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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

License and Installation Directory

License and Installation Directory

After you verify the installation prerequisites, you can specify the installation directory.
  1. On the
    License and Installation Directory
    page, enter the Informatica license key, installation directory, and the installation environment.
    The following table describes the license key and directory that you specify for the Informatica services installation:
    Property
    Description
    License key file
    Path and file name of the Informatica license key.
    Installation directory
    Absolute path for the installation directory. The installation directory must be on the machine where you are installing Informatica. The directory names in the path must not contain spaces or the following special characters:
    @ | * $ # ! % ( ) { } [ ]
    Informatica recommends using alphanumeric characters in the installation directory path. If you use a special character such as á or €, unexpected results might occur at run time.
    Installation environment
    Environment type associated with the Informatica services installation.
    • Set Sandbox environment for a basic environment used for proof of concept with minimal users.
    • Set Development environment for the design environment.
    • Set Test environment for high volume processing that is closest to a production environment.
    • Set Production environment for high volume processing with high levels of concurrency meant for end users. Advanced production environments are typically multi-node setups.
    This image describes about the installation directory, enabling kerberos network for the Informatica domain, license key, and the installation environment.
  2. Click
    Next
    .
If you enabled Kerberos network authentication, the
Service Principal Level
section appears.
If you did not enable Kerberos network authentication, the
Pre-Installation Summary
section appears. Review the installation information and press
Enter
to continue. Skip to Domain Selection.