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How To Bind The Oracle Business Intelligence 12 Components To A Specific Listen Address (Doc ID 2193508.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2021

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12g]
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.



Disclaimer: This has been tested, but it has been reported that the cluster controller and scheduler are not binding to the configured listen address
This functionality is not included in the official documentation.
If you require this functionality, then we recommend that you file or up-vote an Ideas Lab enhancement for Oracle Analytics Server for an officially documented and supported script by providing your specific use-case and business need.


OBIEE 12c, by default, binds to all available interfaces (IPv4 and IPv6).

This document describes how to configure your OBIEE 12c environment to bind to a specific listen address [hostname or IP].

The typical or common use case scenarios are:


This document is intended for OBIEE Administrators, System Administrators or anyone responsible for installing and configuring OBIEE 12c.

This document is intended to guide you to re-configure an existing installation that was performed on a machine with multiple network cards, multiple IP addresses configured, virtual IP addresses. This document is not an "end-to-end" transformation guide.  This document may supplement the official documentation.

This document covers:




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