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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

Create and Configure the Catalog Service

Create and Configure the Catalog Service

  1. Configure the following properties to create the Catalog Service:
    Property
    Description Catalog
    Catalog Service name
    Name of the service. The name is not case-sensitive and must be unique within the domain. The name cannot exceed 128 characters or begin with @. The name cannot contain character spaces. The characters in the name must be compatible with the code page of the Model repository that you associate with the Catalog Service.
    The name cannot contain the following special characters:
    ` ~ % ^ * + = { } \ ; : ' " / ? . , < > | ! ( ) ] [
    Catalog Service HTTPS port
    Applies if the Informatica domain is SSL enabled. Port number for the HTTPS connection.
    Do you want to enable secure communication for the service?
    Select 1 to use the default SSL certificates or select 2 to use custom SSL certificates.
    If the Informatica domain is enabled for SSL, you must provide the following details:
    • HTTPS port. The HTTPS port to access the Informatica domain node.
    • Informatica keystore file. The fully qualified path to the Informatica domain keystore file.
    • Keystore password. The password for the keystore file.
    Do you want to enable Asset Change Email Notifications?
    Select 2 to receive email notifications when there are updates for assets.
    Do you want to enable Data Asset Analytics?
    Select 2 to enable Data Asset Analytics.
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  3. Configure the following properties if you enabled Data Asset Analytics:
    Property
    Description
    Select Database
    Select the repository database that you want to use for Data Asset Analytics from the following options:
    • Oracle
    • SQLServer
    • PostgreSQL
    User Name
    The database user name for the repository.
    Password
    The password for the database user name.
    Database Connection String
    Enter the JDBC connection string to connect to the repository database.
    Use the following syntax for the connection string based on the database selected:
    • Oracle.
      jdbc:informatica:oracle://<host name>:<port number>;ServiceName=<database name>
    • SQLServer:
      • SQL Server.
        jdbc:informatica:sqlserver://<host name>: <port number>;DatabaseName=<database name>;SnapshotSerializable=true
    • PostgreSQL.
      jdbc:informatica:postgresql://<host name>: <port number>;DatabaseName=<database name>
    Secure JDBC Parameters
    If the repository database is secured with the SSL protocol, you must enter the secure database parameters as name=value pairs separated by semicolon characters (;). For example:
    param1=value1;param2=value2