This guide describes how to configure and customize Discoverer Plus and Discoverer Viewer.
This guide does not describes how to install Oracle BI Discoverer. For information about installation, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware Installation Guide for Oracle Portal, Forms, Reports and Discoverer.
For the latest information about Oracle BI Discoverer, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware Release Notes.
This guide is intended for Oracle Fusion Middleware administrators (also referred to as Discoverer middle-tier administrators).
To use this guide effectively, you should be familiar with HTTP servers and database concepts.
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