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  1. Preface
  2. Backing Up and Restoring the Data Vault
  3. Configuring Centera as a Remote Data Vault Store
  4. Configuring Data Archive for a Legacy Source Using Legacy Adapters
  5. Data Archive Seamless Access for PeopleSoft
  6. Data Archive Transaction Restore API
  7. Dropping and Truncating Partitions in Data Archive
  8. High Availability Configuration for the Data Archive and File Archive Service Versions 6.1 to 6.3
  9. 0955-High Availability Configuration for the Data Vault Version 6.4 and Later
  10. How to Create Business Rules to Archive and Purge Transactional Data
  11. How to Uninstall Data Archive 5.1
  12. How to Uninstall Data Archive 5.3
  13. How to Use Scripts to Change Database User Passwords in the ILM Repository
  14. IBM DB2 Database Connectivity and Setup for Data Archive
  15. Installing Data Visualization
  16. Integrating Third-Party Schedulers in ILM Engine
  17. Parallel Processing in Data Archive
  18. Seamless Access Configuration for Siebel Applications
  19. Seamless Access Setup for Oracle E-Business Suite
  20. Seamless Access Setup for Oracle R12 in Data Archive
  21. Using the Data Vault Service JDBC Driver to Connect to the Data Vault
  22. Using Multiple Engines in an ILM Environment
  23. Using PowerExchange ODBC Connections in a Data Archive Retirement Project
  24. Discovering Foreign Key Relationships in Enterprise Data Manager

Data Archive How-To Guide

Data Archive How-To Guide

Configure ODBC Data Sources on Windows

Configure ODBC Data Sources on Windows

Use this procedure to configure ODBC data sources on Windows.
Before you configure ODBC data sources on Windows, ensure that the PowerExchange ODBC drivers have been added to the Windows registry.
  1. Copy the DataDirect Driver Manager from the computer where PowerCenter and DVO are installed to the server where Power Exchange and the Data Archive engine are installed.
    To copy the DataDirect Driver Manager, copy the following directory to the system with the Data Archive engine:
    PowerCenter_installation_directory
    /ODBC6.1
  2. To start the 32-bit
    ODBC Data Source Administrator
    wizard, perform one of the following actions:
    • On a Windows 32-bit system, double-click
      Administrative Tools
      in the
      Control Panel
      . In the
      Administrative Tools
      window, double-click
      Data Sources (ODBC)
      .
    • On a Windows 64-bit system, enter the following command at the command prompt:
      %windir%\SysWOW64\odbcad32.exe
    The
    ODBC Data Source Administrator
    wizard appears.
  3. On the
    System DSN
    tab, click
    Add
    .
  4. In the
    Create New Data Source
    dialog box, select the
    Informatica PowerExchange
    driver from the list of available drivers and click
    Finish
    .
    The
    PowerExchange Data Source
    wizard appears.
  5. On the
    PowerExchange Data Source
    tab, enter the following information:
    • At
      Location
      , enter the name of the PowerExchange Listener, as defined in the NODE statement in the DBMOVER configuration file.
    • At
      Type
      , select
      NRDB2
      .
    • At
      Local Codepage
      , select
      UTF-8 encoding of Unicode
      .
    • Depending on the data source type that you select, enter values for other available properties.
  6. On the
    General
    tab, enter the following values at
    Integration Mask
    :
    ILMBRIDGE,CPOOL
    ILMBRIDGE sets a number of options that are required by the JDBC-ODBC bridge. CPOOL enables PowerExchange connection pooling.
    For all data source types, you can optionally enter additional information.
  7. Click
    OK
    .
    The ODBC data source appears in the
    System Data Sources
    list on the
    System DSN
    tab in the
    ODBC Data Source Administrator
    wizard.
  8. Click
    OK
    .
For more information, see the
PowerExchange Reference Manual
.