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OBIEE 12c: Quick Reference For Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise 12c Upgrade From 12.2.1 to 12.2.1.x (Doc ID 2153433.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2021

Applies to:

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


This document is intended to supplement (with screen shots), act as a bridge and be used as a quick searchable reference to the Oracle® Fusion Middleware Upgrading Oracle Business Intelligence documentation. It does not supersede the documentation.

This document is a reference to quickly upgrade a test, development or demonstration environment. See the Enterprise Deployment Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence for a reference production architecture.

This document was written and tested by upgrading OBIEE to At that time, OBIEE and later had not been released yet; however, the same steps apply for the upgrade from to 12.2.1.x.

Once your upgrade is complete, you may want to review OBIEE 12c: Quick Reference For Architecture, Lifecycle Managment and File Locations (Doc ID 2067527.1)

To upgrade OBIEE to Oracle Analytics Server (OAS) which is Oracle's latest on-premise Analytics offering, please refer to the following document:

2645014.1 OAS: Quick Reference For In-Place Upgrade From Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise 12c To OAS On Linux


This document can be useful for anyone preparing an upgrade of Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 12c including administrators, consultants, sales, partners, deployment engineers, architects, support.


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In this Document
 Disabling Internal SSL
 Installing Fusion Middleware Infrastructure Release
 Installing Oracle Business Intelligence Release
 Running the Readiness Check
 Upgrading Schemas with the Upgrade Assistant
 Backing up the mapViewerConfig.xml File
 Reconfiguring the BI Domain with the Reconfiguration Wizard
 Restoring the mapViewerConfig.xml File
 Upgrading the Configuration with the Upgrade Assistant
 Apply Patch 26887297 to Avoid Issue When Enabling Internal SSL
 Enabling Internal SSL
 Testing the Upgrade
 Alternative 'Out of Place' Upgrade


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