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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

Metadata Access Service

Metadata Access Service

The Metadata Access Service allows the Developer tool to access Hadoop connection information to import and preview metadata from the Hadoop environment. The Metadata Access Service is required for design-time access to the Hadoop environment.
The following table summarizes the dependencies for products, services, and databases that are associated with the Metadata Access Service:
Dependency
Summary
Products
The following products use the Metadata Access Service:
  • Data Engineering Integration
  • Data Engineering Quality
  • Data Engineering Streaming
  • Enterprise Data Catalog
  • Enterprise Data Preparation
Services
The Metadata Access Service does not require an association with another application service.
Databases
The Metadata Access Service does not have an associated database.
Installer
You can create the Metadata Access Service when you run the installer.