· Oracle BI Publisher can either be installed stand alone or as part of OBIEE --> Both install types use the RCU and Universal Installer. --> Both store BI Publisher scheduler tables in BI PLATFORM schema.
· Installing BIP as a part of OBIEE automatically configures security. Web catalog integration, passing of credentials.
· If BIP is initially installed stand alone, it can be configured for integration post install.
· BIP is also delivered embedded in EBS, PSFT, Discoverer 10g/ 11g and other applications.
· Note: Use only Firefox(V.3+)
· Log on to analytics --> Administration.
· Click on manage BI Publisher
· From data sources click on JDBC connection
· Click on Add data source.