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2699221 - Session expiry and RWS 00008 error while accessing Fiori BILaunchpad through loadbalancer


  • How to configure the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform RESTful Web Service (on tomcat) through an Apache load balancer
  • Accessing Visual Difference or Administrators Cockpit in the Central Management Console (CMC) does not show any results (e.g. spins indefinetely or gives error)
  • Getting error: You session is not valid or has expired, after loggin in the Fioried BILaunchpad
  • Fiddler traces show: HTTP 404 : " RWS 00008","message":"No logon token provided in the X-SAP-LogonToken HTTP header or query parameter. (RWS 00008)"}"



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 SP05+
  • All Suported Operating System
  • Apache Load Balancer
  • RESTful Web Server on tomcat


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


RWS 00008, loadbalancer, session, expiry, restful, fiori , KBA , BI-BIP-DEP , SBOP Web Application Deployment, Wdeploy , Problem

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