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2905930 - Connection from Information Design Tool to HANA with SAML fails with "authentication failed" error


  • You have configured SAML single sign-on between SAP Business Objects 4.2 and HANA 2.0 as per KBA 2284620.
  • The connection test from the BI Central Management Console (CMC) is successful.
  • However the test from the Information Design Tool (IDT) as per point 5.6 of wiki SAML SSO for BI Platform to HANA fails with the following error:

Failed to create an instance of Job: [10]: authentication failed



  • SAP HANA 1.0 SPS12
  • SAP HANA 2.0 
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2  


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP HANA 1.0, platform edition ; SAP HANA, platform edition 2.0


HANA, SSO, SAML, BI, IDT, tenant, port, failover, relational, connection , KBA , HAN-DB-SEC , SAP HANA Security & User Management , BI-BIP-AUT , Authentication, ActiveDirectory, LDAP, SSO, Vintela , Problem

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