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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

Secure Data Storage

Secure Data Storage

When you install the Informatica services, you must provide a keyword for the installer to use to generate the encryption key for the domain.
Use the following table to record the information that you need to configure secure data storage:
Property
Description
Keyword
Keyword to use to create a custom encryption key to secure sensitive data in the domain. The keyword must meet the following criteria:
  • From 8 to 20 characters long
  • Includes at least one uppercase letter
  • Includes at least one lowercase letter
  • Includes at least one number
  • Does not contain spaces
The encryption key is created based on the keyword that you provide when you create the Informatica domain.
Encryption key directory
Directory in which to store the encryption key for the domain. By default, the encryption key is created in the following directory:
<Informatica installation directory>/isp/config/keys
.