Table of Contents

  1. Preface
  2. Upgrade Overview
  3. Before You Upgrade the Domain on Windows
  4. Before You Upgrade the Domain on UNIX
  5. Prepare for the Upgrade
  6. Upgrade the Domain
  7. Upgrade the Domain with Changes to Node Configuration
  8. Before You Upgrade the Application Services
  9. Application Service Upgrade
  10. Informatica Client Upgrade
  11. After You Upgrade
  12. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database
  13. Upgrade Checklist

Upgrading from Version 10.0

Upgrading from Version 10.0

Run the Informatica Upgrade Advisor (UNIX)

Run the Informatica Upgrade Advisor (UNIX)

Before you perform an upgrade, run the Informatica Upgrade Advisor to validate the services and check for obsolete services in the domain.
  1. Log in to the machine with a system user account.
  2. Close all other applications.
  3. On a shell command line, run the install.sh file from the root directory.
    The installer displays the message to verify that the locale environment variables are set.
  4. If the environment variables are not set, press n to exit the installer and set them as required.
    If the environment variables are not set, pressy to continue.
  5. Press 2 to Upgrade Informatica.
  6. Press 1 to run the Informatica Upgrade Advisor.
    The Welcome section appears.
  7. Press Enter.
    The Installation Directory section appears.
  8. Enter the current installation directory.
  9. Press Enter.
    The Domain and Node Configuration section appears.
  10. Enter the following domain information:
    Property Description
    Domain name Name of the domain. The default domain name is Domain_<MachineName>. The name must not exceed 128 characters and must be 7-bit ASCII only. It cannot contain a space or any of the following characters: ` % * + ; " ? , < > \ /
    Gateway node host name
    Host name of the machine that hosts the gateway node for the domain.
    Gateway node port name
    Port number of the gateway node.
    Domain user name
    User name for the domain administrator. You can use this user name to initially log in to Informatica Administrator. Use the following guidelines:
    The name is not case sensitive and cannot exceed 128 characters.
    The name cannot include a tab, newline character, or the following special characters: % * + / ? ; < >-
    The name can include an ASCII space character except for the first and last character. Other space characters are not allowed.
    Domain password
    Password for the domain administrator. The password must be more than 2 characters and must not exceed 16 characters.
    Not available if you configure the Informatica domain to run on a network with Kerberos authentication.
  11. Press Enter.
    The Infomatica Upgrade Advisor Summary section appears.
  12. Review the results of the advisor in the following log file: Summary_<timestamp>.log
  13. Press Enter to close the Informatica Upgrade Advisor.

Updated May 14, 2019


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