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  1. Preface
  2. Part 1: Installation Getting Started
  3. Part 2: Before You Install the Services
  4. Part 3: Run the Services Installer
  5. Part 4: After You Install the Services
  6. Part 5: Informatica Client Installation
  7. Part 6: Uninstallation
  8. Appendix A: Starting and Stopping Informatica Services
  9. Appendix B: Connecting to Databases from UNIX or Linux

Installation for Enterprise Data Preparation

Installation for Enterprise Data Preparation

Informatica Client Tools

Informatica Client Tools

You use Informatica clients to access underlying Informatica functionality in the domain. The clients make requests to the Service Manager and to application services.
The Informatica clients consist of thick client applications and thin or web client applications that you use to access services and repositories in the domain.
The following table describes the client tools for Enterprise Data Preparation:
Informatica Client
Description
Informatica Developer (the Developer tool)
A thick client application to create, import, and export data domains.
Informatica Administrator (the Administrator tool)
A web application to manage the domain and application services.
Informatica Catalog Administrator
A web application to administer resources, scanners, schedules, attributes, and connections.
Enterprise Data Catalog
A web application that displays a comprehensive view of metadata from configured data assets.
Enterprise Data Preparation application
A web application for Enterprise Data Preparation to search for, discover, and prepare data assets.
Determine how many instances of the Developer tool you want to install. You do not need to plan for the web client applications.