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BusinessObjects BI Configuration

Configure BusinessObjects BI for Monitoring

1. Navigate to Dashboards → Administrator.
2. In the Administrator dashboard, locate the "BusinessObjects Systems" panel and click
to start adding a system to monitor.
Figure 1: Add a New BusinessObjects System
3. In the "Create New BusinessObjects System" wizard, fill out all the necessary information. Once completed, click
to add the system.
Figure 2: Creating a New BusinessObjects System
4. A pop-up message will confirm that the SAP BusinessObjects BI has been added successfully. Click OK to dismiss and proceed to configure the BOBJ account to be used for monitoring.
Figure 3: SAP BusinessObjects Created Successfully
5. Provide the account information in the wizard and click
to complete the configuration.
Figure 4: SAP User Account Information
  • Make sure to specify the previously specified System ID value in the Domain field.
  • Please take note of the account requirements when configuring the monitoring account.
6. A pop-up message will confirm that the BOBJ account has been created successfully. Click OK to complete the process.
Figure 5: SAP Account Confirmation
7. The newly added system will appear in the "BusinessObjects Systems" panel.
Figure 6: SAP Systems
Note: It may take a few minutes for the status to change to "In Progress." Refresh the panel if needed. If there are configuration issues, such as incorrect connection parameters or an invalid account, the status will remain "Ready". Troubleshoot by displaying the log. Click
for the new record, or click the object icon and select Log from the pop-up menu.
8. The system will show up in the service grid within 5-15 minutes.
Figure 7: BusinessObjects Systems in IT-Conductor Service Grid

Account Requirements

When configuring the BusinessObjects IT-Conductor monitoring account, ensure the selected user is a member of the standard "Monitoring Users" user group and "Everyone" group.