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September 29, 2008

Discoverer to OBIEE Migration

Filed under: OBIEE — Prakash @ 8:42 pm
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Discoverer to OBIEE Repository migration utility was released with After hearing a lot about it, I decided to try it out.

I exported a simple Discoverer EUL and ran the command line utility (MigrateEUL.exe under oraclebi\server\bin) and I got the converted repository file. I was initially confused about the repository username and password. Turns out, the username was Administrator with no password (same as brand new repository creation, common sense 🙂 ).

I really liked the simple and clean approach to migration. Ofcourse, this utility just accelerates the migration. There is still manual work involved depending on the complexity of your discoverer installation.


– Can only convert from Discoverer

– No workbook migration (In Development as of now.

You can find a very good introduction on OBIEE for Discoverer Users here and here


1 Comment »

  1. Hi Prakash,

    I am a OBIEE consultant and would like to migrate Discoverer reports to OBIEE. Can i know step by step procedure to migrate the Discoverer report to OBIEE Report? How to use migrateEUL.exe utility?

    Comment by Srinivas — July 2, 2009 @ 6:28 am | Reply

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