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4: Deploying SampleApp RPD and Webcat on BI 11g

Impotent: Make sure you have shutdown your BI Services before continue with this step

4.1 Move SampleApp Files
Copy Student_SampleApp folder from windows into /OBIEE11g_Workshop 4.1.1 SampleApp Webcat Please unzip Student_SampleApp\ into following folder: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/catalog

4.1.2 Sample XML Data Source Copy Student_SampleApp\Files_To_Copy\SAMP_XML_TARGETS_F.xml into: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIServerComponent/coreapplication_obis1/sample/SampleAppFile s/Data

3 Resource Files for SampleApp Copy all the contents within Student_SampleApp\Files_To_Copy\analyticsRes into: A.1.4. Copy two folders into: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/analytic sRes . B.

xml into: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/config/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1 (Override existing file if any) .1.4.4 Copy currency configuration file Copy file Student_SampleApp\Files_To_Copy\userpref_currencies.

5 Copy and Edit Configuration Files Copy file: NQSConfig.1.ini file from Student_SampleApp\Files_To_Copy folder into: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/config/OracleBIServerComponent/coreapplication_obis1 .4.

xml in notepad and make changes mentioned below.Open File instanceconfig. save file and close it in: .

go to the directory Student_SampleApp\DB_Objects Type sqlplus to connect to XE database with system privileges: > sqlplus sys as sysdba Enter password: Admin123 Run the script sure to add ‘red’ tags into the file...dmp FULL=Y We completed creating schema and data needed for SampleApp BI Application. Once executed. within the existing <ServerInstance> tag : <ServerInstance> <LightWriteback>true</LightWriteback> . verify that you can successfully connect as BISAMPLE user: > sqlplus BISAMPLE/BISAMPLE@XE > exit.SQL located in the same From command prompt from the same DB_Objects directory. .2 Create Database Contents for SampleApp Open terminal. <ps:Catalog xmlns:ps="oracle.1"> <ps:UpgradeAndExit>false</ps:UpgradeAndExit> <ps:UpdateAccountGUIDs>UpdateAndStartNormally</ps:UpdateAccountGUIDs> </ps:Catalog> </ServerInstance> 4. run following command: > imp BISAMPLE/BISAMPLE@XE file=BISAMPLE_10g.

Provide username weblogic and password Admin123 when prompted. Navigate to deployments area. select from menu Manage à Variables à Static Double click on BI_EE_Home and put the following path between single quote. Users.4.rpd file offline in Administration tool from windows.3. '/OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIServerComponent/coreapplication_obis1' Start BI Services from Program Files -> Oracle Business Intelligence -> Start BI Services. Login onto http://localhost:7001/console using your Administrator credentials created during platform install. Webcat 4.3 Deploy Resources. . RPD and.1 Deploy SampleApp Resources • • Open SampleApp.

Click on the Install button in the deployments area to install a new web application. (If Install button is not enabled. In the Install Application Assistant dialog. provide the path and click next. Select analyticsRes and click on Next. /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1 This should give the option to select analyticsRes as a valid application to deploy. click on Lock & Edit on the left frame). .

choose the default option. Location Path: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/analytic sRes Click Finish. . Install this deployment as an application and click Next. under the Source Accessibility section. Choose bi_server1 as the deployment target and click Next.Source path: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/analytic sRes In the next screen. confirm that the new application called analyticsRes is now available. choose: I will make the deployment accessible from the following location’. In the next screen. In the deployment screen.

2 Import FMW Users This step is required in order to have most of the SampleApp features to work.3. . start the deployment called ‘analyticsRes’ 4. Make sure the FMW import happens properly on your environment.Click on ‘Activate Changes’ Once this completes. click on Security Realms link. Open the weblogic Administration console: http://localhost:7001/console (username/password: weblogic / Admin123) From home screen.

In the 'Import Directory on Server'. Verify that you can see the new users like abell. . You should be able to login using any of these users in OBIEE. Go to the migration page tab. point to the directory Student_SampleApp\FMW_Users_Definition Click on Save This should import all the SampleApp users into your environment. To confirm it.Then drill on myrealm. etc created now. click on Users and Groups tab. Go to the Import tab.

Next.4. go to the Repository tab. click on the Browse button and locate the SampleApp. In the 'Upload BI Server Repository' section.3 Deploying RPD and Webcatalog Login to the EM administration screen using the url http://localhost:7001/em Expand 'Business Intelligence' node on the left and choose Coreapplication. Click on 'Lock and Edit Configuration' to enable you to change the default settings.3.rpd from directory Student_SampleApp. Enter Admin123 as the password (this is the offline password for SampleApp. Now click on the Deployment tab on the right.rpd) .

. Click yes on dialog box to confirm the move. Click on the Overview Tab.Keep on the same configuration screen to update webcat selection Change the catalog at the end of the path to SampleApp in a catalog location text box: /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/catalog /SampleApp Click on Apply (top right corner of screen) Click on 'Activate Changes’ To restart BI components to take effect of changes we made. Expand 'Business Intelligence' node on the left and choose Coreapplication. Wait for message that confirms successful restart. middle of screen. Click on blue button to Restart under the Manage System category.