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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

Install the Clients Overview

Install the Clients Overview

You can install the Informatica clients on Windows in graphical or silent mode.
Complete the pre-installation tasks to prepare for the installation. You can install the Informatica clients on multiple machines.
When you run the client installer, you can select the following Informatica client tools:
Informatica Developer
Informatica Developer is a client application that you use to create data objects, create and run mappings, and create virtual databases. You can also use Informatica Developer to run profiles and perform data discovery. Objects created in Informatica Developer are stored in a Model repository and are run by a Data Integration Service.
PowerCenter Client
The PowerCenter Client is a set of tools you can use to manage the PowerCenter repository, mappings, and sessions. The PowerCenter Client includes the following tools:
  • PowerCenter Designer
  • PowerCenter Mapping Architect for Visio
  • PowerCenter Repository Manager
  • PowerCenter Workflow Manager
  • PowerCenter Workflow Monitor
Informatica recommends that you install the Informatica services and the PowerCenter Client in different install directories because If you install the Informatica services and the PowerCenter Client in the same install directory, the service binaries will be uninstalled when you uninstall the PowerCenter Client.