Table of Contents


  1. About the Security Guide
  2. Introduction to Informatica Security
  3. User Authentication
  4. LDAP Security Domains
  5. Kerberos Authentication Setup
  6. Domain Security
  7. Security Management in Informatica Administrator
  8. Users and Groups
  9. Privileges and Roles
  10. Permissions
  11. Audit Reports
  12. Command Line Privileges and Permissions
  13. Custom Roles

Step 10. Start the Informatica Domain

Step 10. Start the Informatica Domain

After you configure the Informatica domain to use Kerberos authentication, start the domain and the Administrator tool.
  1. On Windows, you can start the Informatica service from the Control Panel or the Start menu.
    To start Informatica from the Windows Start menu, click
    Informatica [
    . Right-click
    Start Informatica Services
    and select
    Run as Administrator
    On UNIX, run the following command to start the Informatica daemon: startup
    By default, is installed in the following directory:
  2. Start the Informatica Administrator.
    Use the following URL to start the Administrator tool:
    http://<fully qualified hostname>:<http port>
    . If you configured the Administrator tool to use a secure connection, use the HTTPS protocol:
    https://<fully qualified hostname>:<http port>
    When you start the Administrator tool, you must add the URL to the list of trusted sites for the browser.
  3. Select the security domain for your user account.
    If you use Kerberos authentication, the network uses single sign on. You do not need to log in to the Administrator tool with a user name and password.

Updated April 29, 2019