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  1. Preface
  2. Analyst Service
  3. Content Management Service
  4. Data Integration Service
  5. Data Integration Service Architecture
  6. Data Integration Service Management
  7. Data Integration Service Grid
  8. Data Integration Service Applications
  9. Metadata Manager Service
  10. Model Repository Service
  11. PowerCenter Integration Service
  12. PowerCenter Integration Service Architecture
  13. High Availability for the PowerCenter Integration Service
  14. PowerCenter Repository Service
  15. PowerCenter Repository Management
  16. PowerExchange Listener Service
  17. PowerExchange Logger Service
  18. Reporting Service
  19. Reporting and Dashboards Service
  20. SAP BW Service
  21. Search Service
  22. System Services
  23. Test Data Manager Service
  24. Web Services Hub
  25. Application Service Upgrade
  26. Application Service Databases
  27. Connecting to Databases from Windows
  28. Connecting to Databases from UNIX
  29. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Creating a Reporting and Dashboards Service

Creating a Reporting and Dashboards Service

Use the Administrator tool to create and enable the Reporting and Dashboards Service. Reporting and Dashboards Service creates PowerCenter reports and Metadata Manager reports using the Jaspersoft application.
  1. In the Administrator tool, click the
    Manage
    tab >
    Services and Nodes
    view.
  2. Click
    Actions
    New
    Reporting and Dashboards Service
    .
  3. Specify the general properties of the Reporting and Dashboards Service, and click
    Next
    .
  4. Specify the security properties for the Reporting and Dashboards Service, and click
    Next
    .
  5. Specify the database properties for the Reporting and Dashboards Service.
  6. Click
    Test Connection
    to verify that the database connection configuration is correct.
  7. Choose to use existing content or create new content.
    • To use existing content, select
      Do Not Create New Content
      .You can create the Reporting and Dashboard Service with the repository content that exists in the database. Select this option if the specified database already contains Jasper repository content. This is the default.
    • To create new content, select
      Create New Content
      .You can create Jasper repository content if no content exists in the database. Select this option to create Jasper repository content in the specified database.
    When you create repository content, the Informatica service platform creates database schema that the Reporting and Dashboards Service needs. If the specified database already contains the database schema of an existing Reporting and Dashboards Service, you can use the database without creating new content.
  8. Click
    Finish
    .
After you create a Reporting and Dashboards Service, you can edit the advanced properties for the service in the Processes tab.