure that your WebLogic web application server is working correctly. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web application server, and a port number. For example: http://myappserver.mycompany.com:7001.
Note: If you have any existing BusinessObjects Enterprise web

applications running on the server, they must be undeployed before continuing. 3. Download the WebLogic Apache HTTP Server Plug-In from the BEA web site. The plug-in allows you to connect an Apache web server with a WebLogic web application server, so Apache can forward requests for dynamic resources to WebLogic. 4. Follow the plug-in configuration instructions on the BEA web site for configuring the bridge between Apache web server and WebLogic. Requests for dynamic resources are now forwarded to WebLogic when received by Apache. 5. Ensure that the bridge between the web server and web application server is working by pointing a browser to the web server and verifying that dynamic content from the web application server is served correctly. For example, visit the URL: http://mywebserver.mycompa ny.com:80/jsp-examples/. 6. If the web application server is installed on the same machine as BusinessObjects Enterprise, run wdeploy locally on that machine. If the

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web application server runs on a different machine, you must copy the wdeploy command and environment to the web application server. See To deploy web applications on a remote machine. 7. Configure wdeploy environment to separate content between the web server and the web application server. This is known as "distributed" mode. The wdeploy configuration files for Apache and WebLogic are located in <INSTALLDIR>\deployment. • Edit config.weblogic9 or config.weblogic10. For example:
#Business Objects Configuration Utility as_admin_port=7001 as_admin_username=weblogic as_admin_password=weblogic as_instance=AdminServer as_dir=C:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain

Edit config.apache. For example:
#Business Objects Configuration Utility ws_dir=C:\Webserver\Apache224 connector_type=weblogic9 deployment_dir=C:\Webserver\Apache224\htdocs

8. Use wdeploy predeploy in distributed mode to split source web applications into separate static and dynamic resources. For example: • Run the following command to extract static content for the Apache web server.
wdeploy.bat weblogic9 -Das_mode=distributed -Dws_type=apache predeployall >> wdeploy.log

The dynamic content in: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\weblog ic9\application. Static content is located in: <INSTALLDIR>\deploy ment\workdir\weblogic9\resources. 9. Run wdeploy deployonlyall command to deploy the dynamic content to WebLogic application server and static content to Apache. If Apache and WebLogic are on the same machine, static and dynamic content will be automatically deployed to the servers by the following command:
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For each web application. you would enter: Include conf\bobj.bat weblogic9 -Das_mode=distributed -predeployall >> wdeploy.conf under <WS_DIR>\conf with the application config files.AnalyticalReporting. use the -Dwork_dir parameter.conf • Static content is now served by a dedicated web server. then copies the WAR application to <IN BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Copy these folders from the WebLogic web application server to the Apache <WS_DIR>\htdocs folder on the Apache server. Copy the bobj. If Apache and WebLogic are on different machines. Related Topics • • How to use wdeploy on page 159 To deploy web applications on a remote machine on page 194 Deploying to Tomcat with wdeploy Using predeploy and predeployall The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. Update Apache httpd.conf files from the WebLogic web application server to the Apache <WS_DIR>\conf folder on the Apache server.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 177 .log Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location. Copy static content to the htdocs directory on the web server: • • • Extract the zip files on the web application server under <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\WebLogic6\resources. dynamic content will be automatically deployed to WebLogic by the following command. wdeploy. use the -Dwork_dir parameter.conf. you must include an entry in httpd. For example. Static content must be manually deployed to the remote Apache machine afterwards.<application>. to include AnalyticalReporting. and dynamic content is served by a dedicated web application server.

bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to Tomcat.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\tomcat55.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to Tomcat. wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 predeployall Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications. wdeploy. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 deployonlyall 178 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to Tomcat. wdeploy. but does not deploy the web application to the web application server. Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a InfoView to Tomcat. wdeploy.

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Using deploy and deployall

The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application, which is then deployed to the web application server. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy, then deploy, InfoView to Tomcat.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy

Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy, then deploy, all web applications to Tomcat.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 deployall

Using undeploy and undeployall

The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from Tomcat.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -DAPP=InfoViewApp -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 undeploy

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Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from Tomcat.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat5 undeployall

Related Topics

After deploying web applications on page 204

To deploy to separate Apache web and Tomcat web application servers
To reduce the load on a web application server, you can set up a separate, dedicated, web server to serve static content. All static content will be served by the web server, while dynamic content will be served by the web application server.
Note: This configuration requires that you use the wdeploy command to

split web application resources into static and dynamic content that can be deployed to separate web and web application servers. 1. Set up the Apache web server and ensure that it is working correctly. Load a web page, such as Apache's default test page, to verify that the web server is serving content correctly. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web server, and a port number if the server is not listening on port 80. For example: http://mywebserver.mycompany.com:80. 2. Ensure that your Tomcat web application server is working correctly. Open a web browser and enter the IP address or hostname of the web application server, and a port number. For example: http://myappserver.mycompany.com:8080.
Note: If you have any existing BusinessObjects Enterprise web

applications running on the server, they must be undeployed before continuing. 3. Download the Apache Tomcat connector from the Tomcat web site. The Apache Tomcat connector allows you to connect an Apache web server with a Tomcat web application server, so Apache can forward requests for dynamic resources to Tomcat.

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4. Follow the plug-in configuration instructions on the Apache web site for configuring the bridge between Apache web server and Tomcat web application server. Requests for dynamic resources are now forwarded to Tomcat when received by Apache. 5. Ensure that the bridge between the web server and web application server is working by pointing a browser to the web server and verifying that dynamic content from the web application server is served correctly. For example, visit the URL: http://mywebserver.mycompa ny.com:80/jsp-examples/. 6. If the web application server is installed on the same machine as BusinessObjects Enterprise, run wdeploy locally on that machine. If the web application server runs on a different machine, you must copy the wdeploy command and environment to the web application server. See To deploy web applications on a remote machine. 7. Configure wdeploy environment to separate content between the web server and the web application server. This is known as "distributed" mode. The wdeploy configuration files for Apache and Tomcat are located in <INSTALLDIR>\deployment. • Edit config.tomcat55. For example:
#Business Objects Configuration Utility as_dir=C:\Appserver\Tomcat5520 as_instance=localhost as_service_name=Tomcat5 as_service_key=HKLM\SOFTWARE\Apache Software Foundation\ Procrun 2.0\Tomcat5\Parameters\Java as_service_key_value=Options

Edit config.apache. For example:
#Business Objects Configuration Utility ws_dir=C:\Webserver\Apache224 connector_type=tomcat55 deployment_dir=C:\Webserver\Apache224\htdocs

8. Use wdeploy predeploy in distributed mode to split source web applications into separate static and dynamic resources. For example:

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Run the following command to extract static content for the Apache web server.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_mode=distributed -Dws_type=apache predeployall >> wdeploy.log

9. Run wdeploy deployonlyall command to deploy the dynamic content to Tomcat application server and static content to Apache. If Apache and Tomcat are on the same machine, static and dynamic content will be automatically deployed to servers by the following command:
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_mode=distributed -Dws_type=apache deployonlyall >> wdeploy.log

Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location, use

the -Dwork_dir parameter. If Apache and Tomcat are on different machines, dynamic content will be automatically deployed to Tomcat by the following command. Static content must be manually deployed to the remote Apache machine afterwards.
wdeploy.bat tomcat55 -Das_mode=distributed -deployonlyall >> wdeploy.log

Note: If your dynamic and static content are in a custom location, use

the -Dwork_dir parameter. Copy static content to the htdocs directory on the web server: • • • Extract the zip files on the web application server under <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\Tomcat55\resources. Copy these folders from the Tomcat web application server to the Apache <WS_DIR>\htdocs folder on the Apache server. Copy the bobj.<application>.conf files from the Tomcat web application server to the Apache <WS_DIR>\conf folder on the Apache server. Update Apache httpd.conf under <WS_DIR>\conf with the application config files. For each web application, you must include an entry in httpd.conf. For example, to include AnalyticalReporting, you would enter:
Include conf\bobj.AnalyticalReporting.conf

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How to use wdeploy on page 159 To deploy web applications on a remote machine on page 194

Deploying to Oracle with wdeploy
Using predeploy and predeployall

The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application, then copies the WAR application to <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\oas1013, but does not deploy the web application to the web application server. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to Oracle Application Server.
wdeploy.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy

Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to Oracle Application Server.
wdeploy.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 predeployall

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which is then deployed to the web application server.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 184 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. wdeploy.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . wdeploy.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to Oracle Application Server. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications. then deploy.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy. Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to Oracle Application Server.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 deployonlyall Using deploy and deployall The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications. wdeploy. InfoView to Oracle Application Server. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command.

wdeploy. wdeploy. all web applications to Oracle Application Server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 185 .bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 deployall Using undeploy and undeployall The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat oas1013 -Das_dir=C:\Oracle10gASR3\OracleAS_1 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from Oracle Application Server. wdeploy. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. then deploy. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from Oracle Application Server.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 -Das_instance=home -Das_appserver_name=oc4j_inst1 -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . then copies the WAR application to <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\nw2004. wdeploy. wdeploy. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to SAP Application Server.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy -Das_group_id=default_group -Das_admin_port=6003 -Das_admin_username=oc4jadmin -Das_admin_password=oracle12 undeployall Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying to SAP Application Server with wdeploy Using predeploy and predeployall The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. but does not deploy the web application to the web application server.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 predeployall 186 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to SAP Application Server.

which is then deployed to the web application server. then deploy.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to SAP Application Server. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to SAP Application Server. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 187 . Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command. wdeploy.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. wdeploy. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command. InfoView to SAP Application Server.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 deployonlyall Using deploy and deployall The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. wdeploy. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications.

bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 undeployall 188 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 deployall Using undeploy and undeployall The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . wdeploy. then deploy. wdeploy.bat nw2004 -Das_dir=C:\SAP -Das_instance=server1 -Das_sid=AS2 -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from SAP Application Server.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy -Das_admin_username=Administrator -Das_admin_password=password1 -Das_admin_port=50000 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy. all web applications to SAP Application Server. wdeploy. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from SAP Application Server.

GA -Das_instance=default -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to JBoss.4.0.0.properties file .bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4.GA BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Using predeploy and predeployall The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications. the following directories must be removed and JBoss restarted: • JBOSS_HOME/server/default/deploy/jbossweb-tomcat55.sar/jsf• • libs JBOSS_HOME/server/default/tmp JBOSS_HOME/server/default/work Note: To use the Javalog4j logging included with BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. wdeploy. then copies the WAR application to <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\jboss404.org/process-guide/en/html/logging.0.class loader scoping in the JBoss Development Process Guide: http://docs.html#d0e3341. wdeploy.bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4.jboss.3. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to JBoss.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 189 . To disable JSF.7 Using your own log4j. but does not deploy the web application to the web application server.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying to JBoss with wdeploy The Java Server Faces (JSF) bundled with the JBoss web application servers must be disabled for the Central Management Console (CMC) and InfoView web clients to work correctly.4. refer to section 10.

12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy -Das_instance=default predeployall Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server.GA -Das_instance=default -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy 190 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. then deploy.bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications. InfoView to JBoss.0.0. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command.4. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command.bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4.4. wdeploy. Example 1: InfoView using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to JBoss. wdeploy. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .4. wdeploy. which is then deployed to the web application server.GA -Das_instance=default deployonlyall Using deploy and deployall The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application.GA -Das_instance=default -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to JBoss.bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4.0. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy.

bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. wdeploy.4. then deploy. wdeploy. The predeployall command performs the predeploy command for all web applications. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from JBoss.0. wdeploy. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy.4.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 191 .bat jboss404 -Das_dir=C:\jboss-4. then copies the WAR application to <IN STALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\wasce20.4.GA -Das_instance=default undeployall Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying to WebSphere Community Edition with wdeploy Using predeploy and predeployall The predeploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application. all web applications to JBoss.0.GA -Das_instance=default -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from JBoss.0. but does not deploy the web application to the web application server.GA -Das_instance=default deployall Using undeploy and undeployall The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server.

bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 predeployall Using deployonly and deployonlyall The deployonly command deploys a web application that is specifically configured for the target web application server. wdeploy.bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deployonly Example 2: using wdeploy deployonlyall to deploy all predeployed web applications to WebSphere Community Edition.bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 deployonlyall 192 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The deployonlyall command performs the deployonly command for all web applications. wdeploy.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to predeploy InfoView to WebSphere Community Edition. wdeploy.bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to predeploy all web applications to WebSphere Community Edition. wdeploy.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Example 1: using wdeploy deployonly to deploy a predeployed InfoView to WebSphere Community Edition.

bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 deployall Using undeploy and undeployall The undeploy command uninstalls a previously deployed web application from the web application server. InfoView to WebSphere Community Edition. Example 1: using wdeploy undeploy to undeploy InfoView from WebSphere Community Edition. wdeploy. all web applications to WebSphere Community Edition. Example 1: using wdeploy deploy to predeploy.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 193 .bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 -DAPP=InfoViewApp undeploy BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. wdeploy. The deployall command performs the deploy command for all web applications. Running deployall is equivalent to running a predeployall command followed by a deployonlyall command. then deploy. wdeploy.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Using deploy and deployall The deploy command creates resources and configuration files for a specific web application.bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 -DAPP=InfoViewApp deploy Example 2: using wdeploy deployall to predeploy. Running deploy is equivalent to running a predeploy command followed by a deployonly command. then deploy. The undeployall command performs the undeploy command for all web applications. which is then deployed to the web application server.

Tip: Although you can customize the folder structure to meet your specific requirements. Create on Box 2 the following directories.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .bat wasce20 -Das_dir=C:\Program Files\ibm\WebSphere\AppServerCommunityEdi tion -Das_instance=server1 -Das_admin_port=1099 undeployall Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 To deploy web applications on a remote machine Use the procedure below to deploy web applications to a remote machine. In this procedure Box 1 refers to the machine hosting your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. • <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\. 2.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy Example 2: using wdeploy undeployall to undeploy all web applications from WebSphere Community Edition. • Copy all the contents under <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\ Note: This content is also available on the product distribution media under the following directory: Collaterals\Tools\wDeploy 194 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1.0\java\applications\ <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12. • <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise • • 12. and Box 2 is the remote machine on which no BusinessObjects Enterprise resources are currently installed. Copy the following files from Box 1 to Box 2. wdeploy.0\ <INSTALLDIR>\caf\ These directories reflect the default directory structure installed on Box 1. it is recommended that you maintain files within the same folder structure or hierarchy in Box 2 as in Box 1. The wdeploy folder will contain the wdeploy scripts and configuration files.

to modify the configuration file for WebLogic 9. If you are going to deploy CrystalReports. skip to step 5.0\java\applications\CrystalReports.0\ copy Init Config. you don't need to configure the war file directory for each web application. Enter the following parameter in a new line: war_dir The value of the parameter is the war file path name.properties Copy the contents of <INSTALLDIR>\caf\ 3.5 directory. a.properties to war_dir=C:\Program Files\ Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. You must provide all the required information to enable wdeploy to deploy the web application. b. For example. 4. you would set the value of war_dir in <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\apps\ CrystalReports.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 195 . you would modify the file to: as_dir=C:\bea92\user_projects\domains\base_domain as_instance=AdminServer as_admin_port=7001 as_admin_username=weblogic as_admin_password=weblogic The configuration file is located in the following directory:<INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\config. Set the Java_Home environment variable to JDK 1.properties). Configure the war file directory for each web application. 5. Repeat steps a-b for all the web applications you want to deploy to your web application server. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Modify the wdeploy configuration file for your web application server. If you keep all the war files in the same folder.war.<appserver> .Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 12 Tip: Remove the contents under <INSTALLDIR>/bobje/deploy ment/workdir after the file copy if that folder is not empty.0\java\applications From <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12. Open the properties file under <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\apps and modify the properties file for each web application (e.g CrystalRe ports.war c. • • • Copy all the contents under <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.

The modified file should look like the example below. 7.configdir</param-name> <param-value>C:\Performance Management 12.properties file. Extract PerformanceManagement. Repackage PerformanceManagement.log You can pass the -Dwar_dir (with the path to the WAR files) in the command line to specify the location from which wdeploy accesses non customized WAR files.0\java\applications\ b. If the Performance Management 12.xml file to the location of the InitConfig. to deploy Performance Management you must do the following: a. <context-param> <param-name>af.xml file is located in: \PerformanceManagement\WEB-INF. Related Topics • • How to use wdeploy on page 159 Prerequisites for using wdeploy on page 157 196 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.war from the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0 files you copied in step 2 are not located under the same folder structure as Box 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The web. Tip: You can drop the deployable war files to non-default location by passing the parameter -Dwork_dir=your desired location as part of the wdeploy command.war. Run the wdeploy script from its location in Box 2 by opening command line console and entering the following: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\wdeploy.0\java\ applications\” >> <logfilename>.bat <appserver> deployall -Dwar_dir=“<INSTALLDIR>\ BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. Set the af.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Deploying with wdeploy 6.configdir parameter in theweb.0</param-value> </context-param> c.

Desktop Intelligence. InfoView BusinessProcessBI Web services components CmcApp CmcAppActions CrystalReports dswsbobje InfoViewApp CMC (entry point) CMC Crystal Reports.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 Manually deploying to a web application server BusinessObjects Enterprise WAR files BusinessObjects Enterprise separates web application functionality into several Web ARchive (WAR) files. CMC. CMC. InfoView Web services components InfoView (entry point) InfoViewAppActions InfoView OpenDocument Open Document PerformanceManage Performance Management. Once you have installed BusinessObjects Enterprise the source files are available in the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 197 . WAR file AdminTools AnalyticalReport ing Used by Query Builder Web Intelligence.0\java\applications\ The following table summarizes the relationship between the WAR files and specific web applications in a BusinessObjects Enterprise deployment. InfoView ment PlatformServices PMC_Help CMC. making it easier to deploy only the web applications required by your organization. CMC. InfoView Performance Management BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

WAR file AdminTools Analytical Reporting WAS context path (default) /AdminTools /AnalyticalReporting BusinessPro /BusinessProcessBI cessBI CmcApp /CmcApp Note: You may use a different root context for CmcApp as long as the root context matches the name of the WAR file.war. can be deployed to fix context root locations on your web application server. InfoView Xcelsius data presentation XCTemplateUploader Xcelsius data presentation WAR file context roots All WAR files.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server WAR file VoyagerClient XCelsius Used by CMC. For example. with the exception of InfoViewApp and CmcApp. CmcAp pActions CrystalRe ports dswsbobje /CmcAppActions /CrystalReports /dswsbobje 198 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. a root context of /MyOrgCmc requires the WAR file to be named MyOrgCmc. The following table lists the context roots that must be used.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . unless otherwise noted.

Your web application server must be installed and running before you deploy any WAR file.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 WAR file WAS context path (default) InfoViewApp /InfoViewApp Note: You may use a different root context for InfoViewApp as long as the root context matches the name of the WAR file. 2. The order in which you deploy the WAR files for your web applications does not matter. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 199 . a root context of/MyOrgInfo requires the WAR file to be named MyOrgInfo. you should use the following guidelines. 1. However. For example. For more information see “Modifying Default Security Behavior ” in the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator's Guide. there is a specific order you must follow.war. if your deployment environment involves reverse proxy. InfoViewAp pActions OpenDocu ment /InfoViewAppActions /OpenDocument Performance /PerformanceManagement Management PlatformSer /PlatformServices vices PMC_Help Voyager Client XCelsius /PMC_Help /VoyagerClient /XCelsius XCTemplateU /XCTemplateUploader ploader Guidelines for deploying WAR files To successfully deploy the WAR files and to ensure your BusinessObjects web applications run properly.

If the application server is located on a machine other than your BusinessObjects Enterprise machine. 1.war and CmcAppActions. <context-param> <param-name>appservice. Note: • • Only two web applications can be renamed: InfoViewApp and CmcApp. Run the wdeploy predeploy command to prepare a single web application. Change CmcApp in the <param-value> tag shown below. The wdeploy tool must be used to generate deployable WAR files before they can be deployed to your web application server. or wdeploy predeployall to prepare all web applications. When deploying a web application with functionality shared between multiple WAR files.jsp</param-value> </context-param> To manually deploy web applications Ensure that your web application server and CMS are both running. To rename CmcApp. follow the steps in To prepare a manual deployment on a remote machine. each WAR file must reside within the same level of the context path. To rename InfoViewApp you can rename the application using the web application server administration console.default parameter in the web. As a general rule.url. you must update the appservice.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5520 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat55 -DAPP=InfoViewApp predeploy 200 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. to the new application name.xml file located in the WEB-INF directory of the CmcApp.default</param-name> <param-value>/NewCMC/App/appService. do not rename the WAR files.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . wdeploy. Example 1: using wdeploy predeploy to prepare InfoViewApp for deployment to Tomcat.war.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 3. The following steps will deploy a web application on a web application server using the application server's administrative console.url. 4.

wdeploy. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 Example 2: using wdeploy predeployall to prepare all web applications for deployment to Tomcat. Your web applications can now be manually deployed on your web application server. 2. Create on Box 2 the following directories. Related Topics • • • • • Where to find wdeploy on page 157 How to use wdeploy on page 159 Minimum user rights for deploying web applications on page 18 To prepare for manual deployment on a remote machine on page 201 Minimum user rights for deploying web applications on page 18 To prepare for manual deployment on a remote machine Use the procedure below to manually deploy web applications to a remote machine. 1. and Box 2 is the remote machine on which no BusinessObjects Enterprise resources are currently installed. The wdeploy command creates WAR or EAR files in <INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\workdir\<appserver>\application unless you specify the -Dwork_dir parameter. Repeat these steps for any other web applications that need to be installed. Follow the manual deployment procedure specific to your web application server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 201 . In this procedure Box 1 refers to the machine hosting your BusinessObjects Enterprise installation.bat tomcat55 -Das_dir=C:\Tomcat5520 -Das_instance=localhost -Das_service_name=Tomcat55 predeployall The wdeploy command will prepare the web application files for deployment on the web application server.

<INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. 2. it is recommended that you maintain files within the same folder structure or hierarchy in Box 2 as in Box 1. Set the Java_Home environment variable to JDK 1. skip to step 5.0\java\applications\ <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12. Configure the war file directory for each web application. The wdeploy folder will contain the wdeploy scripts and configuration files. Tip: Although you can customize the folder structure to meet your specific requirements. Enter the following parameter in a new line: war_dir The value of the parameter is the war file path name. Open the properties file under <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\apps and modify the properties file for each web application (e. b. Copy the following files from Box 1 to Box 2. • • • Copy all the contents under <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.5 directory. 202 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.g CrystalRe ports. a.0\java\applications From <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . you don't need to configure the war file directory for each web application. • Copy all the contents under <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\ Note: This content is also available on the product distribution media under the following directory: Collaterals\Tools\wDeploy Tip: Remove the contents under <INSTALLDIR>/bobje/deploy ment/workdir after the file copy if that folder is not empty.0\ copy Init Config.properties).properties Copy the contents of <INSTALLDIR>\caf\ 3.0\ <INSTALLDIR>\caf\ These directories reflect the default directory structure installed on Box 1. 4. If you keep all the war files in the same folder.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server • • • • <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\.

Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 If you are going to deploy CrystalReports. 5. If the Performance Management 12. Repeat steps a-b for all the web applications you want to deploy to your web application server.xml file is located in: \PerformanceManagement\WEB-INF .war.xml file to the location of the InitConfig. Modify the wdeploy configuration file for your web application server. to deploy Performance Management you must do the following: a.0</param-value> </context-param> c.0\java\applications\ b.configdir parameter in theweb.<appserver>. 6. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The modified file should look like the example below. For example.configdir</param-name> <param-value>C:\Performance Management 12.war c.properties file. Repackage the PerformanceManagement. Theweb.0\java\applications\CrystalReports.war. to modify the configuration file for WebLogic 9. you would set the value of war_dir in <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\apps\ CrystalReports. You must provide all the required information to enable wdeploy to prepare the WAR file for manual deployment. Set the af. <context-param> <param-name>af. Extract PerformanceManagement. you would modify the file to: as_dir=C:\bea92\user_projects\domains\base_domain as_instance=AdminServer as_admin_port=7001 as_admin_username=weblogic as_admin_password=weblogic The configuration file is located in the following directory:<INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\config.war from the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.properties to war_dir=C:\Program Files\ Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 203 .0 files you copied in step 2 are not located under the same folder structure as Box 1.

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7. Run the wdeploy script from its location in Box 2 by opening command line console and entering the following:
<INSTALLDIR>\deployment\wdeploy.bat <appserver> predeployall -Dwar_dir=“<INSTALLDIR>\ BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0\java\ applications\” >> <logfilename>.log

You can pass the -Dwar_dir (with the path to the WAR files) in the command line to specify the location from which wdeploy accesses non customized WAR files.
Tip: You can drop the deployable war files to non-default location by

passing the parameter -Dwork_dir=your desired location as part of the wdeploy command. 8. The wdeploy command creates WAR or EAR files in <INSTALLDIR>\de ployment\workdir\<appserver>\application unless you specify the -Dwork_dir parameter. Follow the manual deployment steps for your web application server. You are now prepared to manually deploy web applications on Box 2.
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After deploying web applications
To verify the web application server configuration, make sure that InfoView and the Central Management Console can be launched in a web browser. For example: • http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/INFOVIEW_CONTEXT • http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/CMC_CONTEXT Replace WAS_HOSTNAME with the hostname or IP address of your web application server, and PORT with the port number used for either HTTP or HTTPS communication. The default root context used for InfoView is In foViewApp; the default context used for the CMC is CmcApp.

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Deploying with the Administration console
Deploying with the WebSphere administrative console
Ensure that your WebSphere web application server is installed, configured, and running before deploying WAR files. Log in to the "WebSphere Application Server Administration" console using the following URL: http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/admin The WebSphere admininstration console's default port number is 9060. 1. Under the Applications heading of the console navigation menu, click Enterprise Applications on the left navigational pane. 2. Click the Install button and navigate to the location of the WAR file to deploy. 3. Enter a context root for the WAR file (e.g. CmcApp/ for CmcApp.war) and press the Next button, followed by Continue. 4. In "Step 1", give a unique name for your web application and proceed to "Step 2". 5. Highlight the server you created (or highlight server1 if you didn't create your own) from the Clusters and Servers and enable the Select checkbox. Proceed to "Step 3". 6. Select the virtual host you created (or default_host if you didn't create your own) from the Virtual Host drop-down list. Proceed to "Step 4". 7. Review the summary page, and press Finish when done. 8. Click Save to Master Configuration. 9. Click the Save link, then the Save button. 10. Under the Applications heading of the console navigation menu, click Enterprise Applications on the left navigational pane. 11. Verify that the WAR file was deployed, then click the Start button. Repeat steps 1-11 for each WAR file to deploy.
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Disable WebSphere JSF implementation
If pages rendered by WebSphere do not show cached values correctly, it may be using its own version of the Java Server Faces (JSF) library, rather than the JSF implementation supplied with BusinessObjects Enterprise. To correct this problem, you must manually reconfigure WebSphere for each web application that uses JSF: CmcApp, CmcAppActions, and PlatformServices. To disable the JSF implementation supplied with WebSphere, follow the instructions below. 1. Log in to the "WebSphere Application Server Administration" console using the following URL: http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/admin. The WebSphere administration console's default port number is 9060. 2. Browse to YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION > Manage Modules > YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION.war Replace YOUR_WEB_APPLICATION in the example above with the name of your web application. 3. Stop the web application, so its settings can be modified. 4. Select Classes loaded with application class loader first from the combo box. Restart the web application. 5. Repeat these steps for all other web applications that use JSF. Reload pages that display cached values. Cached values are now displayed correctly.

To deploy to a WebSphere cluster
To manually deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications to a WebSphere web application cluster distributed over multiple machines, you need to deploy the web applications to the machine hosting the WebSphere Deployment Manager. Once all the required web applications have been installed, you can use the WebSphere Integrated Solutions Console to separately deploy these applications to the cluster.
Tip: It is recommended that you install and configure a hardware or software

load balancer if running BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications on a WebSphere web application cluster. To configure the load balancer and cluster setup please consult your WebSphere documentation.

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To deploy your web applications to a WebSphere cluster use the following general workflow: 1. If BusinessObjects Enterprise is installed to the same machine hosting the WebSphere Deployment Manager, skip to step 3. If BusinessObjects Enterprise and the WebSphere Deployment Manager runs on different machines, you must first copy the wdeploy tool and environment to the machine hosting the WebSphere administration server. If you plan to deploy PerformanceManagement.war to the WebSphere cluster, you must copy InitConfig.properties from <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12.0\ to each managed server and ensure the file path of InitConfig.properties is matches the value specified for af.configdir param in web.xml in PerformanceMan agement.war as shown below:
<context-param> <param-name>af.configdir</param-name> <param-value>C:\Program Files\BusniessObjects\Per formance Management 12.0 </param-value> <context-param>

Note: The InitConfig.properties file should be located in C:\Program
Files\BusniessObjects\Performance Management 12.0 on each

machine hosting a managed WebSphere server. 2. Modify the config.websphere6 file located in the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\. You need to specify information for the server administrating the cluster as shown in the following example.
as_dir=C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer as_admin_port=8779 as_virtual_host=default_host as_admin_is_secure=false enforce_file_limit=true

3. Open a command-line console and run the following command:
C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment> wdeploy.bat websphere6 predeployall

4. Open the WebSphere Integrated Solutions Console. 5. Go to Applications > Enterprise Applications to separately install each web application you want to deploy from the following directory: :<INSTALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\websphere6\application\
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6. Follow the Install new application steps in the console to install the web application
Note: In "Map modules to servers", make sure that you highlight the

target cluster and select the module to install before clicking Apply. 7. After installing the application, click Save. 8. Repeat steps 5-7 for each EAR file you want to install. 9. Go to System administration > Nodes and select the nodes in the cluster that are not indicated as synchronized 10. Click Synchronize. 11. Go to Applications > Enterprise Applications to start the application you just installed.
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Deploying with the WebLogic administrative console
Ensure that your WebLogic web application server is installed, configured, and running before deploying WAR files. You must also have created a WebLogic domain in which to run BusinessObjects Enterprise. See your WebLogic documentation for information about creating a new domain.
Note:

Deployable web applications for WebLogic are in the following format in the wdeploy workdir folder: • WebServices (ProcessBI and dswsbobje) are folders • AnalyticalReporting and PerformanceManagement are EAR files • Rest of WebApps are WAR files WebLogic deployments must use an extracted dswsbobje.war. See To deploy dswsbobje.war to WebLogic on page 211.

1. Open the "WebLogic Administrative Console" with a web browser at a http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/console where WAS_HOSTNAME is the name of your WebLogic server and PORT_NUMBER is the port number on which the server listens. The "WebLogic Server Administration Console" web page is displayed. 2. In the left-hand navigation pane, click base_domain > Deployments .

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To configure the load balancer and cluster setup please consult your WebLogic documentation.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 The "Summary of Deployments" page is displayed. you need to deploy the web applications to the machine hosting the WebLogic administration server. you can use the WebLogic administration console to deploy these applications to the cluster. To deploy to a WebLogic cluster use the following general workflow: 1. Your changes are saved. When you've selected the file and specified any other parameters in the wizard. The WAR file is deployed to the WebLogic server. click the Finish button to deploy the file. When your WAR file has been deployed. 4. Tip: It is recommended that you install and configure a hardware or software load balancer if running BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications on a WebLogic web application cluster. Press the Activate Changes button to apply you're the changes to the web application server. 3. Press the Install button and navigate to the WAR file you wish to deploy. Once all the required web applications have been installed. After installing and setting up the WebLogic cluster. Click the Lock and Edit button in the left-hand pane. The domain is locked for editing. 6. you must press the Start button to initiate its execution. The web application you deployed will now start.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 209 . Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 To deploy to a WebLogic cluster To manually deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications to a WebLogic cluster distributed over multiple machines. 5. you need to create a WebLogic XML registry using the following default settings and target it to all managed servers as shown below: Property Name Value Registry name BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

apache. as_dir=c:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain as_instance=AdminServer as_admin_port=7001 as_admin_username=weblogic as_admin_password=password 4.0 </param-value> <context-param> 3.apache.SAXParserFacto ryImpl weblogic. Modify the config.configdir param in web.processor. If you plan to deploy PerformanceManagement.0\ to each managed server and ensure the file path of InitConfig.war to the WebLogic cluster.properties is matches the value specified for af.war as shown below: <context-param> <param-name>af.xalan.DocumentBuilder ry FactoryImpl SAX Parser Factory Transformer Factory weblogic.configdir</param-name> <param-value>C:\Program Files\BusniessObjects\Per formance Management 12.properties from <INSTALLDIR>\Performance Management 12.jaxp. Modify the PersistentStoreType setting in the weblogic. you must copy InitConfig.xerces.jaxp.weblogic9 located in the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\.xerces. skip to step 6. you must first copy the wdeploy tool and environment to the machine hosting the WebLogic administration server.xml file located in the following directory: 210 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . If BusinessObjects Enterprise and the WebLogic administration server run on different machines.weblogic. If BusinessObjects Enterprise is installed to the same machine hosting the WebLogic administration server.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server Property Value Document Builder Facto.xml in PerformanceMan agement.apache.Transformer FactoryImpl 2.weblogic10 or the config. You need to specify information for the server administrating the cluster as shown in the following example.

war.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\templates\weblogic. The modifiedweblogic. 7. select all the installed applications and go to Start > Servicing all requests.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 211 . the user must extract dswsbobje.xml settings will look like the example below: <weblogic-web-app> <session-descriptor> <session-param> <param-name>PersistentStoreType</param-name> <param-value>replicated</param-value> </session-param> </session-descriptor> 5. Use the WebLogic administration console to separately install each web application you want to deploy from the following directory: <INSTALLDIR>\deployment\workdir\weblogic10\application\. If the WAR file is not extracted and redeployed. In the "Select deployment targets" workflow select the cluster name and All servers in the cluster.war to WebLogic Before deploying web services WAR file on a WebLogic application server.war to a directory on the WebLogic web application server. 1.bat weblogic10 predeployall 6. Open a command-line console and run the following command: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment> wdeploy. Extract dswsbobje. After the "Select deployment targets" is complete. 8.xml. Example: “Deploying the complex deployment scenario” in this manual includes a step-by-step description of how to deploy web applications to a WebLogic 10 cluster. web services applications may display the error message “An XSD Exception occurred”. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Related Topics • • To deploy the WAR files to WebLogic 10 on page 272 To prepare the WAR files for deployment on page 271 To deploy dswsbobje.

• http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/manager/html 1. Select Install this deployment as an application and click Next. Open the web application in a web browser to confirm that it now runs. 10.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The list of web applications contains the dswsbobje web application. the context path must be MyWebApplication. Log on to the "Tomcat Manager Console". 5.war. 6. configured. Click Activate Changes.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 2. 3. 9. Set the Context Path for the web application to be deployed. 7. Press OK to confirm the changes. Select the dswsbobje web application and click Start. 12. 8. 11. 2. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying with the Tomcat administrative console Ensure that your Tomcat web application server is installed. The context path must be the name of the WAR file.war" path="<context_path>" crossContext="false" debug="0" reloadable="false" trust ed="false"/> 212 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. For example. Select the directory and click Next. but without its extension. Verify the settings and click Finish. The dswsbobje web application is started. Select the dswsbobje web application and click Start. A message will be displayed when the dswsbobje. and running before deploying WAR files.war web application has been successfully deployed. Go to Domain Structure > Deployments and click Install. For example: <Context docBase="<M>/WEB_APPLICATION. 4. Click Lock & Edit. Browse to the extracted dswsbobje. to deploy a web application packaged as MyWebApplica tion. Set the XML Configuration File setting to be an XML file that contains the context path and document base. 13.war directory. Log on to the "WebLogic Administration Console".

4. Click on the home OC4J container.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 213 . The home group is displayed under the Groups heading. 2. You must also have created an Oracle container for Java (OC4J) container in which to run BusinessObjects Enterprise.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 3. configured. you need to deploy the web applications on to each Tomcat instance. Enter the full path to the WAR file and press the Deploy button The WAR file you chose is deployed. Replace WAS_HOSTNAME with the hostname or IP address of your web application server. Open the Oracle Application Server Enterprise Manager server page at http://WAS_HOSTNAME:PORT/em. The Deploy: Select Archive window is displayed. Deploying with the Oracle Application Server administrative console Ensure that your Oracle Application Server web application server is installed. Currently deployed web applications are displayed. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Special considerations for deploying on Tomcat clusters To manually deploy web applications to a Tomcat web application cluster distributed over multiple machines. and running before deploying WAR files. Click on the Deploy button. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and PORT with the port number used for HTTP. The Oracle Application Server Control page is displayed. 3. The default port for Oracle Application Server is 7777. Tip: It is recommended that you install and configure a hardware or software load balancer if running BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications on a Tomcat web application cluster. To configure the load balancer and cluster setup please consult your Tomcat documentation. 1. You can use the administrative console to deploy the BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications to the webapps subfolder in the Tomcat home directory for each server instance. In the home OC4J container. click on the Applications tab.

war. If your application requires any class libraries. Select the class loading options you want enabled for the WAR file and press Next to proceed. Deploy: Application Attributes is displayed. 8. or browse. Deploy: Deployment Settings page is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Press the Next button to advance to the next step in the WAR deployment wizard.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 5. Step 2 of 3. 6. In the Configure Web Module Class Loaders field. Check the output of the Progress Messages log field that web application has been deployed. Ensure that the Archive is present on local host option is selected. in which case select Archive is already present on the server where Application Server Control is running. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying with the JBoss administrative console Ensure that your JBoss web application server is installed. for InfoView. to the WAR file in the Archive Location field. By default. press Next to proceed. 214 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click on the Deploy button to complete the deployment. When ready. and running before deploying WAR files. For example. 7. 11. unless the web application is already running on the server. Enter the full path. specify the location of JAR file containing the libraries. The Java Server Faces (JSF) bundled with the JBoss web application servers must be disabled for the Central Management Console (CMC) and InfoView web clients to work correctly. the context root will contain the application name. click on Configure Class Loading from the Deployment Tasks section. 9. Enter the application name and context root of the file you wish to deploy. The Step 3 of 3. 10. configured. the application name will be InfoView.

Copy your WAR files to the appropriate context root sub-directory under one of the above paths.war/ 06:23:09. refer to section 10. configured./tmp/deploy/tmp38470admin-exp. archive your web application server. The web application will be automatically deployed by JBoss when the file is copied to the appropriate directory. the following directories must be removed and JBoss restarted: • JBOSS_HOME\server\default\deploy\jbossweb-tomcat55..0/adminlaunch. First.class loader scoping in the JBoss Development Process Guide: http://docs.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 215 ..562 INFO. and you should see a message similar to the one shown below to confirm that the WAR deployment succeeded.7 Using your own log4j./BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. based upon the level of service provided by JBoss for your deployment. The following deployment paths are based upon the different levels of service: • JBOSS_HOME\server\all\deploy • JBOSS_HOME\server\default\deploy • JBOSS_HOME\server\minimal\deploy 1. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. [ReportSourceBridge] Servlet viewrpt started. warUrl=.jboss.html#d0e3341.906 INFO.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 To disable JSF. 2. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying with the SAP Application Server console Ensure that your SAP Application Server web application server is installed. Check the JBoss server log.properties file .3..0.TomcatDeployer deploy.org/process-guide/en/html/logging. and running before deploying WAR files. ctxPath=. 06:23:08..sar\jsflibs • • JBOSS_HOME\server\default\tmp JBOSS_HOME\server\default\work Note: To use the Javalog4j logging included with BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Connect to your J2EE engine using the Administrator account. In the "Deploy & Start" dialog window that appears. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 Deploying with the WebSphere Community Edition administrative console Ensure that your WebSphere Community Edition web application server is installed. Note: The wdeploy command-line deployment tool currently does not support deployment to WebSphere Community Edition. The web application will now be deployed. use the directory that contains the web application code directly: <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.bat from <SAP_HOME>\sap\J2E\JC01\j2ee\admin. 2.12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Scroll down to find 216 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Ensure the myfaces-deployer system module is turned off. click the Deploy button instead. If you would like to start the web application manually later. 1. You can only deploy web applications using the WebSphere Community Edition administrative console. 5. In the "Deploy Dialog" window. configured. select the EAR file archive you created earlier. Click on the System Modules link on the Console Navigation bar. verify the root context and display name properties. select the Cluster tab and expand the Server > Services > Deploy node within the J2E tree. and running before deploying web applications.0\java\applications Log in to the WebSphere"Application Server Community Edition Administrative Console" using the following URL: http://WAS_HOST NAME:PORT/console The WebSphere Community Edition admin console's default port number is 8880. Click OK when done. Start the "Visual Administrator" tool by running go. To deploy BusinessObjects Enterprise web applications with the administrative console. 3. Press OK to deploy. Click Deploy & Start in the Runtime tab of the right-hand pane. In the "Visual Administrator". Then click on the Expert User check box located at the top. 4.

org/xml/ns/security-1.apache.0. Click the archive Browse button and navigate to the location of the directory that contains the web application to deploy. Here is a standard geronimo-web.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 217 .configs/myfaces-deployer/2. 3. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.apache. 4. 2. Under the Applications heading of the console navigation menu.1/car and click on the Stop link.org/xml/ns/naming-1.2"> <sys:environment> <sys:moduleId> <sys:groupId>com. such as Start app after install or Redeploy application. For example.2" xmlns:nam="http://geronimo. use <sys:artifac tId>InfoViewApp</sys:artifactId> and <context-root>/In foViewApp</context-root>. click Deploy New in the left navigational pane.xml file to the WEB-INF directory of each web application file. Add a geronimo-web.apache.org/xml/ns/deployment-1.businessobjects</sys:groupId> <sys:artifactId>CmcApp</sys:artifactId> <sys:version>2.apache.faces</sys:filter> </sys:hidden-classes> <sys:non-overridable-classes/> </sys:environment> <context-root>/CmcApp</context-root> </web-app> Note: The sys:artifactId and context-root elements must be updated with the name of the web application being deployed.sun.faces</sys:filter> <sys:filter>javax. Select any other options you want to use. The myfaces-deployer module is turned off. <INSTALLDIR>\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.2" xmlns:sec="http://geronimo. 5. Click the Install New button to view the "Install New Applications" screen. to add geronimo-web.geronimo.org/xml/ns/j2ee/web1.2" xmlns:sys="http://geronimo.1</sys:version> <sys:type>war</sys:type> </sys:moduleId> <sys:dependencies/> <sys:hidden-classes> <sys:filter>com.Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 12 org.0.xml file for use with CmcApp: <web-app xmlns="http://geronimo.0.apache.0\java\applica tions 6.xml to InfoViewApp.

a list of installed web applications is displayed. Related Topics • After deploying web applications on page 204 218 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Repeat steps 2-5 for each application to deploy.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .12 Post Installation Web Application Deployment Manually deploying to a web application server 7. Click Install to install the web application. Verify that the web application was deployed. After the web application is deployed. 8.

Deployment Scenarios 13 .

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Each example includes a deployment diagram.13 Deployment Scenarios Overview of deployment scenarios Overview of deployment scenarios To improve your experience in installing and deploying BusinessObjects Enterprise this section provides three sample scenarios. Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition Installation platform for BusinessObjects Enterprise 220 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. These examples are for illustrative purposes.Desktop Intelligence . System layers • • • Data Tier: one machine with existing database server Server Tier: one machine for hosting the framework servers and another for all other BusinessObjects servers Client Tier: one machine for installing and running Desktop Intelligence Configuration details • • • A firewall exists between client and server tiers Only the ports required for the communication between the desktop client and the server tier are open on the firewall BusinessObjects servers are distributed over two machines. functional requirements and pre-conditions.connecting to the BusinessObjects Enterprise back-end server behind a firewall. key configuration details. key tasks. The three scenarios focus on three deployment characteristics: • • • Desktop client to server Basic n-tier Complex deployment Desktop client to server scenario Desktop client to server overview This scenario illustrates a simple client to server scenario which involves a desktop client application .

Setting up the server tier. Setting up the firewall. Setting up the client tier. 1. Setting up the data tier.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 221 . 4. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Summary of required tasks The desktop client to server deployment scenario involves the following tasks in the order listed below.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 Database for Central Management Server (CMS) Web application server Firewall Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Not relevant Linux iptables Desktop client to server diagram The following diagram illustrates the system overview for the scenario once it is implemented. 2. 3.

Record the settings used for creating of the CMS database. Create or import a new database for the CMS. Install a version of Microsoft Windows with the appropriate service packs and updates required by Microsoft SQL Server 2005.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Setting Name of database server instance Administrator account name Administrator account password Database character set encoding Example DBSERVER1_sql sa password UTF-8 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 is now installed and ready to be used by BusinessObjects Enterprise. ensure that you have a working network connection between the machines. CMS database setting CMS database name Username for CMS database access Password for CMS database access Example BOE120 bobjuser mypassword 222 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. You will need these settings when you come to install BusinessObjects Enterprise servers and clients. as well as auditing or Performance Management databases if required. Make note of the following settings you use during the installation. 2.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario Deploying the desktop client to server scenario To set up the data tier This scenario calls for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 running on a supported Microsoft Windows operating system. Advanced administrative knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and Microsoft Windows products is assumed. If your CMS and database servers are installed on separate computers. 1. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2005.

You have set up the machine running the CMS with a database connection. 2. 3... Note: This scenario does not include a network firewall between the CMS and database servers. Enter the settings you used when you created the database above. Verify the network connectivity between the server hosting the CMS and the database server by attempting to connect to the database from the server hosting the CMS. You need administrative privileges on both machines that will host the BusinessObjects Enterprise server components. Run setup. Follow the instructions below to install the framework servers. The server hosting the CMS is now able to communicate with the newly created Microsoft SQL Server 2005 database. on which you will install all other server components.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. The default listener port number used by SQL Server is 1433. The database port number must be entered during the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation.framework servers Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition has to be installed and running. Designate second machine. This can be done from the Control Panel in Microsoft Windows under Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Data Sources (ODBC) > System DSN > BOE120 > Configure > Next > Next. create a System DSN entry in the Microsoft Windows"ODBC Data Source Administrator" Control Panel tool. Designate a machine as SERVER 1 on which you will install framework servers. SERVER 2. To set up the server tier . 1. Set up a DSN database connection on the machine hosting the CMS.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 223 .Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 A CMS database is now available for use. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. On each system that needs to access the database. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed.. Remember: The ability to connect to your database server may require a change to the Windows Firewall settings on both machines. Use Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Data Sources (ODBC) > System DSN > Add. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Left-click on the icon beside Server Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. b. 6. 10. Choose Custom or Expand install. 224 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Left-click on the icon beside Input File Repository Server and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. Left-click on the icon beside Central Management Server and select Will be installed on local hard drive. 9. The Central Management Server option will be installed but not the two subfeatures listed under the item: MySQL and Auditing. Left-click on the icon beside Event Server and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. The "Choose Language Packs" screen is displayed. Left-click on the icon beside Central Configuration Manager and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. Organization. and Product Keycode. 4. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. Click Next. Note: English is a required language and is automatically selected. e. Expand Server Components. d. 3. 11.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. c.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The "User Information" screen is displayed. 5. Enter the requested information for Full Name. Left-click on the icon beside Output File Repository Server and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. Click Next. a. Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. 8. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Click Next. Select any Language Packs you want to install. The Client Components icon changes to .

15. 16. Enter SIA_1 in the Node Name field and click Next. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 13. Select SQL Server (ODBC) from the Select existing CMS database drop-down list and click Browse. Enter the following SQL Server user information and then click Next.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 f. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. 18. Click Next. 12. Select Yes. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. Click Next. 17.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 225 . The "CMS Database Information" screen is displayed. 14. Enter BOBJ_admin in both CMS Administrator Password and Confirm Password. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. enter information for the new CMS Fields are provided for you to enter and confirm a password for the CMS Administrator.

Select BOE120 from the Database drop-down list. Click OK. 226 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. b. c. 20.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario a. d. Enter bobjuser as your Login ID and password as your Password. Select my company database as the data source. 19. You are returned to the "CMS Database Information" screen. Click Next. Click Next to start the installation.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 227 . 2. You must now install all remaining BusinessObjects Enterprise server components on SERVER 2. Click Finish once the following screen is displayed. Note: If you are installing from a CD and if the Autoplay is enabled for your CD-ROM drive. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. To add servers to the server tier You need to install the framework servers on SERVER 1 before you can add any servers to the server tier. Run setup. Use the following instructions to add BusinessObjects Enterprise servers to the CMS cluster you have installed on SERVER 1. the Autorun program will start automatically.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 Click Finish once the following screen is displayed. 1. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

6. and Product Keycode. Note: English is a required language and is automatically selected. Left-click on the icon beside Event Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 4. Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. a. Left-click on the icon beside Input File Repository Server and select select Entire feature will be unavailable. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. e. Left-click on the icon beside Central Configuration Manager and select Entire feature will be unavailable . The "Select Features" screen is displayed. 3. The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. Click Next. b. Expand Server Components. Enter the requested information for Full Name. Click Next. Click Next. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. The "User Information" screen is displayed. Left-click on the icon beside Output File Repository Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 10. The Client Components icon changes to .0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. Organization. 9. 8.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select any Language Packs you want to install. Choose Custom or Expand install. d.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 228 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 5. c. Left-click on the icon beside Central Management Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable.

Click Next. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. Enter SIA_2 in the Node Name field and click Next. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. the "Select Features" screen should appear as shown in the following image. Enter SERVER1 for CMS Host Name. 11. and password in both CMS Administrator Password and Confirm password.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 After implementing the selections. Click Next to start the installation. Click Finish once the following screen is displayed. 15. Click Next.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 229 . 14. 13. 12. 16.

and open a browser and type in the following URL: http://SERVER1:8080/Cm cApp/App/.OutputFileRepository 1. Use the machine you designated to run the client tier. You need to assign static port values to the following servers: Server name SIA_1. 230 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .InputFileRepository SAI_1. Type the following configuration information and click Log On.CentralManagementServer SIA_1.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario To assign static port values to servers Access the Central Management Console (CMC) on the machine named SERVER1.

Note: Advanced administrative knowledge of Red Hat Linux products is required for these steps. and 6406 . The SIA_1. Repeat steps 3-5 for the following servers: Server name SIA_1.when configuring the firewall. To configure the firewall The iptables firewall is running on a supported Red Hat Linux operating system with two network interface cards (NIC). 3. A list of all available servers is displayed in a new screen. The list of available servers is displayed again. Deselect Auto assign and type 6402 in Request Port under "Common Settings". such as the internet.OutputFileRepository Port number to specify 6404 6406 You will need to pass the port numbers .CentralManagementServer properties are displayed. 5.InputFileRepository SIA_1. Double-click the SIA_1.CentralManagementServer entry. 6. 2. 4.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 231 . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Save & Close. Click Servers under the "Organize" column. the other (interface eth1) is connected to an external unsecure network.6402.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 Field System User Name Password Authentication Type Required configuration information SERVER1 Administrator BOBJ_admin Enterprise The CMC Home page is displayed. One network card (interface eth0) is connected to an internal secure network. 6404.

2.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario The following steps illustrate how to forward requests from clients on an unsecure external (interface eth1) network to the server tier running on a secure. Tip: The command ifconfig -a will display network interface information. or by logging in as the root user. 1. four ports must be forwarded to the server tier from external clients on the external network (eth1): • CMS Name Server port: 6400. and media access card (MAC) information for each NIC in your system. Typical servers used by external clients include the CMS. Determine the network IP address. Log in to your Red Hat Linux server. Record the network information in a safe place. by becoming a member of the admin group. Add exceptions to the iptables firewall rules that forward incoming client requests to the server tier on the appropriate ports. Clients on an unsecured network outside the firewall can now access the server tier through the firewall. you need root priviliges. • Output FRS port 6406. and the Connection Server. In this scenario. 3. the sever named CMS Server uses two port numbers to communicate with clients. • CMS Request port: 6402. Note: As iptables is configured from the command-line. • Input File Repository Server (FRS) port: 6404. open the Central Management Console (CMC) and go to Servers > Central Management Server > your server and note the number for Request Port and Name Server Port. Tip: To determine which ports are used by servers. interface. Note: This must be done for each port used by every server you want accessible from outside your network. 232 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. firewalled network (interface eth0). Desktop Intelligence. You must forward both ports on the firewall's external NIC to the CMS server connected to the internal NIC. For example.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . This can be achieved with the su or sudo commands.

Follow the steps below to Desktop Intelligence and 1. 2. "Please Choose Setup Language" is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 233 . Select the language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK.exe from the root directory of your product distribution.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 To set up the client tier Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition has to be installed and running on the machine on which you will install Desktop Intelligence. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Run setup. 3. Click Install to launch the installation setup program.

13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 234 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed after you specify a language for the installation setup. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next to proceed with the installation setup. 4.

Select the language packs and click Next. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Choose Language Packs" screen is displayed.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 5. The "Directory Selection" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 235 . Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. 6.

236 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The Client Components icon changes to 9.click on Desktop Intelligence. Expand Client Components and left.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . The "Select Features" screen is displayed. Accept the default directory by clicking "Next". Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 7. 8.

0 Client Tool has been successfully installed" is displayed.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 10. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. Click Next to start the installation. The installation process begins and is completed once "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 11.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 237 . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive and click Next.

c.0 > BusinessObjects Enterprise Client Tools > Desktop Intelligence The "User Identification" dialog is displayed. The Desktop Intelligence is now installed on your machine.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Finish. Type password for Password. 238 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.13 Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 12. 14. Provide the following information: a. 13. Go to Programs > BusinessObjects XI 3. b. Type Administrator for User Name. Type SERVER1 for System.

BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select Generate a standard report and click Begin.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 239 . 15.Deployment Scenarios Desktop client to server scenario 13 The "New Report Wizard" is displayed.

Web Tier: One machine in hosting the web application server. processing and performance management (PMC) servers. Client Tier: One machine running the Live Office application. System layers • • • • Data Tier: One machine used to host the database server.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario Basic N-tier scenario N-tier scenario overview This section describes how to setup a scenario in which a web browser accesses BusinessObjects Enterprise system through web applications. 240 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Server Tier: Three machines hosting the framework. Configuration details Installation platform for BusinessObjects Enterprise Database for Central Management Server (CMS) Web application server Firewall Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition Oracle 10g R2 Oracle 10g R3 Linux iptables Basic n-tier diagram The following diagram illustrates the system overview for the scenario once it is implemented.

Setting up the data tier Setting up the server tier Setting up the web tier Setting up the firewall Setting up the client tier Deploying the N-tier scenario To set up the data tier The following steps require that you have already installed a version of Microsoft Windows that meets the installation requirements for Oracle 10g R2. 1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 241 . Advanced administrative knowledge of Oracle and Microsoft Windows products is assumed. 3. 4. 2. 5. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 Summary of required tasks The basic n-tier deployment scenario involves the following tasks in the order listed below.

you also require access to your existing corporate reporting database. CMS database setting Username for CMS tablespace access Password for CMS tablespace access System privileges for user access Example mycompanyuser mypassword create table. This is the database that hosts your organization's data. 242 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. If your CMS and database servers are installed on separate computers. as well as auditing or Performance Management databases if required. You will need these settings when you come to install BusinessObjects Enterprise servers and clients. Setting Name of database server Administrator account name Administrator account password Database character set encoding Example BOE120 bobjuser password UTF-8 An Oracle database is now installed and ready to be used by BusinessObjects Enterprise. create procedure A CMS tablespace is now available for use. create session. Note: In addition to databases for CMS.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . auditing. against which BusinessObjects Enterprise applications run. or performance management. Create or import a new tablespace for the CMS.13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario This database will be used to hold CMS data. Record the settings used for creating of the CMS database. Additional database will be created for auditing or performance management if required. Install Oracle 10g R2. Make note of the following settings you use during the installation. ensure that you have a working network connection between the machines. 1. 2.

5.pmpassword cess System privileges for user access create table. Create or import a new tablespace for the Performance Management tablespace. create procedure A Performance Management tablespace is now available for use.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 243 . Performance Management database setting Performance Management database name Example bobjpm Username for PM database ac. Record the settings used for creating of the Performance Management tablespace. if required. if required. You have set up CMS. Install the Oracle database drivers onto all CMS servers.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 3. and any clients that need direct database access. 4. auditing. create session. Auditing database setting Example Username for auditing tablespace audituser access Password for auditing tablespace auditpassword access System privileges for user access create table. create procedure An auditing database is now available for use. and performance management databases. Create or import a new tablespace for the auditing database. You have also installed a file repository server network-shared BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. create session. Your CMS server machines are now able to communicate with your newly created Oracle 10g R2 databases. as required. Record the settings used for creating of the auditing tablespace.pmuser cess Password for PM database ac.

The "Install Type" screen is displayed 244 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Designate the machines SERVER1. Ensure that this firewall is configured appropriately.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. You need administrative privileges on the three machines that will host the BusinessObjects Enterprise servers.exe from the root directory of your product distribution.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 6. 4. Verify the connectivity between your CMS and database machines by attempting to connect to the database from the CMS machine(s). Note: This scenario includes a network firewall between the client browser and web application server. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. 5. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Next. The default listener port number used by Oracle is 1521. Enter the requested information for Full Name. Follow the instructions below to install all the servers on SERVER1. Click Next.13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario directory. 2. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed. The database port number must be entered during the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. Organization. SERVER2. 1. and SERVER3. Select any Language Packs you want to install. The "User Information" screen is displayed. Click Next. To set up the server tier Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition has to be installed and running on the three machines running the server tier. 3. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. Run setup. and Product Keycode. Remember: The ability to connect to your database server from your CMS server may require a change to the Windows Firewall settings on both machines.

Enter password in both Password and Confirm password. a. Select Auditing Database and repeat steps 10-11. 13. Select the Install Tomcat application server option and click Next. Type Administrator in User name . The "CMS Database Information" screen is displayed. The "Configure Tomcat" screen is displayed 14. 15. b. Click Next to start the installation. 16.0 has been successfully installed" is displayed. Select Oracle from the CMS database drop-down list. Do not modify any of the values in the input fields and click Next. The installation process begins and is completed when "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The Server Components Configuration screen is displayed. Select Launch BusinessObjects Administration Console and click Finish to exit. Enter SIA_1 in Node Name and click Next. 10. In the fields provided provide the following configuration for your Oracle database: Setting Server Username Password value DBSERVER1_ora mycompanyuser mypassword 12. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. Select New and Use an existing database server in the "Install Type" screen. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. 17. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 245 . BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. A new browser window opens and within a few seconds you are prompted to log into the Central Management Console (CMC). Click Next. Type SERVER1 in System..Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 7. 11. Click Next. Verify the connectivity between the BusinessObjects CMS and your MS SQL server by logging onto the CMC. 8. 9.

You must now install another set of BusinessObjects Enterprise servers on the machine designated SERVER2. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. 5. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. Choose Custom or Expand install. Click Next. Use the following instructions to install BusinessObjects Enterprise servers to SERVER2. To add processing servers to cluster You need to install the framework servers on SERVER 1 before you can add any servers on SERVER2. Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Type password in Password. The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. The Client Components icon changes to . d. Click Log On to access the CMC. Click Next in the "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 4. verifies that the BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS is communicating with the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 database server. Run setup.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 1. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed. 8. Organization. 246 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 6. Click Next. and Product Keycode.13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario c. Select any Language Packs you want to install. Accessing the CCM home page. 3. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. 9. Enter the requested information for Full Name. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. The "User Information" screen is displayed.0 Installation Wizard".

Click Next. a. f. Left-click on the icon beside Output File Repository Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable. After implementing the selections. d. 12. and password for CMS Administrator Password. c.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 247 . Left-click on the icon beside Event Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. Left-click Central Management Server and select Entire feature will be unavailable.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 10. b. Left-click Dashboard and Analytics Servers and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 6400 for Existing CMS Port. Left-click on the icon beside Central Configuration Manager and select Entire feature will be unavailable . 11. e. the "Select Features" screen should appear as shown in the following image. . Left-click on the icon beside Input File Repository Server and select select Entire feature will be unavailable. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Expand Server Components. Enter SERVER1 for CMS Host Name.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next in the "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Enter SIA_2 in the Node Name field and click Next. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. Click Finish once the following screen is displayed. Run setup.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. Use the following instructions to add BusinessObjects Enterprise servers to SERVER3. To add PMC servers to the cluster You need to install the framework servers on SERVER 1 before you can add any servers to the server tier. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. 3. 15. Click Next. 2. Click Next to start the installation. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed.13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13.0 Installation Wizard". 16. 248 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1. 14. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed.

Expand Server Components.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 249 . 13. 4. 11. Organization. 6. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. 15. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Enter SERVER1 for CMS Host Name. 5. 18. Enter SIA_3 in the Node Name field and click Next. Click Next. The Client Components icon changes to . Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. 12. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. 9. Select Auditing Database and repeat steps 10-11. Choose Custom or Expand install. 16. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. Enter the requested information for Full Name. 14. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. Click Next. and password for CMS Administrator Password. Select Oracle from the CMS database drop-down list. Click Next. Left-click Dashboard and Analytics Servers and select Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive. 8. The "User Information" screen is displayed. 6400 for Existing CMS Port. Click Next. 19. Click Next to start the installation. Select any Language Packs you want to install. 17. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and Product Keycode. 10. Left-click on the icon beside Server Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. Click Finish once the following screen is displayed.

13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario To set up the web tier You need to install and configure Oracle Application Server 10g R3 on a machine running Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition.1. To configure the application use the following setup parameters.3\Oracle_AS1 Use the following steps to install the web applications to the “managedserver1” machine.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Setup parameter Port Username Password Server Instance Installation Directory value 8080 admin oracle WEBSERVER1 c:\product\10. 250 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

6400 for Existing CMS Port. Click Next. Click Next. 4. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. Click Next in the "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0 Installation Wizard". Enter the requested information for Full Name. Expand Web Tier Components. Type SERVER1 for Existing CMS Hostname. and password for CMS Administrator Password. 3. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. Organization. and Product Keycode. Left-click on the icon beside Tomcat and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. 9. The "User Information" screen is displayed. 2. Click Next. Select any Language Packs you want to install. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. Run setup. Click Next.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 251 . Choose Web Tier and click Next . The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 8. 6. 5. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 1. 10. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. The "Select Features" screen is displayed.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Choose Oracle Application Server 10g R3 from list of supported web application servers and click Next.13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario The "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. 11. 252 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 The "Configure Web Application Server" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 253 . admin for Username. and WEBSERVER1 for Server Instance. Type 8080 for Port. password for Password. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 12.

firewalled network (interface eth0). 254 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Next twice to start the installation.0 has been successfully installed" is displayed. The installation process begins and is completed when "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. such as the internet. The following steps illustrate how to forward requests from clients on an unsecure external (interface eth1) network to port 8080 on for a Oracle Application Server 10g R3 web application server running on a secure. Click Finish to exit. 14. the other (interface eth1) is connected to an external unsecure network. One network card (interface eth0) is connected to an internal secure network. To configure the firewall The iptables firewall is running on a supported Red Hat Linux operating system with two network interface cards (NIC).0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .13 Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13. Note: Advanced administrative knowledge of Red Hat Linux products is required for these steps.

6. you need root priviliges. Click Start > Programs > Microsoft Office. or PowerPoint to launch the application. Insert the BusinessObjects Live Office XI 3. Follow the on-screen instructions in the Live Office Installation Wizard to complete the installation procedure. Click LiveOffice > Options > Enterprise. Log in to your Red Hat Linux server. by becoming a member of the admin group. The Live Office Installation Wizard is displayed. 2. Record the network information in a safe place. 4. interface. Word. Note: As iptables is configured from the command-line. and media access card (MAC) information for each NIC in your system. Choose your preferred language for the installation setup from the list on the left and click Install.Deployment Scenarios Basic N-tier scenario 13 1. 1. Add an exception to the iptables firewall rules that forwards incoming client requests on port 8080 to port 8080 on the web application server. enter your BusinessObjects Enterprise credential in the following fields: • User name • Password BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 3. Clients on an unsecured network outside the firewall can now access the web application server through the firewall on port 8080. To set up the client tier You need to install Microsoft Office 2003 on the machine on which you run the client tier. 2. 5. Determine the network IP address.0 CD into your computer CD-ROM drive. This can be achieved with the su or sudo commands. and select Microsoft Excel. or by logging in as the root user. 3.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 255 . Tip: The command ifconfig -a will display network interface information. When the Options dialog box appears.

and multiple instances of the remaining servers clustered on two separate machines. Complex deployment scenario Complex deployment overview The following scenario illustrates an end to end scenario which combines split web and server tiers.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Web Tier: two web application servers installed on separate machines running as a cluster with fail. click Log On and then click OK. The web tier contains a load balancer and clustered web applications clustered on two separate machines. The server tier comprises clustered Central Management (CMS) and File Repository servers. Client Tier: a browser used to log into Central Management Console (CMC). Server Tier: all BusinessObjects Enterprise servers installed on two machine running as a cluster. Select the Enterprise authentication method from the drop-down list.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 7. Configuration details Installation platform for BusinessObjects Enterprise Database for Central Management Server (CMS) Web application server Load balancer Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition Microsoft SQL Server 2005 WebLogic 10 Cisco CSS 11500 series load balancer 256 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.. System layers • • • • Data Tier: contains databases used by the CMS and File Repository servers.over support through load balancer. 8. Enter http://WEBSERVER1:8080/dswsbobje/services/session in the Web Service URL and System fields.

6. 5. 2.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 Firewall Linux iptables running on Red Hat Linux with two network interface cards (NIC) Complex deployment diagram The following diagram illustrates the system overview for the scenario once it is implemented. 3. Summary of required tasks The complex deployment scenario involves the following tasks in the order listed below.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 257 . 4. Setting up the data tier Setting up the server tier Setting up the web tier Configuring the load balancer Setting up the firewall Setting up the client tier BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 1.

2. Make note of the following settings you use during the installation. In the examples below. If your CMS and database servers are installed on separate computers. this database system is named DBSERVER1. 1. Create or import a new database for the CMS.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario Deploying the complex deployment scenario To set up the data tier This scenario calls for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 running on a supported Microsoft Windows operating system. as well as auditing or Performance Management databases if required. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2005. You will need these settings when you come to install BusinessObjects Enterprise servers and clients. CMS database setting CMS database name Username for CMS database access Password for CMS database access Example BOE120 bobjuser mypassword 258 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Record the settings used for creating of the CMS database. ensure that you have a working network connection between the machines. Install a version of Microsoft Windows with the appropriate service packs and updates required by Microsoft SQL Server 2005. Setting Name of database server instance Administrator account name Administrator account password Database character set encoding Example DBSERVER1_sql sa password UTF-8 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 is now installed and ready to be used by BusinessObjects Enterprise.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

Your CMS server are now able to communicate with your newly created Microsoft SQL Server 2005 databases. 5.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 A CMS database is now available for use. You have also installed a file repository server network-shared directory. if required. create a System DSN entry in the Microsoft "ODBC Data Source Administrator" Control Panel tool. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Create or import a new database for auditing database. On each system that needs to access the database. Enter the settings you used when you created the database(s) above. Record the settings used for creating of the Performance Management database. 3. Set up a DSN database connection on the BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS and any clients that need direct database access. The database port number must be entered during the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation. 4. You have set up CMS.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 259 . as required. Create or import a new database for Performance Management database. Performance Management database setting Performance Management database name Username for PM database access Password for PM database access Example bobjpm pmuser pmpassword A Performance Management database is now available for use. if required. and performance management databases. Auditing database setting Auditing database name Username for auditing database access Password for auditing database access Example bobjaudit audituser auditpassword An auditing database is now available for use. Record the settings used for creating of the auditing database. The default listener port number used by SQL Server is 1433. auditing.

13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario Verify the connectivity between your CMS and database machines by attempting to connect to your database(s) from the CMS server(s) after installing BusinessObjects Enterprise. The "User Information" screen is displayed.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. Note: This scenario does not include a network firewall between the CMS and database servers. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed. 5. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. 6. Remember: The ability to connect to your database server from your CMS server may require a change to the Windows Firewall settings on both machines.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . To set up the server tier Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition has to be installed and running. Click Next. Designate one machine SERVER1 and the other SERVER2. The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select any Language Packs you want to install. Click Next. Run setup. Enter the requested information for Full Name. 1.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. 2. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. Click Next. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK. Organization. and Product Keycode. You need administrative privileges on both machines that will host the BusinessObjects Enterprise servers. Follow the instructions below to install all the servers on SERVER1. 260 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Next. Select New and Use an existing database server in the "Install Type" screen. The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. The Server Components Configuration screen is displayed. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. 4. 3.

b. 11. Select my company database from the list under Data Source Name.. a. The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Select SQL Server (ODBC) from the CMS database drop-down list and click Browse. Select Auditing Database and repeat steps 10-11 to configure user credentials through the ODBC DSN for the auditing database. When ODBC DSN is displayed in the "CMS Database Information" screen click Next.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 261 . The "CMS Database Information" screen is once again displayed. 10. Click OK to validate and save your user credential information. Click Next. Enter bobjuser and paword in the Login ID and Password fields.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 8. d. Select BOE120 from the list under Database. Enter SIA_1 in Node Name and click Next. Enter password in both Password and Confirm password. The "CMS Database Information" screen is displayed. 9. 12. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. c. Input your Microsoft SQL Server user credentials through the preconfigured ODBC DSN.

262 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. d. 17. The installation process begins and is completed when "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. verifies that the BusinessObjects Enterprise CMS is communicating with the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 database server. 15. A new browser window opens and within a few seconds you are prompted to log into the Central Management Console (CMC). The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed. Type password in Password. The "Configure Tomcat" screen is displayed 14. Type Administrator in User name . 16. Run setup.exe from the root directory of your product distribution. Accessing the CCM home page. Select the Install Tomcat application server option and click Next. You need administrative privileges on the SERVER2 machine. 1. 2. Verify the connectivity between the BusinessObjects CMS and your MS SQL Server by logging onto the CMC. You must now install another set of BusinessObjects Enterprise servers on the machine designated SERVER2. Follow the instructions below to install BusinessObjects Enterprise server components which will be clustered to the CMS you installed on SERVER1.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario The "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. Click Log On to access the CMC. 13. Select Launch BusinessObjects Administration Console and click Finish to exit. c. b. Click Next to start the installation. To set up a CMS cluster Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition has to be installed and running. Do not modify any of the values in the input fields and click Next. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .0 has been successfully installed" is displayed. Type SERVER1 in System. a.

The "CMS Cluster" screen is displayed. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.option and provide the following configuration details a. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed. 6. 8. Click Next. Type 6400 in Existing CMS Port. Select the If No. c..0 Installation Wizard" is displayed. 9. b. Left-click on the icon beside Client Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. Click Next. 4. Type 6401 in New CMS Port. f. Click Next. Configure the screen as follows: a. Expand Server Components > Central Management Server. b. The "Select Features" screen is displayed. Enter the requested information for Full Name. c. Left-click on the icon beside Web Tier Components and select Entire feature will be unavailable. d. Organization. e. The "User Information" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 263 . The "Install Type" screen is displayed 7. d.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. 5. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next. Type password in CMS Administrator Password and click Next. Left-click on the icon beside MySQL and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. Type SERVER1 in Existing CMS Hostname. Left-click on the icon beside Auditor and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. Click Next.. and Product Keycode. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed. Select any Language Packs you want to install. Choose Custom or Expand and click Next. 3.

264 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Input your Microsoft SQL Server user credentials through the preconfigured ODBC DSN. The "CMS Database Information" screen is displayed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Select BOE120 from the list under Database. 12. Select my company database from the list under Data Source Name. Enter bobjuser and paword in the Login ID and Password fields. Select SQL Server (ODBC) from the CMS database drop-down list and click Browse.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario The "Server Intelligence Agent" screen is displayed. Type SIA_2 in Node Name and 6415 in Port. a. 11. The "SQL Server Logon" screen is displayed. 10. Click Next. c. b.

To cluster File Repository servers You need to create a Filestore folder on SERVER1 in the following directory: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 265 . You have to enable sharing for the Filestore folder and set Full. Change. When ODBC DSN is displayed in the "CMS Database Information" screen click Next. 15. Click Next to start the installation. Click OK to validate and save your user credential information.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 d. Click Finish to exit. 14. Name BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0\FileRep.0 has been successfully installed" is displayed. The installation process begins and is completed when "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and Read permissions for Everyone. Select Auditing Database and repeat steps 10-11 to setup configure user credentials through the ODBC DSN for the auditing database. This folder will store data for the File Repository servers installed on SERVER1 and SERVER2. The folder must contain two subfolders: Input and Output. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. The "CMS Database Information" screen is once again displayed. 13.

CentralManagementServer 266 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Click Servers under the "Organize" column.InputFileRepository SIA_1. Replace the current value in the FileStore Directory field by typing C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . To complete the server tier setup. Double-click the SIA_1. You should now set up the web tier.0\FileRep\Input\ .OutputFileRepository SIA_2. The SIA_1. You need to assign static port values to the following servers: Server name SIA_1. A list of all available servers is displayed in a new screen.0\FileRep\Output\ \\Server1\FileRep\Output\ The server tier setup is now complete.InputFileRepository entry. Repeat steps 2-3 for the servers listed in the following table and provide the specific configuration for each server. and open a browser and type in the following URL: http://SERVER1:8080/Cm cApp/App/.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario the shared folder FileRep.OutputFileRepository FileStore Directory setting \\Server1\FileRep\Input\ C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12. Use the machine you designated to run the client tier. 4. To assign static port values to servers Access the Central Management Console (CMC) on the machine named SERVER1. 5. Server name SIA_2. 1. 3. you must cluster all the File Repository servers. Click Save.InputFileRepository properties are displayed. You must be logged into the Central Management Console on SERVER1 for the procedure below.

CentralManagementServer entry. 6. 5. Field System User Name Password Authentication Type Required configuration information SERVER1 Administrator BOBJ_admin Enterprise The CMC Home page is displayed. Click Servers under the "Organize" column. BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The list of available servers is displayed again. 3.when configuring the firewall. 6404.CentralManagementServer properties are displayed.OutputFileRepository Port number to specify 6404 6406 You will need to pass the port numbers .Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 Server name SIA_1. Type the following configuration information and click Log On. Click Save & Close.InputFileRepository SAI_1.6402. A list of all available servers is displayed in a new screen. 2. and 6406 . Double-click the SIA_1.InputFileRepository SIA_1.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 267 . 4. The SIA_1. Repeat steps 3-5 for the following servers: Server name SIA_1. Deselect Auto assign and type 6402 in Request Port under "Common Settings".OutputFileRepository 1.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . For more information consult your WebLogic 10 documentation. Create a cluster on the machine running “managedserver1” with the following settings Setting Cluster name Administration server Managed servers Value cluster1 AdminServer managedserver1 managedserver2 AdminServer listen port managedserver1 listen port managedserver2 listen port Username for AdminServer Password for AdminServer 8001 7001 7001 weblogic password For more information on how to create a cluster on WebLogic see your WebLogic 10 documentation. 3. Create a WebLogic XML Registry for each server using the following entries: 268 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Designate one machine managedserver1 and the other managedserver2. The server on managedserver1 is called “managedserver1”. and the server on managedserver2 is called “managedserver2”. 2. 1. Configure the WebLogic 10 server names on each machine according to the machine name. 4.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario To prepare your web application servers Before setting up the BusinessObjects Enterprise web tier you need to install and prepare your web application servers. For this scenario you require two machines running on Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition. Install WebLogic 10 on both managedserver1 and managedserver2 .

3.jaxp. You can now proceed to install the web applications and setup the BusinessObjects Enterprise web tier. Click Next in the "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The "Install Type" screen is displayed BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Enter the requested information for Full Name. Run setup. . Select any Language Packs you want to install. The "Please Choose Setup Language" dialog is displayed. and Product Keycode.0 Installation Wizard" .xerces.apache. To install the web applications Use the following steps to install the web applications to the “managedserver1” machine. 6. Select your language for the installation setup from the pull-down list provided and click OK.0 Installation Wizard" is displayed.xalan.Transformer FactoryImpl For more information on WebLogic XML registries see your WebLogic 10 documentation.DocumentBuilder ry FactoryImpl SAX Parser Factory Transformer Factory weblogic.exe from the root directory of your product distribution.apache. 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 269 . 1.SAXParserFacto ryImpl weblogic. 5. The "Chose Language Packs" screen is displayed.jaxp. The "Welcome to the BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Organization. Click Next. The "License Agreement" screen is displayed.apache. Click Next.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 Property Name Value BusinessObjects Document Builder Facto. The "User Information" screen is displayed. 4.xerces.processor. Select I accept the License Agreement and click Next.weblogic.

0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . Click Next. Enter the requested information for the CMS on SERVER1 in the fields provided and click Next. Choose Web Tier and click Next . 270 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. and password.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 7. Choose WebLogic 10 from list of supported web application servers. Type SERVER1. 6400. C The "Select Web Application Server" screen is displayed. 9. 11. 10. 8. Expand Web Tier Components. Left-click on the icon beside Tomcat and select Entire Feature will be unavailable. The "CMS Clustering" screen is displayed. The "Select Features" screen is displayed.

The installation process begins and is completed when "BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. Open the weblogic. Select I will manually deploy web components at a later time and click Next. 14. The "Start Installation" screen is displayed. 13.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 12.0 has been successfully installed" is displayed. Click Finish to exit. Click Next to start the installation. To prepare the WAR files for deployment You need to prepare the WAR files in the BusinessObjects Enterprise installation on managedserver1 so that they can be deployed on WebLogic. The WAR files used to deploy the web applications have to be prepared before you can deploy them to your WebLogic 10 cluster. Type in the following information after the <weblogic-web-app> tag: <session-descriptor> <session-param> BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.xml file which is located in the following directory: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment\templates\ 2.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 271 . 1.

weblogic10 file. 1. Open the config. The "Summary of Deployments" is displayed on the right. Open a command-line console and run the following command: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment> wdeploy. Save and close the config. You can now deploy the WAR files using the WebLogic Administration Console. Click Install under the Control tab. 2. 4.bat weblogic10 predeployall The WAR file have been prepared for deployment and are located in the following directory: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment\workdir\weblogic10\application\.weblogic10 file which is located in: C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment\. 5.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario <param-name>PersistentStoreType</param-name> <param-value>replicated</param-value> </session-param> </session-descriptor> 3. Click Lock & Edit under "Change Center". Once the WAR files have been prepared for deployment. 7. Modify the file to read as follows: as_dir=c:\bea\user_projects\domains\base_domain as_instance=AdminServer as_admin_port=8001 as_admin_username=weblogic as_admin_password=password 6.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . In the Location area navigate to the following folder: 272 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. To deploy the WAR files to WebLogic 10 You need to log on to the WebLogic Server Administration console. you can use the WebLogic 10 Administration console to deploy the web applications. 3. Save and close the weblogic. Click Deployments under "Domain Structure". The "Install Application Assistant" is displayed.xml file. 4.

war and click Next. 8. 12. 7.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment\workdir\weblogic10\application\. The "Install Application Assistant" is closed.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 273 . Advanced administrative knowledge of Cisco load balancer products is required. 10. "Optional settings" is displayed. Repeat steps 1-8 for all the files in the C:\Program Files\Business Objects\deployment\workdir\weblogic10\application\ directory. Create a VLAN circuit IP address. Select all the files under the Control tab. Select InfoViewApp. Click Activate Changes under "Change Center". This will allow administrators to connect to the load balancer remotely. "Select deployment targets" is displayed. 11. 5. Click Next.96.78. Click Finish to accept all the defaults settings. ClickStart > Servicing all requests.50. Below. The load balancer must be configured to use persistent (sticky) sessions. CSS11503#config CSS11503(config)#circuit VLAN189 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. The files are deployed and ready to run. The load balancer provides content switching for incoming external client requests to the web application servers in the web tier. 6. 1. 9. a VLAN circuit named VLAN189 is created with an IP address of 10. Under "Clusters" select cluster1 and All servers in the cluster. To set up the hardware load balancer This section illustrates the configuration of a Cisco CSS 11500 series load balancer for use with two clustered WebLogic web application servers. Click Next in the screen that displays to accept the selected default setting Install this deployment as an application. All the files to be deployed are listed in "Summary of Deployments "under the Control tab.

50.96. [y/n]:y CSS11503(config-owner[trans])# content arrowpoint-weblogic Create content <arrowpoint-weblogic>.96.50.79 CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# protocol tcp CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# port 7001 3.96.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .252.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario CSS11503(config−circuit[VLAN189])#ip address 10. To a web client.50.50.50. load balanced server named arrowpoint-weblogic at 10. [y/n]:y CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# vip address 10. Create a service for each WebLogic server in the cluster. a virtual.96.78])#exit CSS11503(config−circuit[VLAN189])#exit CSS11503(config)# exit CSS11503# 2. CSS11503# configure CSS11503(config)# service <LB01-ARROWPOINT> Create service LB01-ARROWPOINT. and other connection information. and LB02-ARROWPOINT at 10. IP address. Configure the IP address and the port number to be used for incoming web requests. CSS11503# configure CSS11503(config)# owner trans Create owner <trans>. Below. [y/n]:y CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# ip address 10. services are created for each WebLogic server: LB01-ARROWPOINT at 10. Web clients will sent web requests to load balancer at this address and port number.50.79 port 7001 is created.96.96.50. entering the service name.77.255. Below.0 CSS11503(config−circuit−ip[VLAN189−10.96. The load balancer will distribute requests received from web clients among these servers.76. arrowpoint-weblogic will appear to be a single WebLogic server.76 CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# string LB01 CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# keepalive type tcp CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# keepalive port 7001 CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# active CSS11503(config-service[LB01-ARROWPOINT])# exit CSS11503(config)# exit CSS11503# CSS11503# configure 274 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.78 255.

Add each of the WebLogic services to the load balancer.76 port 7001 and LB02-ARROWPOINT at 10. so that requests can be managed by all WebLogic servers in the cluster. Below.77 CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# string LB02 CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# keepalive type tcp CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# keepalive port 7001 CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# active CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# exit CSS11503(config)# exit CSS11503# 4.79 port 7001. session persistence is activated.96.96.96.50.50.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 CSS11503(config)# service <LB02-ARROWPOINT> Create service LB02-ARROWPOINT. The arrowpoint-weblogic virtual server distributes the requests between WebLogic servers configured as services LB01-ARROWPOINT at 10. CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# advanced-balance arrowpoint-cookie CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# active CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# exit CSS11503(config-owner[trans])# exit CSS11503(config)# The load balancer is now configured to accept requests from web clients as virtual server arrowpoint-weblogic at 10.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 275 . [y/n]:y CSS11503(config-service[LB02-ARROWPOINT])# ip address 10. CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# add service LB01-ARROWPOINT CSS11503(config-owner-content[trans-arrowpoint-weblogic])# add service LB02-ARROWPOINT 5.50.77 port 7001. Below. LB01-ARROWPOINT and LB02-ARROWPOINT are added to the load balancer as services.50. Configure session persistence. Requests received by the load balancer will then be distributed between each of the services.96. !Generated on 10/02/2007 13:09:44 !Active version: sg0730005 configure BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

96.0 0.96.0.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario !*************************** GLOBAL ************************** ip route 0.76 string LB01 keepalive type tcp keepalive port 7001 active service LB02-ARROWPOINT ip address 10.96.0 !************************** SERVICE ************************** service LB01-ARROWPOINT ip address 10.0.50.0.50.0 10.79 active 276 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.96.96.79 advanced-balance arrowpoint-cookie protocol tcp port 7001 add service LB01-ARROWPOINT add service LB02-ARROWPOINT active !*************************** GROUP *************************** group trans add destination service LB01-ARROWPOINT add destination service LB02-ARROWPOINT vip address 10.252.50.50.96.77 string LB02 keepalive type tcp keepalive port 7001 active !*************************** OWNER *************************** owner trans content arrowpoint-weblogic vip address 10.255.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .50.78 255.0.1 1 !************************* INTERFACE ************************* interface e9 trunk vlan 189 !************************** CIRCUIT ************************** circuit VLAN189 ip address 10.50.

The following steps illustrate how to forward requests from clients on an unsecure external (interface eth1) network to port 7001 on a hardware load balancer running on a secure. or by logging in as the root user. Determine the network IP address. such as the internet. firewalled network (interface eth0). Note: Advanced administrative knowledge of Red Hat Linux products is required for these steps. 2. by becoming a member of the admin group. Tip: The command ifconfig -a will display network interface information.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 277 . Record the network information in a safe place. 1. Add an exception to the iptables firewall rules that forwards incoming client requests on port 7001 to port 7001 on the Cisco CSS 11500 series hardware load balancer. interface. you need root priviliges. 3. Note: As iptables is configured from the command-line. One network card (interface eth0) is connected to an internal secure network with a hardware load balancer . Clients on an unsecured network outside the firewall can now access the clustered WebLogic web application servers tier through the firewall on port 7001.Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 13 To configure the firewall The iptables firewall is running on a supported Red Hat Linux operating system with two network interface cards (NIC). Log in to your Red Hat Linux server. 1. Open your web browser BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3. the other (interface eth1) is connected to an external unsecure network. To set up a client tier To set up the client tier in this scenario all you need is a machine running on Windows Server 2003 SP2 Enterprise Edition and a web browser. This can be achieved with the su or sudo commands. and media access card (MAC) information for each NIC in your system.

278 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.13 Deployment Scenarios Complex deployment scenario 2. Type SERVER1 for System.50. 4.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .96. and password for Password. Administrator for User name. Click Log On. 3.79:7001/InfoViewApp/ The "Log On to InfoView" page appears. The "InfoView" home page is displayed. Access the cluster by entering the following URL:http://10.

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95 configuring existing database 76 custom and expand 24 custom and expand installation deselecting features 64 selecting features 64 custom or expand installation client components 71 Windows 64 B basic web tier scenario configuration details 240 diagram 240 overview 240 system layers 240 BusinessObjects Enterprise available diagnostic tests 118. 83. 119 client 277 client components 65.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 285 .5 configuration details 58. selecting individually on Windows 64 configuring Tomcat 57. 134 client tools 26 client tools installation 134 procedure 135 sample ini file 143 scripted 142 silent 142 clustering File Repository Servers 265 clusters WebLogic configuration 268 CMC logging into 116 CMC logon issues 117 CMS clustering 72 CMS database setting up on Windows 31 components.Index A Apache Tomcat 5. 83. 96 client components 65. 134 Deployment diagnostic tool configuring 122 running from command line 120 running from Windows 119 documentation 10 network requirements 17 new features 12 non-system drive installation 20 silent 148 uninstalling 147 BusinessObjects Enterprise client tools scripted 142 silent installation 142 C checklist for installation 40 client set up 277 D database 36 configuring existing 76 installing MySQL 30 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

Index database (continued) permissions 36 preparing your existing 35 database configuration details DB2 53 MySQL 53 oracle 53 SQL sever 53 sybase 53 database requirements character encoding 30 CMS overview 30 database server preparations 35 database. 81. 25. 157 web tier 90 installation . 93 selecting language packs 43 SIA node specification 51. 90 installation ini file creating 103 installation log file 153 installation overview 16 installation scenarios on Windows 23 installation script sample . 119 deployment scenario complex 256 diagram 256 deployment scenarios desktop client to server 220 general overview 220 deployments. 74 SIA port specification 51. CMS 31 DB2 31 deployment documentation 10 JBoss 214 Oracle Application Server 213 SAP Application Server 215 Tomcat 212 Tomcat clusters 213 verifying 165. complex installing language packs 127 distributed deployments overview 29 domain names CMS location 21 domain names (continued) fully qualified 21 dswsbobje. 26 client tools 26 286 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.ini file 104 installation setup accepting license agreement 41 configuring existing database server 53 configuring MySQL 52 entering user information 42 product keycode specification 42 select web application option 56. 24. 74 specifying CMS information 50. 73 installation types 23.war WebLogic deployment 211 E environment database 31 I InfoView logging into 116 installation only server components 71 web application server 37. 204 WebLogic 208 WebLogic clusters 209 WebSphere 205 WebSphere cluster 206 WebSphere Community Edition 216 Deployment diagnostic tool 118 available tests 118.ini file parameters 103 installation checklist 40. 67.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows .

83.xml 149 modify installation 146 evoking maintenance mode 146 MySQL installing as database 30 N network requirements firewalls 17 new 23 J JBoss manual deployment 214 O Oracle 31 Oracle Application Server manual deployment 213 Oracle Application Server 10g R3 configuration details 58.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 287 .Index installation types (continued) custom and expand 24 new 23 web tier 25 Installing MySQL configuring 52 inventory. 96 L language packs definition 126 English fallback 126 fallback to English 126 installation on Windows 127 installing 128 locale 126 locating 128 manual deployment 127 Product Locale 126 selecting locale 126 silent mode 129 specifying through installer 43 uninstalling 131 load balancer 273 log file installation 153 logging to the CMC 116 P preparing your database server 35 product registration 117 R registration wizard 117 remove installation 146 evoking maintenance mode 146 repair installation 146 evoking maintenance mode 146 S SAP Application Server manual deployment 215 scripted installation common parameters 107 scripted installation on Windows 102 server choosing location 22 M maintenance mode modify 146 remove 146 repair 146 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.

95 manual deployment 212 Tomcat clusters manual deployment 213 troubleshooting CMC logon 117 288 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.exe parameters -w 103 additional parameters 103 side-by-side installation 29 silent installation common parameters 107 silent installation on Windows 102 Software Inventory Tool functionality 149 history view 151 installation files 149 introduction 148 inventory. 83.bat 149 SoftwareInventory.txt 149.xml 149. 266 clustering File Repository servers 265 setup. 83.Index server communication fixed host names 21 multiple NIC hosts 21 set up 21 servers assigning static ports 230. 153 log.jar 149 user interface 150 viewing format ADAPT number 151 file 151 install/patch name 151 Sybase 31 system requirements 16 U Unicode 31 uninstalling 146. 90 T Tomcat configuring 57. 157 web services 197 web tier 25 web tier components features 67. 153 search 153 SoftwareInventory. 147 silent 148 W WAR file verifying deployment 165.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows . 96 minimum required rights 18 Web application server initial installation 37. 204 war files configuring 194 deploying to remote server 194 preparing for WebLogic 271 WAR files context roots 198 deploying to WebLogic 10 272 deployment guidelines 199 web services 197 wdeploy functionality 158 log file 164 options 164 prerequisites 157 Tomcat 177 with JBoss 189 with Oracle 183 with SAP Application Server 186 with WebLogic 172 with WebSphere 165 with WebSphere Community Edition 191 web application deployment on remote machines 194 web application server configuration details 58.

83.0 configuration details 58. 83. 90 web applications 67. 90 web services 67.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for Windows 289 . 96 WebLogic administration console deploying WAR files 272 WebLogic clusters manual deployment 209 WebSphere JSF implementation 168. 83. 96 Windows 23 BusinessObjects Enterprise custom or expand installation 64 scripted 102 silent installation 102 installation scenarios overview 23 BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.Index web tier components (continued) specifying a CMS 92 Tomcat installation option 67. 96 WebLogic 9 configuration details 58. 90 web tier installation deselecting features 91 selecting features 91 WebLogic deploying with wdeploy 172 manual deployment 208 preparing cluster 268 WebLogic 10 configuration details 58. 83.1 configuration details 58. 206 manual deployment 205 WebSphere 6. 96 WebSphere cluster deploying to 206 WebSphere Community Edition manual deployment 216 WebSphere Community Edition 2.

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