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  1. Preface
  2. Workflow Manager
  3. Workflows and Worklets
  4. Sessions
  5. Session Configuration Object
  6. Tasks
  7. Sources
  8. Targets
  9. Connection Objects
  10. Validation
  11. Scheduling and Running Workflows
  12. Sending Email
  13. Workflow Monitor
  14. Workflow Monitor Details
  15. Session and Workflow Logs
  16. Session Properties Reference
  17. Workflow Properties Reference

Creating a Connection Object

Creating a Connection Object

  1. In the Workflow Manager, click Connections and select the type of connection you want to create.
    The Connection Browser dialog box appears, listing all the source and target connections available for the selected connection type.
  2. Click New.
    If you selected FTP as the connection type, the Connection Object dialog box appears. Go to step 5.
    If you selected Relational, Queue, Application, or Loader connection type, the Select Subtype dialog box appears.
  3. In the Select Subtype dialog box, select the type of database connection you want to create.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Enter the properties for the type of connection object you want to create.
    The Connection Object Definition dialog box displays different properties depending on the type of connection object you create. For more information about connection object properties, see the section for each specific connection type in this chapter.
  6. Click OK.
    The database connection appears in the Connection Browser list.
  7. To add more database connections, repeat steps 2 through 6.
  8. Click OK to save all changes.