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  1. Installation Overview
  2. Before You Install the Services
  3. Service Installation
  4. After You Install the Services
  5. Client Installation
  6. Uninstallation
  7. Starting and Stopping Informatica Services
  8. Connecting to Databases from Windows
  9. Connecting to Databases from UNIX
  10. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database
  11. Installation and Configuration Checklist
  12. Split Domain Configuration for Metadata Manager

Installation and Configuration Guide

Installation and Configuration Guide

Creating a Connection

Creating a Connection

In the Administrator tool, you can create relational database, social media, and file systems connections.
  1. In the Administrator tool, click the
    Manage
    tab.
  2. Click the
    Connections
    view.
  3. In the Navigator, select the domain.
  4. In the Navigator, click
    Actions
    New
    Connection
    .
    The
    New Connection
    dialog box appears.
  5. In the
    New Connection
    dialog box, select the connection type, and then click
    OK
    .
    The
    New Connection
    wizard appears.
  6. Enter the connection properties.
    The connection properties that you enter depend on the connection type. Click
    Next
    to go to the next page of the
    New Connection
    wizard.
  7. When you finish entering connection properties, you can click
    Test Connection
    to test the connection.
  8. Click
    Finish
    .