Questions about BI Connector

How does BI Connector work?
BI connector is an innovative technology that acts the bridge between Tableau and OBIEE. It seamlessly manages the messages between these two platforms...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:34 AM
What features of Oracle BI are made available to Tableau by BI Connector?
BI connector allows user to discover, analyze and visualize OBIEE subject areas as well as OBIEE Reports with Tableau Desktop or Tableau Server. BI Con...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:35 AM
Does BI Connector require any changes to OBIEE or Tableau?
Absolutely not. The beauty of BI connector is that it provides Tableau users with a seamless connection to OBIEE subject areas without any changes requ...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:36 AM
Does BI Connector work with Tableau Server?
Yes. You can publish workbooks created using BI Connector from Tableau Desktop to Tableau Server. Web Users can access and visualize the published w...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:38 AM
How and where is BI Connector installed?
BI Connector for Tableau Desktop You should install BI connector in your PC which has the Tableau Desktop application.  BI Connector is simple ...
Fri, 14 Oct, 2016 at 2:22 AM
Do I need any help from IT department to install BI Connector?
Typically, you do not need any help from your IT department to install BI connector.  However, if you do not have install privileges on you desktop ...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:45 AM
How is BI Connector different from Native ODBC Driver for connecting Tableau to Oracle BI?
There are four significant technical, cost saving, and time saving differences between BI Connector and native ODBC driver.  They are: BI Connect...
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016 at 4:45 AM
What is the benefit of annual maintenance and support?
New versions of Tableau and OBIEE are released frequently. With annual maintenance and support, you will get web, email support updates and bug fixes to e...
Mon, 21 Sep, 2015 at 12:59 PM
Is there a way for IT administrators to confirm/detect which users are accessing OBIEE data with BI connector?
OBIEE admins can track/audit the OBIEE login information for BI connector users similar to what they normally do for any OBIEE user.   To identify BI co...
Tue, 14 Mar, 2017 at 10:21 PM