CA Business Intelligence (CABI) includes SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI (BOXI), a complete suite of information management, reporting, and query and analysis tools. What configuration is required when firewalls are enabled on servers used to integrate CA Business Intelligence (CABI) and Business Objects Enterprise (BOXI) with CA DataMinder?
This solution assumes the following;
Any changes to the default options for these products should be taken into consideration when configuring firewalls on the servers involved and may require additional/different ports to be opened.
Additionally, if BusinessObjects Enterprise (BOXI) is installed on multiple servers for scalability, additional firewall configuration may also be necessary for the required services to communicate correctly.
On the BusinessObjects Enterprise (BOXI) server, the following ports need to be open for incoming connections:
On the database server hosting the CA DataMinder CMS database:
NOTE: Both BOXI and CA DataMinder use the term 'Central Management Server' and the acronym 'CMS'. These are NOT the same servers, and each product has its own separate component that is referred to as the 'CMS'.