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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

Create the Analyst Service

Create the Analyst Service

Use the service creation wizard in the Administrator tool to create the service.
Before you create the Analyst Service, verify that you have created and enabled the following services:

    Model Repository Service

    Data Integration Service

  1. In the Administrator tool, click the
    Manage
    tab.
  2. Click
    Actions
    New
    Analyst Service
    .
    The
    New Analyst Service
    dialog box appears.
  3. On the
    New Analyst Service - Step 1 of 6
    page, enter the following properties:
    Property
    Description
    Name
    Name of the service. The name is not case sensitive and must be unique within the domain. It cannot exceed 128 characters or begin with @. It also cannot contain spaces or the following special characters:
    ` ~ % ^ * + = { } \ ; : ' " / ? . , < > | ! ( ) ] [
    Description
    Description of the service. The description cannot exceed 765 characters.
    Location
    Domain and folder where the service is created. Click
    Browse
    to choose a different folder. You can move the service after you create it.
    License
    License object that allows use of the service.
    Node
    Node on which the service runs.
  4. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Analyst Service - Step 2 of 6
    page appears.
  5. Enter the HTTP port number to use for communication from the Analyst tool to the Analyst Service.
  6. To enable secure communication from the Analyst tool to the Analyst Service, select
    Enable Secure Communication
    .
    Enter the following properties to configure secure communication for the Analyst Service:
    Property
    Description
    HTTPS Port
    Port number that the Analyst tool runs on when you enable secure communication. Use a different port number than the HTTP port number.
    Keystore File
    Directory where the keystore file that contains the digital certificates is stored.
    Keystore Password
    Plain-text password for the keystore file. If this property is not set, the Analyst Service uses the default password
    changeit
    .
    SSL Protocol
    Optional. Indicates the protocol to be used. Set this property to
    SSL
    .
  7. Select
    Enable Service
    .
    The Model Repository Service and the Data Integration Service must be running to enable the Analyst Service.
  8. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Analyst Service - Step 3 of 6
    page appears.
  9. Enter the following properties to associate the Model Repository Service with the Analyst Service:
    Description
    Property
    Model Repository Service
    Model Repository Service to associate with the service.
    User name
    User name that the service uses to access the Model Repository Service. Enter the Model repository user that you created.
    Password
    Password for the Model repository user.
    Security Domain
    LDAP security domain for the Model repository user. The field appears when the Informatica domain contains an LDAP security domain. Not available for a domain with Kerberos authentication.
  10. To enable Analyst tool users to work on Human task data, set the
    Data Integration Service
    property to the Data Integration Service that you configure to run workflows.
    If Analyst tool users do not need to work on Human task records, do not configure this property.
  11. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Analyst Service - Step 4 of 6
    page appears.
  12. Enter the following run-time properties for the Analyst Service:
    Property
    Description
    Data Integration Service
    Data Integration Service to associate with the service. The Analyst Service manages the connection to the Data Integration Service that enables users to perform data preview, mapping specification, scorecard, and profile jobs in the Analyst tool.
    You can associate the Analyst Service with the Data Integration Service that you configured to run workflows. Or, you can associate the Analyst Service with different Data Integration Services for the different operations.
    Flat File Cache Directory
    Directory of the flat file cache where the Analyst tool stores uploaded flat files. The Data Integration Service must also be able to access this directory. If the Analyst Service and the Data Integration Service run on different nodes, configure the flat file directory to use a shared directory.
  13. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    New Analyst Service - Step 5 of 6
    page appears.
  14. Enter the directory to store the temporary business glossary files that the business glossary export process creates and the directory to store files that content managers attach to the Glossary assets. These directories must be on the node that runs the Analyst Service.
  15. Click
    Finish
    .
    The domain creates and enables the Analyst Service.
After you create the service through the wizard, you can edit the properties or configure other properties.