OBIEE 12c : What Are The BI Archive (.BAR) Files And Are There Any Predefined Default BAR files Available?

(Doc ID 2067513.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You have installed Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 12c and have heard new terminology called a BAR file.  This file type was not present in OBIEE 11g; therefore, you want to understand more about this file type and functionality.

What are the BI Archive (.BAR) files, what is their functionality and are there any predefined or default BAR files available?


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