Installing Oracle BI Publisher
Because BI Publisher installs WebLogic, you do not need to install it beforehand. The
default domain in WebLogic functions for BI Publisher, so you do not need to create an
additional domain unless you prefer to keep the domains separate.
Before you complete the tasks in this section, you must:
Install and configure a supported database.
For the latest information about supported databases, visit the Oracle Fusion
Middleware Certification document at:
Look for product area "Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 Certifications"
and then access "System Requirements and Supported Platforms for Oracle
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition 11gR1 (22.214.171.124.0-126.96.36.199.0) (xls).
Download the Oracle Repository Utility (RCU) from Oracle Technology Network
(OTN), Oracle Business Intelligence (11.1.1.x) Downloads page:
The RCU version must match the BI Publisher version.
Download Oracle BI Publisher from the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud:
Select Oracle Business Intelligence for the Product Pack field and choose the
Install JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications Release 9.1.
8.2.2 Installing Oracle BI Publisher
If you do not plan to change any of the default settings, such as ports and security
logins, then follow the Quick Installation Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence to perform
the installation. If you do plan to change some of the default settings, then follow the
Installation Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence. Please note that although the Oracle BI
installation package includes the following products, with all the technology required
to install, configure, and run them, you only need to install Oracle Business
Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher
Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (Oracle BI Answers, Oracle BI
Interactive Dashboards, Oracle BI Delivers, Oracle BI Administration Tool, Oracle
BI Add-in for Microsoft Office, and Oracle BI Publisher) (optional)
Oracle Real-Time Decisions (optional)
Essbase Suite (optional)
Oracle BI Publisher 11g (188.8.131.52) is packaged with WebLogic Server 10.3.5.0 and
Oracle JDK 1.6.0_35.
IMPORTANT!: For BI Publisher reporting using the Data Access
Driver, you only need to install Oracle BI Publisher.