Business Objects (BOBJ)

SAP BusinessObjects BI (also known as BOBJ) is a suite of front-end applications that allows users to view, sort and analyze business intelligence data. In addtion to having this capability, OSC offers training and guidance in how to best use this powerful tool.

SYSTEM STATUS

Date Time Update
1/29/2018 10:00 am

The Business Objects reporting system is available now. Again, we apologize for the inconvenience.

1/29/2018 7:15 am We have taken the Business Objects system offline because of some errors in data loading that occurred this morning. We are working on correcting those errors and will make the system available again as soon as possible. We will post an update once we have resumed normal services. We apologize for the inconvenience.
11/22/2017 9:10 am Our BI load has completed and BOBJ is back online.
11/22/2017 7:05 am There was a failure with the BI Daily Load this morning. The failure points have been restarted and the load is resuming. The BOBJ reporting system will be unavailable until the load completes.
11/21/2017 8:50 am Our BI load has completed and BOBJ is back online.
11/21/2017 7:30 am There was a failure with the BI Daily Load this morning. The failure points have been restarted and the load is resuming. The BOBJ reporting system will be unavailable until the load completes.
11/20/2017 9:05 am Our BI load has completed and BOBJ is back online.
11/20/2017 7:55 am There was a failure with the BI Daily Load this morning. The failure points have been restarted and the load is resuming. The BOBJ reporting system will be unavailable until the load completes.
10/31/2017 7:35 am We experienced a failure with the BI Daily Load that prevented the refresh of data this morning. Data in BI is current as of 10/29/2017.
10/16/2017 9:30 am We experienced a failure with the BI Daily Load that prevented the refresh of data this morning. We will not attempt a reload since our business day has already started. Data in BI is current as of 10/12/2017.
9/5/2017 9:45 am

Business Objects Reporting is now available. We apologize for the inconvenience.

9/5/2017 8:20 am We are experiencing issues with Business Objects Reports. Data loading has resumed as normal, however, the reporting application is generating an error.  We are working on the issue and will post an update as soon as the system is operating normally again.
8/28/17 12:15 pm

8/28/2017 – BI Load Failure
We experienced system issues this morning that prevented our Cost Distribution data provider from being refreshed; data for Cost Distribution is current as of 8/24/2017.

This affects the following BOBJ reports: B0049, B0067, B0075, B0077, B0104, B0112, B0145, B0149, B0149-1.

Data for all other BOBJ reports is current as of 8/27/2017.

6/16/17 3:20 pm The issues we were experiencing in Business Objects with some users not being able to access the org units on their BOBJ reports has been resolved. You should be able to view all of the org units that you are authorized to see now. If this is not the case, please contact BEST Shared Services and they will log a ticket. We apologize again for the inconvenience.
6/16/17 1:05 pm We are experiencing an issue in Business Objects with some users not being able to access the Org units on their BOBJ reports. We are working quickly to resolve the issue, and apologize for the inconvenience.
5/30/17 10:50 am BI Business Objects System Availability 6/2/17 to 6/5/17:
The BI Business Objects reporting system will be unavailable starting at Noon on Friday, June 2nd for system maintenance.  No other systems will be affected!  These systems will be available again by 7:00 am on Monday, June 5th.
5/23/17 7:10 am BI Load Failure - 5/23/17
There was a BI Load Failure this morning (5/23/17). The issue is being investigated. Data in BI is current as of 5/21/17. 
4/5/17 7:20 am BI Load Failure - 4/5/17
There was a BI Load Failure this morning (4/5/17). The failure was due to the error status from Tuesday morning (4/4) being held in queue which prevented the load from continuing. We have manually cleared the error status to reset for Thursday morning's load. Data in BI is current as of 4/2/17.
4/4/17 7:45 am BI Load Failure - 4/4/17
There was a BI Load Failure this morning (4/4/17). The issue is being investigated. Data in BI is current as of 4/2/17. 
1/13/17 8:43 am BI Data Load Fail:
The BI load failed this morning, and we are researching to determin the root cause. Data in BI is current as of close of business on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. 
11/29/2016 8:00 am The BI data load failed this morning so the data in the BI system is current as of 11/27/2016.  We expect to resume normal loading tomorrow and apologize for any inconvenience
09/27/2016 7:20 am BI Daily Load:
The BI Daily Load completed successfully this morning (9/27/16).  Data in BI is current as of 9/26/16. The Quota Balance data in BI is as of 9/20/16.  This data will be updated with the regularly scheduled load on Wed (9/28/16).
09/26/2016 7:55 am BI Daily Load Failure for 09/23/16:
There was a failure with the BI Time Load on Saturday (9/24/16) and the BI Daily Load this morning (9/26/16).  We are working to resolve the issue and will post an update when available. For now, the Quota Balance data in BI is current as of 9/20/16.  All other BI data is current as of 9/22/16.
09/13/2016 7:22 am BI Daily Load 09/13/16:
The BI Daily Load completed successfully this morning (9/13/16). Data in BI is current as of 9/12/16.
09/12/2016 7:35 am BI Daily Load Failure for 09/12/16:
There was a failure with the BI Daily load this morning (9/12/16).  We are still evaluating the impact and will post an update when possible.
07/26/2016 7:45 am BI - B0155: Current Public Info Load:
The issue encountered with the BI PubInfo Load on 7/25/16 has been resolved.  Data supporting the “B0155: Current Public Info w/Last Action” report is now current as of 7/25/16.
07/25/2016 12:10 pm BI Data Load Fail - B0155 - Current Public Info w/Last Action
There was a load failure this morning (7/25) with the PubInfo file in BI”.  This is the file that supports the “B0155: Current Public Info w/Last Action” report.  We are working to resolve the load issue.  For now, data supporting B0155 is current as of 7/21/2016.
01/26/2016 1:30 pm The Business Objects (BOBJ) reporting system will be unavailable while we apply system updates on Friday, 1/29/2016 starting at 2pm.  The system will be available again on Monday, 2/1/2016 at 7am.