OBIEE 12c and OSM. OBIEE setup.


This is a finishing post in the series about using the OpenStreetMap data with OBIEE 12c. Actually, I have a few more ideas, but they aren't for a short term perspective. This post describes how to setup OBIEE 12c (but this information is also applicable to 11g) and some map tweaks as well. Let's start with OBIEE part. Log in to http://yourserver:9502/analytics (9502 - default port). Navigate to Admistration/Manage Map Data Now we need to create some layers to display data and define which tile layers should be used to expose them. Go to Layers tab and click Create button. It is in the top right corner. Here we can see all layers from the database…

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OBIEE 12c and OSM. MapViewer setup.


The previous post in the OSM/Spatial series was finished on a simple map of Germany. And it's time to use this map in OBIEE. This post describes how to setup the MapViewer, and the next one how to tweak the map and setup OBIEE. So, let's start. Login to the MapViewer Administration console. The address is http://yourhost:9502/mapviewer (9502 - default port). The first thing we need to configure is a connection to a database which stores a spatial data. It is done by editing MapViewer config file. Select the Configuration tab and then Mapviewer. Locate the Predefined Data Sources section. There is a template for a connection in the config file. It is commnted out by…

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