In my previous post (related to BIEE) I explained overview of Business Intelligence (Siebel Analytics), here is quick overview of Installing Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition and various options available.

Installation Type 
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You have two type of installation type Basic or Advanced Installation.

Basic BIEE Installation Type
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1. Use this option if you don’t want SSO Integration.
2. For this installation Type you need JDK 5 or higher 
 
Advanced BIEE Installation Type
1. Use this option if you wish to integrate BI with Oracle Single Sign-On
2. Application Server 10.1.3.1.0 and higher should be installed for this installation on same server.

Installation of BIEE on Linux
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1. Download BIEE from BIEE Software

2. Install Oracle Application Server 10.1.3 or higher (for Advanced Installation) or JDK 1.5 or higher  (for Basic Installation)

3. For Linux download biee_linux_x86_redhat_101330_disk1.cpio
Unzip software as cpio -idmv < biee_linux_x86_redhat_101330_disk1.cpio

4. This will create directory BI_Linux under which two directory Server & Sever_Ancillary
cd /software_directory/RH_Linux/Server/Oracle_Buisness_Intelligence

5. Start Installation by executing setup.sh

Related
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BIEE Quick Install Guide