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Essbase Administration Server Fails to Start with Error :<BEA-090402> <Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid. (Doc ID 2928819.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2023

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase Administration Services - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Essbase Administration Server will not Start up. EssbaseAdminServices0.log shows following error:

<BEA-090402> <Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid. The user name or password or both from the boot identity file ( is not valid. The boot identity may have been changed since the boot identity file was created. Please edit and update the boot identity file with the proper values of username and password. The first time the updated boot identity file is used to start the server, these new values are encrypted.>






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