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1635282 - Migrating Dashboards 4.0 based on Qaaws or BI Webservices


  • How to migrate Dashboard based on Qaaws or BI Webservices


  • Dashboard Design 4.0
  • SAP Business Objects 4.0


Dashboards and their dependencies can be migrate using Upgrade Management Tool.

Following are the steps to migrate dashboard:-

1) Create the dashboard using Qaaws or BI Webservices

2) Use the relative path to specify Web Service URL

   for eg:-when you import the WSDL , Web Service URL is http://servername:portno./dswsbobje/..

   Specify the relative URL (remove server name and port no. details) /dswsbobje/

3) Export to Business Objects Enterprise

4) Open Upgrade Management Tool and select Incremental Upgrade

5) Specify source and destination Server.

6) In the Object Selection window Select the Object Type which should be migrated

7) In the Parameters Window specify the Target application server URL

8) Once the Qaaws and BI Webservices are migrated, automatically point to the target server

9) Able to run the dashboard from destination server




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