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  1. Preface
  2. Introducing Administrator
  3. Organizations
  4. Licenses
  5. Ecosystem single sign-on
  6. SAML single sign-on
  7. Metering
  8. Source control and service upgrade settings
  9. Users and user groups
  10. User roles
  11. Permissions
  12. Runtime environments
  13. Serverless runtime environments
  14. Secure Agent services
  15. Secure Agent installation
  16. Schedules
  17. Bundle management
  18. Event monitoring
  19. File transfer
  20. Troubleshooting

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Communication with the Secure Agent

Communication with the Secure Agent

Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services
sends data from the Secure Agent to the Process Server through the Secure Agent Channel or a through a direct HTTP or HTTPS link.
The Secure Agent communicates with Process Server in two ways:
The Secure Agent Channel
A secure channel that creates tunnels between each connected Secure Agent and Process Server.
HTTP or HTTPS
A protocol over which the Secure Agent directly sends data to Process Server. If you use this communication method,
Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services
validates your credentials against the authentication provider.
For more information on the communication method that each Process Server property uses, see the Process Server Properties.
The following image shows the two methods of communication between the Secure Agent and Process Server:
The Data Integration Server, Process Server, Secure Agent Core, and Secure Agent Manager communicate with the Secure Agent through the Secure Agent Channel or through HTTP/HTTPS.


Updated October 29, 2020