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Business Intelligence Publisher Enterprise Datasource Administration Users Are Unable To Add A JDBC Data Source Connection Due To Message 'Error Could not establish connection' (Doc ID 2310046.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version to [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Business Intelligence Publisher Enterprise, Enterprise Administration Datasource related issues



Provide a summary of the recommended steps to troubleshoot BI Publisher jdbc connection problems when accessing a remote database.


Users report the BI Publisher JDBC connection is successful on a local host database, but the connection fails for other remote databases with the below error:

Could not establish connection.


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