This is the fifth part of the 6 part guide which describes how to install Informatica PowerCenter 9.6.1 for personal use
- How to get and unpack the legitimate copies of the software packages (see Part 1)
- How to install Oracle 11g and create a database for Informatica repository and domain (see Part 2)
- How to install Informatica 9.6.1 server software (see Part 3)
- How to install Informatica 9.6.1 client software (see Part 4)
- How to create Informatica repository and integration services
- How to test whether the setup is working (see Part 6)
Click here for previous post which describes How to install Informatica 9.6.1 client software
In this post I will describe how to create and configure Informatica repository and integration services
This is where we get to login to the Informatica Admin Console
So lets get started!!
STEP1:- Open Informatica Admin console by going to following path
Start->All Programs-> Informatica 9.6.1 -> Server -> Informatica Administrator Home Page
If browser security stops the site from opening (which is hosted locally) you can bypass it and go ahead anyways. You will get below screen, where you will login using Administrator user and password which you created while installing the Informatica Server (see Part 3 – Step10)
STEP2:- Creating a Repository Service. You will see the screen below, here click on Actions->New->PowerCenter Repository Service.
STEP3:- Fill in the details as in the screenshot below and press Next
STEP4:- Fill in the details as in the screenshot below and press Finish. Use the infa_rep schema password you created while installing Oracle 11g database. See Part 2 Step 10.
This will create the repository service and start it in the exclusive mode. Keep the repository service in exclusive mode until we have created the integration service and are ready for connectivity from the client. Once we are ready we will recycle the repository service in Normal mode.
STEP5:- Creating Integration Service. Again go to Actions->New->PoweCenter Integration Service
STEP6:- Fill in the details as in screenshot below and press Next
STEP7:- In the next screen select the INFA_REP_DEV repository that we created in previous steps and provide Administrator username and password and press Finish
STEP8:- In the next dialogue box select the code page
This will create and start the Integration service. Now we are ready to bring the repository service in Normal mode
STEP9:- Recycle the Repository service to start in Normal mode. Click on the repository service on the left hand many in Domain Navigator. Click the edit icon Repository properties and select Normal mode from drop down.
This completes the setup of the repository and integration services. Now we are ready to connect the clients to the services and do a test run which I will describe in my next and final post in this series.
To Informatica Nirvana!!!