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3036443 - In Webi Rich Client, OLAP/Bics BW connection no longer works after implementing SSL


  • After implementing SSL, Webi Rich Client no longer connects to Bex queries through Bics/olap connections.
  • Get error:"com.businessobjects.sdk.core.server.CommunicationException$UnexpectedServerException: [[error.openSapBwBrowsingSessionFailed] 0] <<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?><ConnectionString>..."
  • Connection from Webi in BI Launchpad is working and local connection from Information Design Tool (IDT) is working
  • Before configuring SSL, the connection to BW was working from the Web Intelligence rich Client
  • log files show errors such as "com/crystaldecisions/sdk/plugin/authentication/sap/internal/SAPR3GlobalState$CannotRetrieveException"



SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2 (BI 4.2) SP8 

Web Intelligence (WebI)

Web Intelligence Rich Client (WRC) 


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2


KBA , BI-RA-WBI-FE , Front End/Client , Problem

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