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How To Enable Single Sign On (SSO) For Discoverer 11g (11.1.1.x) (Doc ID 879604.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.Goal

This document describes how to enable Single Sign On (SSO) for Discoverer 11g (  and adds some additional information that is not documented in the Discoverer Configuration Guide.

Oracle Fusion Middleware Configuration Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence Discoverer 11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
Part Number B40107-01 How to enable and disable Single Sign-On for Discoverer

Fusion Middleware 11g release does not have a Single Sign-On (SSO) component; therefore, Oracle Single Sign-On 10g (  has to be installed in a separate Oracle Home or machine with Oracle Internet Directory 11g (documented here) or as part of Identity Management 10g ( ).  Discoverer 11g has to be associated with Oracle Single Sign-On 10g ( or This step is mandatory to enable SSO for Discoverer 11g.

Your choices are:

  • Updated with release: Oracle Access Manager (OAM) 11g
    OAM is now in the certification matrix as of the release [see: FMW on WLS - Id&Access tab - cell D7 as of this post]; however, please see the following note for further details and clarification
    How To Integrate Discoverer 11g With Oracle Access Manager ( OAM / SSO ) 11g <Document 1448235.1>


  • FMw 11g Identity Management (OID) configured with Single Sign-On 10g (


  • 10g ( Identity Management Infrastructure


  • 10g ( Infrastructure - documented in Oracle Fusion Middleware Upgrade Guide for Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1

Note: The context assumes using Discoverer in a standalone method. If you are using Discoverer with an E-Business Suite integrated SSO environment, then follow the requirements dictated by E-Business Suite (i.e. - you cannot use Infrastructure in that environment).

<Note 1074326.1> 'Using Discoverer 11.1.1 with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12'
<Note 1073963.1> 'Using Discoverer 11.1.1 with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 11i'



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