You can see below the four authentication modes possible in the version of SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0 SP6 :
In SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1, we can see that the plateform supports single sign-on and reporting from further ERP systems in the CMC :
The integration of the four following types of authentication are now integrated into the platform :
- Oracle EBS
- JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
- PeopleSoft Enterprise
You can map existing roles into BI platform accounts.
After you map roles, users are able to log on to BI platform applications with their ERP credentials.
This eliminates the need to recreate individual user and group accounts within BI platform.