Query Objects form the business meta-layer for end user reporting. Query Objects hide the physical database details, SQL complexities, table names etc. from the end user. A user can design smart reports, charts and dashboards without knowing where and how the data is fetched from the database.
A query object contains details to fetch desired data from a data connection. A query object acts as a data source to reports, parameter and Query objects.
A query object can be a source for another query object. To be able to access query objects, you need to meet the below pre-requisites.
Ensure that currently logged in user has ‘Data Administrator’ privilege.
The currently logged in user should have access rights granted on valid database connections on which query object needs to be designed.