On this page you will find Tutorials, How-Tos and Tips for developing with open bi.


The User is the central open bi entity to control access to the open bi instance and its services. Only maintained users are allowed to log in, and the User Groups assigned to the user define what the user is allowed to see and do. In thi...[Read More]

In the blog post Create your first website with open bi CMS I described how to build your web project from scratch. At the end of the post, we have already used some basic HTML Items, which open bi provides to create: navigation bars si...[Read More]

The open bi server is extensible with plugins which are .NET DLLs placed in the OPENBI\httpserver\plugins folder. In this article we are going to explore how to create a plugin for adding a custom batch job handler. Batch job handlers can be ...[Read More]

This tutorial will teach you how to create a simple “Hello World” website with the open bi CMS. It follows the instructions for setting up a CMS as described in Create a new CMS. Create the design This step has already been described here: ...[Read More]

You have read the Tutorials on API development with open bi, and now you want to test it? To make sure you can start with API development on our open bi plaform as soon as possible, we have created a GitHub repository with the necessary resources. Yo...[Read More]

This blog post shall introduce you to the means for troubleshooting problems with open bi and for checking the status of the service instance. To access open bi Web Configurator, open First, specify the open bi instance...[Read More]