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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Informatica Big Data Management
  3. Mappings
  4. Sources
  5. Targets
  6. Transformations
  7. Data Preview
  8. Cluster Workflows
  9. Profiles
  10. Monitoring
  11. Hierarchical Data Processing
  12. Hierarchical Data Processing Configuration
  13. Hierarchical Data Processing with Schema Changes
  14. Intelligent Structure Models
  15. Stateful Computing
  16. Appendix A: Connections
  17. Appendix B: Data Type Reference
  18. Appendix C: Function Reference

Snowflake Connection Properties

Snowflake Connection Properties

When you set up a Snowflake connection, you must configure the connection properties.
The order of the connection properties might vary depending on the tool where you view them.
The following table describes the Snowflake connection properties:
Property
Description
Name
The name of the connection. The name is not case sensitive and must be unique within the domain. You can change this property after you create the connection. The name cannot exceed 128 characters, contain spaces, or contain the following special characters:~ ` ! $ % ^ & * ( ) - + = { [ } ] | \ : ; " ' < , > . ? /
ID
String that the Data Integration Service uses to identify the connection.
The ID is not case sensitive. The ID must be 255 characters or less and must be unique in the domain. You cannot change this property after you create the connection.
Default value is the connection name.
Description
Optional. The description of the connection. The description cannot exceed 4,000 characters.
Location
The domain where you want to create the connection.
Type
The connection type. Select SnowFlake.
Username
The user name to connect to the Snowflake account.
Password
The password to connect to the Snowflake account.
Account
The name of the Snowflake account.
Warehouse
The Snowflake warehouse name.
Role
The Snowflake role assigned to the user.
Additional JDBC URL Parameters
Enter one or more JDBC connection parameters in the following format:
<param1>=<value>&<param2>=<value>&<param3>=<value>....
For example:
user=jon&warehouse=mywh&db=mydb&schema=public
To access Snowflake through Okta SSO authentication, enter the web-based IdP implementing SAML 2.0 protocol in the following format:
authenticator=https://<Your_Okta_Account_Name>.okta.com
Microsoft ADFS is not supported.


Updated July 10, 2020