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Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial by Adrian Ward, Haroun Khan, Christian Screen

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Chapter 2. Installing the Metadata Repository

Before installing an Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 11g system, you will need to prepare a database, not for end user reporting but for the OBIEE system itself.

This database will hold some of the vital metadata about your setup, allow for audit tracking, and hold tables ready to accept activity data, for example scheduling information. Not all metadata is held in a database form, as we will see later in the book. So, this chapter will cover how to install the required database components for your Oracle BI system to use them.

In this chapter, you'll learn how to customize the installation to change the options available, and how to use the silent installation. You cannot afford ...

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