Uploading the Catalog and Repository to BI Servers

This section provides information about how to upload the catalog and repository to BI servers. Based on the following categories, you may need to upload the catalog or RPD files to BI server:

  • After changing the configuration utility settings and after saving the configuration changes

  • Modifying the RPD or Catalog files

After uploading the files, you can view the changes on the Oracle Financial Management Analytics dashboard.

  To upload the catalog and repository to BI Server:

  1. Go to: http://server name:port number/em to open Enterprise Manager.

  2. In the left pane of Oracle Enterprise Manager, select Business Intelligence, and then the instance name; for example, coreapplication.

  3. In the left pane under Change Center, click Lock & Edit.

  4. In the right pane, select Deployment, and then Repository to display the BI Server Repository information.

    section to upload a new RPD and its password to your BI Server domain.

  5. In Upload BI Server Repository, upload a new RPD file and its password to the BI Server domain.

    1. In Repository File, click Browse to select the location of the repository file that you want to upload.

    2. In Repository Password, enter the password of the repository file.

    3. In Confirm Password, re-enter the repository password.

  6. In BI Presentation Catalog, provide the location of the catalog used by Presentation Services.

    In Catalog Location, enter the location of the OFMA Catalog. For example: C:/OFMAHome_1/OFMA/FinancialManagementAnalytics

  7. Click Apply and then select Activate Changes.

    A message is displayed “Activate Changes - Completed Successfully.


    You must restart the BI System Components.