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1975170 - SSM: Universe error in WEBI against SSM data


  • Cannot create Web Intelligence reports based on a Strategy Management universe. The following error appears:  "A database error occured. The database error text is: Failed to execute MDX query. Reason: returned server error (Returned DB_E_ERRORSINCOMMAND (0x80040e14).(IES 10910) (WIS 10910)"
  • Strategy Management universe test connection fails with error "DBD: An error has occurred while attempting to connect to the OLAP server. Failed to initialize (The component SSMProvider. 1 returned server error (Incorrect function.))



  • SAP Strategy Management 10.0
  • SAP Strategy Management 10.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects XI 3.1 and SAP Business Intelligence (BI) 4.0


SAP Strategy Management 10.0 ; SAP Strategy Management 10.1 ; SAP Strategy Management 7.5


Webi OLAP Cubes Universe SSMProvider , KBA , universe , ssmprovider , olap , ssm , epm , webi , 0x80040e14 , EPM-SM , Strategy Management , Problem

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