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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

Secure Data Storage

Secure Data Storage

When you install the Informatica services, you must provide a keyword for the installer to use to generate the encryption key for the domain.
Use the following table to record the information that you need to configure secure data storage:
Encryption Key Information
Description
Value
Keyword
Keyword to use to create a custom encryption key to secure sensitive data in the domain. The keyword must meet the following criteria:
  • From 8 to 20 characters long
  • Includes at least one uppercase letter
  • Includes at least one lowercase letter
  • Includes at least one number
  • Does not contain spaces
The encryption key is created based on the keyword that you provide when you create the Informatica domain.
Encryption key directory
Directory in which to store the encryption key for the domain. The default location is the following directory:
<Informatica installation directory>/isp/config/keys
.