Unable To Create New Folders, Analysis or Reports (Objects) In OBIEE or BI Publisher Using Oracle Cloud for Industries Environment (Doc ID 2222624.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 20, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 15.1.0.0 and later
Primavera Unifier Cloud Service - Version 15.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR

When assigned to the BIAuthor role (from the cloud administration application), after login to BI Publisher or OBIEE, you do not have ability to save new objects (folders, analysis or reports) under your respective catalog within the Oracle Cloud for Industries environment.

Note, if attempting to save a new report or analysis under your catalog, you receive error 'Access Denied'.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR

When assigned to the BIAuthor role (from the cloud administration application), after login to BI Publisher or OBIEE, ability to save new objects (folders, analysis or reports) under your respective catalog within the Oracle Cloud for Industries environment.

STEPS TO REPRODUCE

  1. Login to Cloud Admin
  2. Assign a user to the BIAuthor role
  3. Login to OBIEE or BIPublisher with the user assigned to BIAuthor role
  4. Select the Catalog link
  5. Select the new icon dropdown, and attempt to create an object (such as a report or analysis)
  6. When attempting to save the object in your catalog, the request fails with 'Access Denied'.

Note, if clicking the new dropdown to create a new folder, the 'Create Folder' option is not present.

Cause

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