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BI Platform OData Service for SAP Fiori Launchpad

BI Platform OData Service introduced Form SAP BOE 4.2 SP04.

OData Services:

BI Platform OData Services

OData Service URL http://<host>:<port>/bipodata/

where <host> is the name of the web server for BI platform and <port> is the port number for the platform.

Version1 of OData is introduced from 4.2SP04.

Supported Servers : Tomcat

OData APIs URI v1 : http://<host>:<port>/bipodata/v1/

Data Formats : XML and JSON

Authentication support :

AD SSO (4.2 SP04 OData Services works only with win ad sso auth and no other authentication supported)

EP BI Integration:

BI Platform OData Services are used internally to integrate the BI Platform and SAP Enterprise Portal (EP) (NetWeaver 7.50 SP7+)

BOE in Enterprise Portal(EP):

Supported workflows:

  1. Select BOE system in App Finder (User Menu)
  2. View BOE public folders
  3. Select a folder, and view reports within
  4. Search for a BI report
  5. Launch a report (according to language set)
  6. Add a BI report to the FLP homepage

Video :

 

Web Application:

name : bipodata

BI Platform OData services will be deployed as webapp in web server (tomcat) like AdminTools, dswsbobje…..

 

Configuration: 

configuration in web.xml :

  1. set the type of Authentication
  2. set AD SSO parameters

Reference: https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/0001631734 

 

Related Links :

https://blogs.sap.com/2017/05/14/business-objects-enterprise-integration-with-sap-fiori-launchpad-on-sap-enterprise-portal-netweaver-7.50-sp7/

https://help.sap.com/viewer/f2f3f4b4543a4803b9023e8c31f1e72a/7.5.7/en-US/5f9248fa1d224c6ca783344a3e9c4a58.html

 

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