BoKS Reporting Manager is the reporting software used in Powertech Identity & Access Manager (BoKS), allowing you to generate reports on access control configurations and audit events from your security domain. This information applies to BoKS Reporting Manager 7.1.

Available Reports

The reports you can generate in BoKS Reporting Manager are divided into 3 categories:

  • Access Control Configuration
  • Audit Log Events
  • Objects in the Security Database

There are 13 standard Access Control reports, including for example what hosts are accessible by a specified user.

There are 18 standard Audit Log reports plus 12 graphic reports such as Successful Access per Hour in day. There are 16 other standard reports including BoKS Database Objects and Report Database status. In addition to the standard reports, you can also create customized reports using an integrated editor.

Output Formats

Reports can be outputted in:

  • Onscreen
  • PDF
  • Excel
  • HTML
  • MS Word
  • XML
  • Text
  • CSV

Supported Platforms

ComponentSupported Platforms / Databases
BoKS Report Server
  • Oracle Solaris 10 on Sparc
  • Oracle Solaris 11 on Sparc
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 (64-bit)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0 (64-bit)
BoKS Report Database
  • Oracle or later
  • MySQL 5.5 and later
BoKS Manager BoKS Manager 7.1 on all supported Master/Replica platforms.
End-user workstations No specific platform requirement, but must be able to use required browser and plugins.

System Requirements

ComponentSystem Requirements
BoKS Report Server
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Minimum 500 MB disk space
  • gunzip for extracting Report Server package files
  • SSH Client for communication with BoKS Master(s)
BoKS Report Database For system requirements, see your database documentation set.
BoKS Master
  • Minimum 16 MB shared memory
  • Minimum 300 MB free disk space
End-user workstations
  • A tested or compatible browser version. Tested browsers for this version are:
    • Mozilla Firefox 55.0.3
    • Google Chrome 61.0.3163.100
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.1593.14393.0*
    • Microsoft Edge 40.15063.0.0
  • Plug-ins / applications for opening MS Excel, MS Word and PDF format files.

* Internet Explorer 11 must be run in Compatibility Mode


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Last Modified On: November 15, 2019