E-Business Suite authentication for BI Publisher


Think about an Oracle BI Applications environment built on top of Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) in which the source system is the Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS), the access to OBIEE has been integrated with the E-Business Suite so when a user logs into the EBS system he has the rights to access OBIEE analytics without being prompted for user and password.

Everything works fine until someone decides to click on the “Report” link that belongs to the “Published reporting” (BI Publisher) and gets an error message indicating that the current user has no privileges to access it.

EBS authentication for BI Publisher

This guide contains the steps that need to be applied in order to integrate BI Publisher user authentication interface with EBS, so a user will be able to access the OBIEE (BI Publisher) environment if this user exists as an EBS user with the correct responsibilities assigned.

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