Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Informatica Edge Data Streaming
  3. Licenses
  4. Using Informatica Administrator
  5. Creating and Managing the Edge Data Streaming Service
  6. Edge Data Streaming Entity Types
  7. Edge Data Streaming Nodes
  8. Data Connections
  9. Working With Data Flows
  10. Managing the Edge Data Streaming Components
  11. Security
  12. High Availability
  13. Disaster Recovery
  14. Monitoring Edge Data Streaming Entities
  15. Troubleshooting
  16. Frequently Asked Questions
  17. Regular Expressions
  18. Command Line Program
  19. Configuring Edge Data Streaming to Work With a ZooKeeper Observer
  20. Glossary

User Guide

User Guide

WebSocket Target Service Type

The WebSocket target service type writes data to a WebSocket server through WebSocket messages. When you configure a WebSocket target service, you must configure the URL for the WebSocket server.
You can configure the following properties for the WebSocket target service type:
Entity Name
Name for the WebSocket target service. Maximum length is 32 characters.
Description of the target service. Maximum length is 256 characters.
Connection Type
You can select one of the following connection types:
  • WebSocket
  • WebSocketSecure: Accept All Certificates
  • WebSocketSecure: Accept Certificates in TrustStore
Target URL
URL of the WebSocket server.
Enter the path in the following format for a nonsecure connection:
Enter the path in the following format for a secure connection:
TrustStore Path
Path and file name of the Java truststore file.
TrustStore Password
Password for the truststore file.
Select a secure parameter if you have already created it. To specify a key and value, click Click to add secure parameters.
Retry on Failure
Indicates that the target service should try to write to the target if the operation fails the first time.
Number of Retries
The number of times the target service should retry to write to the source.
Delay between Retries
Time in milliseconds between successive retries.
You can collect and monitor the following statistics for the WebSocket target service:
  • Bytes Received. The number of bytes the target service receives.
  • Events Received. The number of events the target service receives.
  • Receive Rate (Per Sec). The number of bytes the target service receives every second.
  • Events Reassigned. The number messages that the source service resends to the target service when it has not received acknowledgment from the target service.

Updated March 19, 2019

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