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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

Email Service Properties

Email Service Properties

You can configure general properties, Model Repository Service options, and email server properties for the Email Service. To configure the Email Service properties, select the service in the Domain Navigator and click
Edit
in the
Properties
view. You can change the properties while the service is running, but you must recycle the service for the changed properties to take effect.

General Properties

The following table describes the general properties for the service:
Property
Description
Name
Name of the service. You cannot change the name of the Email Service.
Description
Description of the service. The description cannot exceed 765 characters.
Node
Node on which the service runs.
Backup Nodes
Nodes on which the service can run if the primary node is unavailable.

Model Repository Service Options

Configure a Model repository to store metadata for the email notifications that users configure. The Model Repository Service must be available for the Email Service to send email notifications.
If the Model repository is integrated with a version control system, then you must synchronize the repository before you associate it with the Email Service.
The following table describes the Model Repository options for the service:
Property
Description
Model Repository Service
Model Repository Service associated with the Email Service.
Username
User name of an administrator user in the Informatica domain. Not available for a domain with Kerberos authentication.
Password
Password of the administrator user in the Informatica domain. Not available for a domain with Kerberos authentication.

Email Server Properties

Configure the email server properties so Business Glossary and Data Quality users can configure email notifications.
The Email Service uses the email server configuration to send the following notifications:
  • Business glossary notifications.
  • Scorecard notifications.
  • Workflow notifications. Workflow notifications include emails sent from Human tasks and Notification tasks in workflows that the Data Integration Service runs.
The following table describes the email server properties for the service:
Property
Description
SMTP Server Host Name
The SMTP outbound mail server host name. For example, enter the Microsoft Exchange Server for Microsoft Outlook.
Default is localhost.
SMTP Server Port
Port number used by the outbound SMTP mail server. Valid values are from 1 to 65535. Default is 25.
SMTP Server User Name
The user name for authentication upon sending if required by the outbound mail server.
SMTP Server Password
Password for authentication upon sending if required by the outbound SMTP mail server.
SMTP Authentication Enabled
Indicates that the SMTP server is enabled for authentication. If true, the outbound mail server requires a user name and password.
Default is false.
Use TLS Security
Indicates that the SMTP server uses the TLS protocol. If true, enter the TLS port number for the SMTP server port property.
Default is false.
Use SSL Security
Indicates that the SMTP server uses the SLL protocol. If true, enter the SSL port number for the SMTP server port property.
Default is false.
Sender Email Address
Email address that the Email Service uses in the From field when sending notification emails from a workflow. Default is
admin@example.com
.