Manage Connections Privilege
Users assigned the Manage Connections privilege can create, edit, and delete connections in the Administrator tool, Analyst tool, Developer tool, and infacmd command line program. Users can also copy connections in the Developer tool and can grant permissions on connections in the Administrator tool and infacmd command line program.
Users assigned the Manage Connections privilege can also create, refresh, and delete cluster configurations and set and clear configuration properties in the Administrator tool and the infacmd command line program.
Users assigned connection permissions but not the Manage Connections privilege can perform the following connection management actions:
- View all connection metadata, except passwords. Requires read permission on connection.
- Preview data or run a mapping, scorecard, or profile. Requires execute permission on connection.
The following table lists the required permissions and the actions that users can perform with the Manage Connections privilege:
| User is able to create connections and cluster configurations.
| Write on connection
|| User is able to copy, edit, and delete connections.
| Grant on connection
|| User is able to grant and revoke permissions on connections.
|Write on cluster configuration
||User is able to create, refresh, and delete cluster configurations. User is able to set and clear cluster configuration properties.