How To Add A Custom Map Layer (geoJSON) to OBIEE 12c (12.2.1) Visual Analyzer

(Doc ID 2105521.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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


This document describes how to add a custom layer to Visual Analyzer (VA) in Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 12c – version 12.2.1.

Note: This doc does not apply to maps that are part of VA in Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service or in Oracle Data Visualization Cloud Service as of February 2016.

The basic steps are: (i) convert the data to a geoJSON file, (ii) place the geoJSON file in the appropriate directory under a MapViewer home, (iii) add a configuration file, and (iv) restart Mapviewer or instruct it
to re-scan the geoJSON files.


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