Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Informatica Big Data Management
  3. Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  4. Mapping Sources in the Hadoop Environment
  5. Mapping Targets in the Hadoop Environment
  6. Mapping Transformations in the Hadoop Environment
  7. Processing Hierarchical Data on the Spark Engine
  8. Configuring Transformations to Process Hierarchical Data
  9. Processing Unstructured and Semi-structured Data with an Intelligent Structure Model
  10. Stateful Computing on the Spark Engine
  11. Monitoring Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  12. Mappings in the Native Environment
  13. Profiles
  14. Native Environment Optimization
  15. Cluster Workflows
  16. Connections
  17. Data Type Reference
  18. Function Reference
  19. Parameter Reference

Clients and Tools

Clients and Tools

Based on your product license, you can use multiple Informatica tools and clients to manage big data projects.
Use the following tools to manage big data projects:
Informatica Administrator
Monitor the status of profile, mapping, and MDM Big Data Relationship Management jobs on the Monitoring tab of the Administrator tool. The Monitoring tab of the Administrator tool is called the Monitoring tool. You can also design a Vibe Data Stream workflow in the Administrator tool.
Informatica Analyst
Create and run profiles on big data sources, and create mapping specifications to collaborate on projects and define business logic that populates a big data target with data.
Informatica Developer
Create and run profiles against big data sources, and run mappings and workflows on the Hadoop cluster from the Developer tool.

Updated October 23, 2019