Table of Contents

  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to the Informatica Connector Toolkit
  3. Installing and Upgrading the Informatica Connector Toolkit
  4. Building an Adapter
  5. Connection Attributes
  6. Type System
  7. Metadata Objects
  8. Partitioning Capability
  9. Run-time Behavior
  10. Adapter Example: Instagram
  11. Adapter Example: MySQL
  12. Adapter Example: YouTube
  13. Metadata Models
  14. ASO Model
  15. Adapter Project Migration
  16. Frequently Asked Questions

Informatica Connector Toolkit Developer Guide

Informatica Connector Toolkit Developer Guide

Installing the Informatica Connector Toolkit Overview

Installing the Informatica Connector Toolkit Overview

Install the Informatica Connector Toolkit and set up the Informatica Connector Toolkit Eclipse plug-in. To set up the Informatica Connector Toolkit Eclipse plug-in, you install the required software on the machine where you plan to develop the adapter.
The Informatica Connector Toolkit is part of the Informatica Development Platform (IDP). You can use the Informatica Connector Toolkit installer to install the Informatica Connector Toolkit on the machine in which you plan to develop an adapter.
You can get the Informatica Connector Toolkit installer from the following sources:
  • Informatica Development Platform installation DVD.
    Informatica ships the Informatica SDKs on a separate DVD. Run the Informatica Connector Toolkit installer to install the Informatica Connector Toolkit on the machine where you plan to do your development.
  • Informatica electronic software download site.
    When you purchase an Informatica product and choose to download the software, you receive a site link, user ID, and password to access the Informatica electronic software download site. Follow the instructions on the download site to download the Informatica Connector Toolkit installation file.
  • Informatica Technology Network.
    If you are a registered user of the Informatica Technology Network, you can download the Informatica Connector Toolkit installation file from the Informatica Development Platform page. When you download the file, the Informatica Development Network provides you with a password. Use this password when you extract the files from the download file.
When you run the Informatica Connector Toolkit installer, the installer installs the Informatica Connector Toolkit Eclipse plug-in in the Eclipse IDE.

Updated May 15, 2019


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