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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Informatica Big Data Management
  3. Connections
  4. Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  5. Mapping Objects in the Hadoop Environment
  6. Processing Hierarchical Data on the Spark Engine
  7. Stateful Computing on the Spark Engine
  8. Monitoring Mappings in the Hadoop Environment
  9. Mappings in the Native Environment
  10. Profiles
  11. Native Environment Optimization
  12. Data Type Reference
  13. Complex File Data Object Properties
  14. Function Reference
  15. Parameter Reference

Perform Data Lineage on Big Data Sources

Perform Data Lineage on Big Data Sources

Perform data lineage analysis in Enterprise Information Catalog for big data sources and targets.
Use Enterprise Information Catalog to create a Cloudera Navigator resource to extract metadata for big data sources and targets and perform data lineage analysis on the metadata. Cloudera Navigator is a data management tool for the Hadoop platform that enables users to track data access for entities and manage metadata about the entities in a Hadoop cluster.
You can create one Cloudera Navigator resource for each Hadoop cluster that is managed by Cloudera Manager. Enterprise Information Catalog extracts metadata about entities from the cluster based on the entity type.
Enterprise Information Catalog extracts metadata for the following entity types:
  • HDFS files and directories
  • Hive tables, query templates, and executions
  • Oozie job templates and executions
  • Pig tables, scripts, and script executions
  • YARN job templates and executions
Enterprise Information Catalog does not extract metadata for MapReduce job templates or executions.
For more information, see the
Informatica Catalog Administrator Guide
.


Updated December 13, 2018