Common Questions about BI Connector

Commonly asked questions re: BI Connector

How does BI Connector work?
BI connector is an innovative technology that acts the bridge between Tableau and OBIEE. It seamlessly manages the messages between these two platforms...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:34 AM
How to generate a HAR file?
Please follow the steps to generate a HAR file for analysis in Chrome or Firefox or Internet Explorer. Chrome Browser: 1. Open an Incognito window in ...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 5:41 AM
What features of Oracle BI are made available by BI Connector?
BI connector allows user to discover, analyze and visualize OBIEE subject areas as well as OBIEE Reports with Tableau, Power BI or Qlik. 
Mon, 6 Jan, 2020 at 2:57 AM
Does BI Connector require any changes to OBIEE or Tableau?
Absolutely not. The beauty of BI connector is that it provides Tableau users with a seamless connection to OBIEE subject areas without any changes requ...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:36 AM
How to upgrade to (uninstall older version and install) a new version of BI Connector
BI Connector follows an agile development model.   Therefore, we make frequent releases of BI Connector loaded with new features, bug fixes etc.  Please f...
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019 at 2:55 AM
How do I configure BI Connector in ODBC Data Source Administrator UI?
After you install BI Connector in your PC,  BI Connector will prompt if you would like to launch the ODBC Data Source Administrator UI. Click Ok to laun...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2022 at 5:45 AM
Does BI Connector work with Tableau Server?
Yes. You can publish workbooks created using BI Connector from Tableau Desktop to Tableau Server. Web Users can access and visualize the published w...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:38 AM
How and where is BI Connector installed?
BI Connector for Tableau Desktop You should install BI connector in your PC which has the Tableau Desktop application.  BI Connector is simple ...
Fri, 14 Oct, 2016 at 2:22 AM
What is the minimum hardware and software requirement for BI Connector?
Minimum Hardware Requirement for BI Connector Same as Tableau Desktop or Tableau Server Minimum Software Requirement for BI Connector Microso...
Sun, 16 Sep, 2018 at 11:32 PM
Do I need any help from IT department to install BI Connector?
Typically, you do not need any help from your IT department to install BI connector.  However, if you do not have install privileges on you desktop ...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:45 AM