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What is a BO server?
A generic server that processes scheduled lobs. When you add a Job server to the BI platform system. you can configure the Job server to process reports. documents.
How do I install Bo client tools?
> Download Software. Select Installations and Upgrades>A–Z Index. Select Installation and Upgrade and then select your platform. Select SBOP BI PLATFORM CLIENT TOOLS WINDOWS (32B), then follow the instructions on the website to download and extract the objects.
Is SAP Business Objects dead?
SAP recently announced GA for SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3(SAP BI 4.3). This has end to the speculation that SAP is making BusinessObjects redundant. On the contrary SAP announced SAP BI 4.3 and this is supported till 2027.
What is semantic layer in SAP BO?
Semantic layer is the core technology developed by BusinessObjects back in the 1990’s. It provides the ability for BusinessObjects user to receive their data, analyze it, and share it. The idea is to hide the technical complexity from the Business User.
Is Crystal Report dead?
“Crystal Reports is dead [amongst freelance developers and those who have the option to choose a reporting engine, ran on top of SQL Server or ODBC.]” There. I fixed that statement for your consultant. The answers mentioned below are quite correct.
How to create a Bo client in SAP?
BO Client Installation and configuration. To create the BO Objects like UDT/IDT etc.. we need to install the BI Client tools (SAP BO BI Platform) in client machine first . Well in majority of companies all these installation process might be done by either a Basis/BO admin, but in few firms you will need to do this on your own.
Which is the latest version of Bo client?
PS Note: The version which you are installing in your Client Machine should be according to the version installed in the Server. You can also use the above link highlighted in Green, for a quick download from the Market place. Once you select the particular version to download, you will see the below screen (I chose BI 4.0 here)
Who is the admin of sap Bo server?
• Log into the SAP BO server as the SAP BO admin user, in this example the user name is: bodadm • Navigate to active Oracle Client TNS_ADMIN directory. In this example, the SAP BO server is using the Oracle Database TNS_ADMIN directory:
Where can I find the Bo server IP address?
Now, you need to add the BO Server IP address and System Name to the Hosts file, you can get that information from below You copy the system name from here (XXXXXXXX.XXXXX.local:6400 ) and enter them in the below host file Save and close. Now you can work on Client tools without any issues, Let’s logon to Universe Designer Tool (UDT), to check