BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1

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BusinessObjects Enterprise provides flexible systems management for an enterprise BI standard that allows administrators to confidently deploy and standardize their BI implementations on a proven, scalable, and adaptive service-oriented architecture.

What’s New – Release Notes

What’s New

Information about what is new and what has changed since the last release

Release Restrictions

An overview of known issues in this release

Installation, Upgrade, Deployment

Planning Guide

Information to help plan your deployment before performing an installation

Installation Guide

Detailed information, options, and procedures for installing this release

Upgrade Guide

Detailed information, options, and procedures for upgrading from a previous release

Web Application Deployment Guide

Information about how to deploy and configure your BI platform web applications to a supported web application server

Security Information

Security Information

For information on security, refer to the BusinessObjects Enterprise Administrator’s Guide

System Administration

Administrator’s Guide

Information on how to configure, manage, maintain, and optimize your installation

Error Message Guide

Explanations and solutions for error messages

Data Access and Semantic Layer

Data Access

Information about how to enable and configure data source services within your BI platform installation that your SAP BusinessObjects applications can connect to

Universes

Information about how to extract, define, and manipulate metadata from relational and OLAP sources to create and deploy SAP BusinessObjects universes

Data Access Developer Documentation

Developer guides and API reference documentation

Development Information

Developer Documentation: Java

Developer guides and API reference documentation for Java developers

Developer Documentation: Web Services

Developer guides and API reference documentation for developers using the platform Web Services

Developer Documentation: .NET

Developer guides and API reference documentation for .NET developers

Developer Documentation: .COM

Developer guides and API reference documentation for .COM developers

URL Parameters

Information about how to authenticate and access viewable BI documents in your BI platform installation with URLs

End User Guides – Application Help

User Guides

Information on how to use SAP BusinessObjects software to accomplish your business tasks

Additional Information

Product Availability Matrix

Detailed information on availability dates, maintenance end dates and upgrade paths, as well as technical release information (supported databases, operating systems, browsers, languages, etc.) for this product

SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise on SCN

BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1 Javadocs

SAP BusinessObjects BI Code Samples

SAP Knowledge Base Articles

SAP Knowledge Base Articles are support documents to help you find answers to questions arising from your daily work with SAP software products.

The following list shows the top ten most requested articles for SAP BusinessObjects XI 3.1.

  • 1335757 Information published on SAP siteLogin required Enabling and disabling tracing for XI 3.1 for specific services without requiring a restart.

  • 1261835 Information published on SAP siteLogin required Configuring Java SSO (Vintela, Kerberos) in distributed environments – XI 3.1.

  • 1311904 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How to set up and configure a Netviewer connection from the SAP Service Marketplace (SMP).

  • 1411049 Information published on SAP siteLogin required Product - Component legend for SAP BusinessObjects products (includes SAP Crystal Solutions)

  • 1260004 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How is SOFA / MDA logging activated in SAP BusinessObjects XI 3.1 for Windows?

  • 1274825 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How to configure server tracing using the BO_trace.ini file in XI 3.1.

  • 1327333 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How to download Service Packs or Fix Packs for BusinessObjects XI Release 2 or XI 3.x.

  • 1356101 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How to configure clustering for BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1.

  • 1275068 Information published on SAP siteLogin required Backup and restore of the Filestore and CMS database of a BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.x system.

  • 1268590 Information published on SAP siteLogin required How to enable Auditing in BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.0/3.1.