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  1. Pre-Installation
  2. Installation
  3. Post-Installation
  4. Apply the HotFix
  5. Starting and Stopping Proactive Monitoring Components
  6. Logging In to Client Tools
  7. Configure Reporting
  8. Installation and Configuration Checklist

Installation Guide

Installation Guide

Installing the Operations Edition for UNIX

You can install Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter Operations in console mode on Linux.
  1. Log in to the machine with a system user account.
  2. Run the
    Informatica_PMPC_Operations_3.0HF1.bin -i console
    file from the directory where you downloaded the files.
  3. Press
    1
    to install Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter Operations.
  4. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    Prerequisites
    section displays the installation requirements. Verify that all requirements are met before you continue the installation. .
  5. Press
    Enter
    .
    Installation Directory
    section appears.
  6. Enter the location where you installed Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter Operations.
    The default location of the installation directory is
    /home/Proactive_Monitoring
  7. If you enter a different installation directory, enter
    Y
    to confirm the installation directory path.
    The
    License File
    section appears.
  8. Enter the path and file name of the license file, and press
    Enter
    .
    The
    Proactive Monitoring Repository Database
    section appears.
  9. Enter the database on which you configure Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter.
    • Press 1 for Oracle.
    • Press 2 for Microsoft SQL Server.
  10. Enter the following information about the Proactive Monitoring repository database:
    Property
    Description
    Database user name
    User name of the Proactive Monitoring database.
    Database password
    Password for the Proactive Monitoring user.
    Database host
    The name of the machine hosting the database.
    Database port
    The port number of the database.
    SID/Service name
    The service name or database name. If the database is on Oracle, indicate whether to use the SID or service name in the JDBC connection string. For Oracle RAC databases, select from Oracle SID or Oracle service name. For other Oracle databases, select Oracle SID.
    JDBC parameters
    Optional parameters to include in the database connection string. Use the parameters to optimize database operations for the database. Verify that the parameter string is valid.
    Custom JDBC connection string
    Custom JDBC connection string for the DataDirect drivers.
    You can use the following syntax in the connection string:
    • Oracle. For example,
      jdbc:Informatica:oracle://<host_name>:<port_no>;ServiceName=<database name>
    • Microsoft SQL Server. For example,
      jdbc:Informatica:sqlserver://<host_name>:<port_no>;DatabaseName=<database name>
  11. Choose whether you to use custom JDBC connection string, and then press
    Enter
    .
    1. To enter the JDBC connection info using a custom JDBC connection string, press
      Y
      .
    2. Otherwise, press
      N
      , and then enter the database connection information.
  12. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    Proactive Monitoring Schemas
    section appears.
    The installer creates the following default schemas for Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter:
    • RulePoint_Design
    • RulePoint_RTAM
    • RulePoint_Topology
    • RulePoint_TopologyState
    • RulePoint_Activity
    • Proactive_Monitoring
  13. Press
    Enter
    to accept the default schema names or enter new schema names and then click
    Enter
    .
    The
    Informatica Domain and Application Details
    section appears.
  14. Enter the domain name.
  15. Specify an option to validate the domain information.
    1. To validate the domain, press
      Y
      .
    2. If you do not want to validate the domain, press
      N
      .
  16. Enter the following domain information:
    Property
    Description
    Node host name
    Host name of the gateway node.
    Node port number
    Gateway port number of the Informatica domain.
    Domain user name
    User name of the Informatica administrator.
    Domain password
    Password of the Informatica administrator.
    Location of the command line utilities
    The path to the command line utilities.
    Security domain name
    Required if the Informatica domain uses LDAP or Kerberos authentication.
  17. Specify an option to enable reporting for Proactive Monitoring.
    1. To enable reporting, press
      Y
      .
    2. If you do not want to enable reporting, press
      N
      .
  18. Enter the following information to configure Proactive Monitoring reports.
    Property
    Description
    PowerCenter Repository Service
    The name of the PowerCenter Repository Service.
    PowerCenter Integration Service
    The name of the PowerCenter Integration Service.
    Connection name
    The name of the connection that you want to create to the Proactive Monitoring repository database. The installer creates a connection object before it imports reporting workflows into the PowerCenter repository.
    Connect string
    Required if you configured the command line utilities. The connection string to the Proactive Monitoring repository database.
    You can use the following syntax in the connection string:
    • On Oracle, use the syntax
      <database name>.world
      (same as TNSNAMES entry). For example,
      oracle.world
      .
    • On Microsoft SQL Server, use the syntax
      <server name>@<database name>.
      For example,
      sqlserver@mydatabase
      .
    Location of the import control file
    Required if you configured the command line utilities. The path to the pmrep control file.
    Code page of the PowerCenter Repository Service
    Required if you configured the command line utilities. The code page of the PowerCenter Repository Service. Default is utf-8.
  19. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    PowerCenter Repository Database
    section appears.
  20. Select the database on which you configure PowerCenter repository database.
    • Press 1 for Oracle.
    • Press 2 for Microsoft SQL Server.
  21. Enter the following information about the PowerCenter repository database:
    Property
    Description
    Database user name
    User name of the PowerCenter repository database.
    Database Password
    Password for the PowerCenter user.
    Database host
    Name of the machine that hosts the PowerCenter repository database.
    Database port number
    Port number of the PowerCenter repository database.
    SID/Service name
    The service name or database name. If the database is on Oracle, indicate whether to use the SID or service name in the JDBC connection string. For Oracle RAC databases, select from Oracle SID or Oracle service name. For other Oracle databases, select Oracle SID.
    JDBC parameters
    Optional parameters to include in the database connection string. Use the parameters to optimize database operations for the database. Verify that the parameter string is valid.
    Custom JDBC connection string
    Custom JDBC string for the DataDirect drivers.
    You can use the following syntax in the connection string:
    • Oracle. For example,
      jdbc:Informatica:oracle://<host_name>:<port_no>;ServiceName=<database name>
    • Microsoft SQL Server. For example,
      jdbc:Informatica:sqlserver://<host_name>:<port_no>;DatabaseName=<database name>
  22. Choose whether you to use custom JDBC connection string, and then press
    Enter
    .
    1. To enter the JDBC connection info using a custom JDBC connection string, press
      Y
      .
    2. Otherwise, press
      N
      , and then enter the database connection information.
  23. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    PowerCenter Read-Only User Details
    section appears.
  24. Enter the user name and password of the read-only user for the PowerCenter repository database.
  25. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    RulePoint Topology
    section appears.
  26. Enter the following topology information:
    Property
    Description
    Topology Host IP
    IP address of the server where you install Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter.
    Tomcat Port
    HTTP port number of the Tomcat server. The default port number is 8080.
    1. To enable HTTPS for RulePoint design, press
      Y
      .
    2. Otherwise, press
      N
      .
    Enter the following connection information, to enable HTTPS:
    Option
    Description
    Port number
    Port number for the HTTPS connection. The default is 8443.
    Keystore file
    Select the following option to use a keystore file generated by the installer or a keystore file you create:
    Press 1 to use a keystore generated by the installer.
    Press 2 to use an existing keystore.
  27. Enter the following email notifications information to receive alerts for process failures in Proactive Monitoring for PowerCenter:
    1. Enter
      Y
      to choose
      Email Configuration
      , and then press
      Enter
      .
    2. If you do not want to configure email notifications during installation, enter
      N
      .
  28. Press
    Enter
    .
    The
    Pre-Installation Summary
    section appears.
  29. Review the pre-installation summary, and press
    Enter
    to continue.
    The
    Installation Complete
    section appears.
  30. Press
    Enter
    to complete the installation and then exit the installer.
Review the following files in the installation directory for information about the installation process:
  • PMPC_Operations_3.0HF1_Install.log
  • Readme.txt