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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. Mass Ingestion Service
  10. Metadata Access Service
  11. Metadata Manager Service
  12. Model Repository Service
  13. PowerCenter Integration Service
  14. PowerCenter Integration Service Architecture
  15. High Availability for the PowerCenter Integration Service
  16. PowerCenter Repository Service
  17. PowerCenter Repository Management
  18. PowerExchange Listener Service
  19. PowerExchange Logger Service
  20. SAP BW Service
  21. Search Service
  22. System Services
  23. Test Data Manager Service
  24. Test Data Warehouse Service
  25. Web Services Hub
  26. Application Service Upgrade
  27. Application Service Databases
  28. Connecting to Databases from Windows
  29. Connecting to Databases from UNIX
  30. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Step 1. Update Node Roles

Step 1. Update Node Roles

By default, each node has both the service and compute roles. You can update the roles of each node that you plan to add to the grid. Enable only the service role to dedicate a node to running the Data Integration Service process. Enable only the compute role to dedicate a node to running mappings.
At least one node in the grid must have both the service and compute roles to run ad hoc jobs, with the exception of profiles.
Before you can disable the service role on a node, you must shut down all application service processes running on the node and remove the node as a primary or back-up node for any application service. You cannot disable the service role on a gateway node.
  1. In the Administrator tool, click the
    Manage
    tab >
    Services and Nodes
    view.
  2. In the Domain Navigator, select a node that you plan to add to the grid.
  3. In the
    Properties
    view, click
    Edit
    for the general properties.
    The
    Edit General Properties
    dialog box appears.
  4. Select or clear the service and compute roles to update the node role.
  5. Click
    OK
    .
  6. If you disabled the compute role, the
    Disable Compute Role
    dialog box appears. Perform the following steps:
    1. Select one of the following modes to disable the compute role:
      • Complete. Allows jobs to run to completion before disabling the role.
      • Stop. Stops all jobs and then disables the role.
      • Abort. Tries to stop all jobs before aborting them and disabling the role.
    2. Click
      OK
      .
  7. Repeat the steps to update the node role for each node that you plan to add to the grid.