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  1. Preface
  2. Part 1: Installation Getting Started
  3. Part 2: Before You Install the Services
  4. Part 3: Run the Services Installer
  5. Part 4: After You Install the Services
  6. Part 5: Informatica Client Installation
  7. Part 6: Uninstallation
  8. Appendix A: Starting and Stopping Informatica Services
  9. Appendix B: Connecting to Databases from UNIX or Linux
  10. Appendix C: Connecting to Databases from Windows
  11. Appendix D: Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Installation for PowerCenter and Data Quality

Installation for PowerCenter and Data Quality

PowerCenter Repository Service

PowerCenter Repository Service

The PowerCenter Repository Service manages the PowerCenter repository. It receives requests from Informatica clients and application services to store or access metadata in the PowerCenter repository.
The following table summarizes the dependencies for products, services, and databases that are associated with the PowerCenter Repository Service.
Dependency
Summary
Products
The following products use the PowerCenter Repository Service:
  • PowerCenter
  • Informatica Data Quality
  • Metadata Manager
Services
The PowerCenter Repository Service does not require an association with another application service.
Databases
The PowerCenter Repository Service uses the following database:
  • PowerCenter repository. Stores metadata created by Informatica clients and application services.
Installer
You can create the PowerCenter Repository Service when you run the installer.