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2161359 - Error HDB 11001: The Session could not be opened for user <UserName> on SAP Lumira Server. When publishing from SAP Lumira to SAP BI


When publishing to SAP Lumira to SAP BI the following error is thrown:

"The Session could not be opened for user <UserName> on SAP Lumira server. Check Preferences | Network settings. (HDB 11001)"


  • SAP Lumira
  • SAP Lumira Add-On for SAP BI Platform
  • SAP Lumira for BI Platform

Reproducing the Issue

  • Open SAP Lumira
  • Create a new dataset based on any source (Excel, HANA)
  • Select Share-->Publish to SPA BI--> login to server-->publish
  • Receive error


The URL for SAP BI Server is incorrect.


Default port for Restful Web Services on the BI Platform is 6405.

Therefore the default url for SAP BI Server is: http://<BIPLATFORMHOST>:6405/biprws


businessobjects business intelligence platform LIMA RULIMA share publish add-on addon , KBA , BI-LUM-DIS , Lumira Desktop/Discovery , BI-LUM-LIM , Lumira In-Memory Add-on to BOE , Problem


SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0