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Deploying Lumira Server for BI Platform on Non Windows environment

Installation of Lumira, Server for BI Platform is not supported on *nix environment.


However, with the support for heterogeneous deployment you can use Lumira, Server for BI Platform on your existing *nix environment.

This blog captures the details on supported components of Lumira, Server for BI Platform on *nix environment and implementation steps.

As captured in blog SAP Lumira, Server for BI Platform , Installation of Lumira, Server for BI Platform consists of following 4 components.

Lumira Server: Supported only on Windows

Lumira Scheduling Service: Supported only on Windows

Lumira Web Application: Supported on Tomcat/WACS application servers on any supported OS by BI Platform

Lumira Restful Web Service: Supported on WACS deployed on any supported OS by BI Platform

Following are the steps to get Lumira application up and running on your *nix environment.

o   APS

o   AJS

o   WACS

o   Web Tier

    • Enter the CMS Details (running on *nix) when prompted for CMS information
    • Wait for the installation to complete
    • Now, start Lumira, server for BI Platform installation and select all components
    • Wait for the installation to complete
    • Stop all BI Platform server except Lumira Server, Adaptive Job Server with Lumira Scheduling service (Optional: required for scheduling of Lumira Document)
    • Copy folder BOE from location “[Instal_Dir]\SAP BusinessObjects\SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 4.0\warfiles\webapps\BOE” on Windows machine to location “[Instal_Dir]/sap_bobj/enterprise_xi40/warfiles/webapps/BOE” on *nix machine
    • Copy following files from location “[Instal_Dir]\SAP BusinessObjects\SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 4.0\java\pjs\services\RestWebService\lib” on Windows machine to location “[Instal_Dir]/sap_bobj/enterprise_xi40/java/pjs/services/RestWebService/lib”. on *nix machine
      1. com.sap.biprws.plugin.teamserver_en.jar
      2. com.sap.biprws.plugin.teamserver.jar
      3. com.businessobjects.plugins.lumsplugins.jar
      4. TeamServerProxyClient.jar
    • Run WDEPLOY to deploy the WARFILES
    • Restart Tomcat and WACS on *nix machine

Your environment is now ready for working with Lumira application!

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