Oracle has released new OBIEE and available for download. Some highlights of the new features in this version are:

Improved installer

NOT supported on 32-bits Operating Systems.

Better Administration Features: New monitoring operations via Mbeans,additional information in Usage Tracking tables, new INSTANCECONFIG.xml and NQSCONFIG.INI settings

Improved Aggregate Persistence wizard to generate the aggregates with levels auto-correct and etc.

Selection Steps & Hierarchical columns can be override with the initialization blocks with its initialization string written in JSON syntax.

New light weighted UI Skin: Skyros, Similar to Oracle BI Cloud Service

HTML5 output is supported and can be configured as default output format. So flash limits will not stop your analysis on any devices.

More settings to configure the exports: columns formatting, Width, No.of rows etc..

Ability to save calculated column to reuse in other analysis

Better and simple UI (skin & Style) customization with a centralized master CSS and images in one directory.

Improved Scheduler WebService methods gives more flexibility to manage the OBIEE Agents programmatically.