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3090877 - How to configure a BI Platform system after Migrating the CMS Database ?


  • Your main requirement is that you are upgrading / migrating the CMS system Database for eg: SQL Servers from 2008 to 2016 - and hence you would like to know how it impacts your SAP BI system.
  • you have ensured that the versions are all still supported and that the solution works for the combination according to PAM.  
  • You have checked you Support package and patch level as it is recommended to be in the latest 2 support packages (eg: SP08 or SP09) to get maintenance or patch support if necessary.  
  • You have the Enterprise Administrator credentials and the cluster key info.
  • You have the database (eg: sqlserver) user connection credentials used for the BI System.







  • SAP BI Platform 4.2
    Windows Server 2016
    Web intelligence reporting
    System DB: MS SQL Server 2010 (migrating to 2016)
    Reporting DB: Any


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


KBA , BI-BIP-ADM , BI Servers, security, Crystal Reports in Launchpad , How To

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