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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

Interactive Data Preparation Service

Interactive Data Preparation Service

The
Interactive Data Preparation Service
manages data preparation within
Enterprise Data Preparation
. When an analyst prepares data in a project, the
Interactive Data Preparation Service
stores worksheet metadata in the Data Preparation repository. When you create the service, you can associate other application services with it.
The following table summarizes the dependencies for products, services, and databases that are associated with the
Interactive Data Preparation Service
:
Dependency
Summary
Products
The following products use the
Interactive Data Preparation Service
:
  • Enterprise Data Preparation
Services
If you plan to use rules during data preparation, you can provide a direct association with the following services:
  • Model Repository Service
  • Data Integration Service
Databases
The
Interactive Data Preparation Service
uses the following database:
  • Data Preparation repository. Stores worksheet metadata created when users prepare data assets for publication.
Installer
You can create the
Interactive Data Preparation Service
when you run the installer.

Rules and Guidelines

Consider the following rules and guidelines for
Interactive Data Preparation Service
creation:
  • If you use the installer to create the
    Enterprise Data Preparation
    and
    Interactive Data Preparation Service
    , you must create both of the application services on the same node.
  • If you configure
    Enterprise Data Preparation
    to use rules, you must associate a Data Integration Service with the
    Interactive Data Preparation Service
    . The Data Integration Service is required to run rules during data preparation.
  • If you configure
    Enterprise Data Preparation
    to use rules, you must associate the Model Repository Service that manages the Model repository in which rule objects and metadata are stored with the
    Interactive Data Preparation Service
    .
  • If you want to create and enable the
    Interactive Data Preparation Service
    when you run the installer, the domain must contain connections associated with the Hadoop environment. For more information, see Prepare to Create the Enterprise Data Preparation Services.