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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. SAP BW Service
  19. Search Service
  20. System Services
  21. Test Data Manager Service
  22. Web Services Hub
  23. Application Service Upgrade
  24. Application Service Databases
  25. Connecting to Databases from Windows
  26. Connecting to Databases from UNIX
  27. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

TDM Repository Configuration Properties

TDM Repository Configuration Properties

The following table describes the TDM repository configuration properties that you configure for the Test Data Manager Service:
Property
Description
Database Type
Type of database for the TDM repository.
  • Oracle
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • DB2
Use Trusted Connection
Available for Microsoft SQL Server. Select this if you want to log in using Windows login credentials.
Custom Driver Class
Custom JDBC parameters. Required if you select Custom database type. Enter the custom JDBC driver parameters.
Username
User account for the TDM repository database. Set up this account using the appropriate database client tools. To apply changes, restart the Test Data Manager Service.
Password
Password for the TDM repository database. Must be in 7-bit ASCII. To apply changes, restart the Test Data Manager Service.
JDBC URL
JDBC connection URL used to access the TDM repository database.
Enter the JDBC URL in the following format:
  • Oracle: jdbc:informatica:oracle://<host name>:<port>;ServiceName=<service name>
  • IBM DB2: jdbc:informatica:db2://<host name>:<port>;DatabaseName=<database name>
  • Microsoft SQL Server: jdbc:informatica:sqlserver://<host name>:<port>;DatabaseName=<database name>
Connection String
Native connect string to the TDM repository database. The Test Data Manager Service uses the connect string to create a connection object to the TDM repository and the PowerCenter repository. To apply changes, restart the Test Data Manager Service.
Schema Name
Available for Microsoft SQL Server. Name of the schema for the database. If not selected, the service creates the tables in the default schema.
Tablespace Name
Available for DB2. Name of the tablespace in which to create the tables. You must define the tablespace on a single node and the page size must be 32 KB. In a multipartition database, you must select this option. In a single-partition database, if you do not select this option, the installer creates the tables in the default tablespace.
Creation options for the New Test Data Manager Service
Options to create content, or use existing content, and upgrade existing content.
  • Do not create new content. Creates the repository without creating content. Select this option if the database content exists. If the content is of a previous version, the service prompts you to upgrade the content to the current version.
    • Previous Test Data Manager Service Name: Enter the name of the previous Test Data Manager Service. Required if you create the service with a different name.
      If you create the Test Data Manager Service with a different name, the source and target connections do not appear in Test Data Manager. Import the connections again if the connections do not appear in Test Data Manager.
    • Upgrade TDM Repository Contents. Upgrades the content to the current version.
  • Create new content. Creates repository content.