My management department asks for access on the Web Analytics reports for the whole web application. I tried giving them the permissions to see Web Analytics, but they are still not able to login into Central Administration. Is there a possibility granting them acces to the reports, without giving them CA Administration rights?
Making everyone a Farm Administrator on Central Admin is not a good idea, you should ask them to see Site Collection and Site level Web Analytics Data instead of whole Web Application!
However, one way is to put user in
About Site Collection and Site level Web Analytics Reports:
You can access Web Analytics reports by going to
In SharePoint 2010, there is a permission called
Try configuring permissions by following these steps and after it you can create a Web Analytics Web Part (located at the end of the linked article) in a site where they have access to.