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1804588 - How to setup SAP Authentication in BusinessObjects Enterprise?


Before we import roles or publish BW content to BusinessObjects Enterprise, we must provide information about the SAP entitlement systems that you want to integrate with BusinessObjects Enterprise. BusinessObjects Enterprise uses this information to connect to SAP when it determines role memberships and authenticates SAP users. This KBA focuses on the below areas:

  • How to add an SAP entitlement system in SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x ?
  • How to setup and verify if the SAP entitlement system is added correctly in SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x ?

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  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.X


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.1 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


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