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Tenant values not populated while creating CABI reports against SDM Offline Reporting server
Article ID: 125471
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While creating new reports in CA Business Intelligence reports (BOXI), I am not getting the tenant values populated. For instance, if using the attribute alias "tenant_name" for the "cr" object, none of the tenant values appears when creating a new WebIntelligence report. I am using the SDM Offline Reporting server as the source for my BOXI reports.
The reason for this behavior is that BOXI Universe uses CA Service Desk Manager ODBC application driver to connect to the SDM, hence if the Multi-tenancy is not enabled in SDM, you won't see the tenant values from cr object. This could be confirmed if you type below command at SDM server:
bop_sinfo -d cr | findstr tenant
When Multi-tenancy is enabled, this would return the tenant SREL relationship to the tenant table. Hence the attribute alias cr.tenant_name will work since it references to the cr.tenant.name
CA Service Desk Manager 14.1 / 17.x CA Business Intelligence (BOXI) 4.x
Try to enable the Multi-Tenancy option in SDM Offline reporting server by running below command to change its value in NX.ENV file:
pdm_options_mgr -c -s MULTI_TENANCY -v on -a pdm_option.inst
Then recycle the SDM service and check if the BOXI reports returns values for tenant data.
CA no longer support BOXI as per the supportability matrix: