This course gets those charged with administering Information Server v11.5 and its suite of many products and components started with the basic administrative tasks necessary to support Information Server users and developers.p>The course begins with a functional overview of Information Server and the products and components that support these functions. Then it focuses on the basic administrative tasks an Information Server administrator will need to perform including user management, session management, and reporting management tasks. The course covers both the use of Information Server administrative clients such as the Administration Console and Metadata Asset Manager and the use of command line tools such as istool and encrypt.
This basic course is for those who will be administering Information Server and its product components.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
Unit 1: Information Server technical overviewp>• List the Information Server functional categoriesp>• List the Information Server products and components that support these functional categoriesp>• List the Information Server architectural tiersp>Unit 2: Working with Information Server clientsp>• Use the Information Server Launch Pad to access Information Server thin clients including the Administrative Console, Information Governance Catalog, and Metadata Asset Managerp>• Access Information Server Engine Clients including DataStage, QualityStage, FastTrack, and Information Server Managerp>• Access Information Server Console Clients including Information Analyzer and Information Services Directorp>Unit 3: Authentication and suite securityp>• Configure Suite users and groupsp>• Configure DataStage credentials for Engine usersp>Unit 4: Session managementp>• View a list of active sessionsp>• View session propertiesp>• Disconnect sessionsp>• Configure global session propertiesp>Unit 5: Managing reportsp>• Create and manage report foldersp>• Create a reportp>• Run a reportp>• View report resultsp>Unit 6: Administrative toolsp>• Session Admin toolp>• Directory Command toolp>• Encrypt toolp>Unit 7: Managing Information Server repository assetsp>• Use istool to export and import common metadata assetsp>• Use istool to query information assetsp>• Use istool to export and import security assetsp>• Use istool to export and import reporting assets