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  1. Preface
  2. Analyst Service
  3. Catalog Service
  4. Content Management Service
  5. Data Integration Service
  6. Data Integration Service Architecture
  7. Data Integration Service Management
  8. Data Integration Service Grid
  9. Data Integration Service Applications
  10. Interactive Data Preparation Service
  11. Enterprise Data Preparation Service
  12. Informatica Cluster Service
  13. Mass Ingestion Service
  14. Metadata Access Service
  15. Metadata Manager Service
  16. Model Repository Service
  17. PowerCenter Integration Service
  18. PowerCenter Integration Service Architecture
  19. High Availability for the PowerCenter Integration Service
  20. PowerCenter Repository Service
  21. PowerCenter Repository Management
  22. PowerExchange Listener Service
  23. PowerExchange Logger Service
  24. SAP BW Service
  25. Search Service
  26. System Services
  27. Test Data Manager Service
  28. Test Data Warehouse Service
  29. Web Services Hub
  30. Application Service Upgrade
  31. Appendix A: Application Service Databases
  32. Appendix B: Connecting to Databases from Windows
  33. Appendix C: Connecting to Databases
  34. Appendix D: Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Creating a Metadata Access Service

Creating a Metadata Access Service

  1. In the Administrator tool, click the
    Manage
    tab.
  2. Click the
    Services and Nodes
    view.
  3. In the Domain Navigator, select the domain.
  4. Click
    Actions
    New
    Metadata Access Service
    .
    The
    New Metadata Access Service
    wizard appears.
  5. On the
    New Metadata Access Service - Step 1 of 3
    page, enter the following properties:
    Property
    Description
    Name
    Name of the service. The name is not case sensitive and must be unique within the domain. It cannot exceed 128 characters or begin with @. It also cannot contain spaces or the following special characters:
    ` ~ % ^ * + = { } \ ; : ' " / ? . , < > | ! ( ) ] [
    Description
    Description of the service. The description cannot exceed 765 characters.
    Location
    Domain and folder where the service is created. Click
    Browse
    to choose a different folder. You can move the service after you create it.
    License
    License object that allows use of the service.
    Node
    Node on which the service runs.
    Backup Nodes
    If your license includes high availability, nodes on which the service can run if the primary node is unavailable.
  6. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Metadata Access Service - Step 2 of 3
    page appears.
  7. Select the HTTP Protocol Type and enter the respective port number to use for the Metadata Access Service.
  8. Accept the default values for the remaining security properties. You can configure the security properties after you create the Metadata Access Service.
  9. Select
    Enable Service
    .
    The Metadata Access Service does not have any other service dependency.
  10. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Metadata Access Service - Step 3 of 3
    page appears.
  11. If applicable, specify the execution options for impersonation user, Kerberos cluster, logging options, and click
    Next
    .
  12. Click
    Finish
    .
    The domain creates and enables the Metadata Access Service.