Thursday, 25 November 2010

OBIEE 11g installation on OEL 5.5

Download  the following  from
Oracle Business Intelligence 11g ( for Linux x86 (32-bit) (Disc 1 of 2) V22330-01 Part 1 of 2
Oracle Business Intelligence 11g ( for Linux x86 (32-bit) (Disc 1 of 2) V22330-01 Part 2 of 2
Oracle Business Intelligence 11g ( for Linux x86 (32-bit) (Disc 2 of 2) V22331-01 Part 1 of 2
Oracle Business Intelligence 11g ( for Linux x86 (32-bit) (Disc 2 of 2) V22331-01 Part 2 of 2
Extract these four zip files, will create a folder called bishiphome and under that four Disks. To lunch the OBIEE 11g installation, goto bishiphome/Disk1
Click on Next in the first screen
Choose Enterprise Install option and then click on Next
Ensure that all the pre-requisite checks are passed 100%. Click on next
Choose the Create New BI System option. Enter the password. Leave the username and the domain with the default values. Then click on Next
Enter the /u01/oracle/MiddlewareHome as the Middleware Home location. This will automatically fill the remaining fields. Leave those values with the defaults and click on Next
Leave the next screen with default options (all components enabled). Click on Next
On the database details screen, enter the details of your database and  BIPLATFORM username and password, click on Next to proceed.
Choose the default Auto Port option and click on Next
Disable the I wish to receive Security Updates option and click Next
Click Yes in the confirmation pop-up window
Click on Install
The first step in the install process will copy the install files into Middleware Home. This will take sometime to complete.

After copying, the configuration process will start. Ensure that all the components are configured correctly.
After the configuration is complete click on Next
This screen will get all the details of the services started.
Now using web browser, naviagte to http://visr12.apps.local:7001/console. When prompted, enter weblogic as the username and enter the password when the you given at the time of installation.

After logging in, click on the bifoundation_domain link.

Now using web browser, naviagte to http://visr12.apps.local:7001/em. This will open up the login window of the Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control. Again type in weblogic as the username and password at the time of installation. 
Navigate to the Business Intelligence folder and click on coreapplication
Now access analytics using http://visr12.apps.local:9704/analytics
For accessing Bi Publisher Enterprise, http://visr12.apps.local:9704/xmlpserver

  1. Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.5 Installation
  2. Oracle Database 11g R2 Installation
  3. Repository Creation Utility

Now the installation of OBIEE 11g is completed successfully. I will write the steps for startup and shutdown these services in the next post.

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mohamed said...

its a nice post....

Now,i am installing OBIEE 11 in OEL5.5.
middle of the installation,after copy the files its shows following error
installation failed
OUI session failed
invalid entry size ( expected 2366420440 but got 3660 bytes)"

can you guide me to solve this issue?


Ajikumar G said...

Mohammed, please check the Install Log for details. Also make sure you have properly configured the Linux OS with pre-requisite required for Database and OBIEE 11g