This section contains information about the enhancements in this version of TrueSight Operations Management Reporting.
Installation and upgrade
Updated operating systems
TrueSight Operations Management Reporting now supports the following operating systems:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
See for more information.
Discontinued operating systems
TrueSight Operations Management Reporting no longer supports the following operating systems:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0, 7.1, 7.2
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2, 11 SP3, 12
- Oracle Linux Enterprise 6.8, 7.3
See for more information.
New TrueSight Smart Reporting reports
Important: TrueSight Smart Reporting as a new BMC offering
TrueSight Smart Reporting is a new offering from BMC that integrates with TrueSight Operations Management Reporting and serves as a platform for reports. To use TrueSight Smart Reporting, you must upgrade TrueSight Operations Management Reporting to version 11.3.01 and purchase the appropriate license entitlements.
You can use TrueSight Smart Reporting to generate reports with a simple drag-and-drop action. TrueSight Smart Reporting uses TrueSight Operations Management Reporting as its platform to administer, compile, and publish reports, and uses Oracle or SQL Server as the application database. The Report Engine is a Java application that collects event, impact, and performance data from TrueSight Infrastructure Management Server. , and compiles the data. The Report Engine periodically summarizes performance data, and calculates impact metrics using the events data.
TrueSight Smart Reporting integrates TrueSight Operations Management with Yellowfin, a third-party business intelligence and reporting tool. For information about Yellowfin, see the ( ).
Discontinued support for installing SAP Business Objects by using the Report Engine installer
You can no longer install or upgrade the SAP Business Objects by using the TrueSight Operations Management Report Engine installer. If you want to install or upgrade SAP Business Objects, you must procure a SAP Business Objects licence and then install it. With TrueSight Operations Management Reporting, you can do one of the following:
- Install TrueSight Smart Reporting and perform a fresh installation of Report Engine 11.3.01. See the for more information.
Install TrueSight Smart Reporting and upgrade Report Engine to version 11.3.01.
BMC has announced end-of-life for BMC Reporting Foundation.
Discontinued support for CLI command
The summary_period CLI command is no longer supported for the TrueSight Operations Management Report Engine.