Informatica PowerCenter Certification Training

Informatica PowerCenter Certification Training

Informatica power centre is widely used extraction, transformation and loading tool implemented in developing enterprise data warehouses. PowerCenter provides a solid infrastructure to develop applications on a reusable and flexible platform, meanwhile implanting resiliency, recovery, and failover capabilities. During the training phase, trainees will learn few key skills in Informatica Powercentre like creating transformations, mappings, reusable objects, sessions and workflows to retrieve, alter and load data. Attain expert level knowledge in topics like FTL, Troubleshooting, and Debugger usage tools.

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For Instructor-led live online training program, each session will be approximately 2-3 hrs as per schedule. We offer weekdays or weekend schedules. You have the flexibility to watch the class recording (which is posted on LMS) if you miss any class. For Self-paced video training program, you will be provided recorded videos for all topics covered.

Assistance/installation guides for setting up the required environment for Assignments / Projects is provided. Online access to quizzes with auto evaluation.

At the end, you’ll work on a Real-life Project based Case study on any of the selected Use cases. Problem statement and Data sets will be provided.

You get 6 months access to the Learning Management System (LMS). Apart from the class recordings all installation guides, class presentations, sample codes, project documents are available in the LMS. Course and Study materials access is provided for Lifetime which are also downloadable.

We have 24×7 online support team available for help with technical queries you may have during the course. All the queries are tracked as tickets and you get a guaranteed response. If required, the support team can also provide you Live support by accessing your machine remotely.

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Description

Informatica is riding the wave of Data Integration currently in vogue to present its Certifications in Data Integration tools, with PowerCenter leading the pack. Special applications in ERP, manufacturing and HR alike have led to generation of data streams which need consolidation. This rising need in Data Integration and Data Warehousing is addressed by Informatica PowerCenter. PowerCenter offers continuous data processing with a zero-latency engine enabling business users to make timely decisions. It supports customer’s plans like data warehousing project, integrating or migrating applications, or evolving to a hybrid architecture and keeps their business agile.

Did you Know?

1. Informatica has released Informatica cloud in 2016, to assist businesses in harnessing the exploding volume of data in their cloud applications and unifying data across traditional and hybrid data sources. Informatica cloud is mainly focused on delivering end-to-end cloud data integration and data management
2. Informatica being a 23-year-old company provides cloud based data management tools to their customers like General Electric GE and Amazon. It has a 22 percent share of the market for “integrated platform-as-a-service,” a cloud computing model that assists customers in developing applications and managing data over the internet
3. The key features of Informatica PowerCenter deals with partitioned data, caching techniques, parallel processing and quality bulk extraction or loading without any data loss. These key features has led Informatica PowerCentre as a market leader in data integration
4. Informatica follows mainstream marketing strategy where it leverages paperwork, press release, web forums and network community. This provides Informatica the leading edge in ETL space

Why learn and get Certified in Informatica PowerCenter (Developer)?

1. Based on 2015 market share revenue, gartner’s report announced Informatica as the #1 global Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) solution vendor for the 11th consecutive year. Its wide market share has raised ample of job opportunities for skilled professionals
2. In 2015, Informatica has generated over $1 billion in revenue. Now, it has plans to invest in startups, beef up its hiring capacity, and invest further in research and development to boost growth
3. It reports record of Quarterly Revenues of $303.7 Million and Annual Revenues of $1.05 Billion. Thus these revenue outcomes indicates the huge demand of Informatica Power Centre in the IT market
4. As per the latest job trends, the market of Informatica PowerCenter is highly profitable. It is an enduring technology and will be continuing progress with an exponential rate in the future as well

Course Objective

After the completion of this course, Trainee will:

1. Knowledge on Usage of PowerCenter 10 Designer to develop mappings that extract data from a source to a target, transforming it as per requirement
2. Ability to deploy PowerCenter transformations to format, cleanse, join, segregate and route data to appropriate targets
3. Potentiality to perform error handling or trapping by implementing PowerCenter mappings
4. Capability to develop and execute workflows which execute sessions paired with a mapping and to control data transformation processes by implementing PowerCenter, 10 workflow manager
5. Ability to plan and build basic mappings and workflows based on essential business needs
6. Complete knowledge on basic troubleshooting with help of PowerCenter debugger and logs

Pre-requisites

1. Basic knowledge of SQL and basic Unix development. 
2. Good knowledge of ETL, and Data Warehousing Concepts.
3.Pre-requisites Materials provided:

Who should attend this Training?

This comprehensive course is ideal and best suited for the following professionals, who are interested in mastering skills and upgrading their knowledge:
1. Individual Contributors in the field of Enterprise Business Intelligence
2. Analytics Professionals
3. DW/BI/ETL/ Professionals
4. Software Developers
5. Mainframe Architects and developers

Prepare for Certification

Informatica PowerCenter Role Based Training Program by CoursesIT.us will prepare you for all the broad topics covered in the Informatica PowerCenter Developer Certification. CoursesIT.us’s unique blended learning approach to its courses will give you an edge with a combination of online training augmented by market leading instructor-led training sessions for enhanced learning retention and query resolution.

How will I perform the practical sessions in Online training?

We use the Oracle version of Informatica. Students will have to register themselves on the Oracle Site (edelivery.oracle.com). Oracle provides the development license for all the Informatica PowerCenter Products. Software for training purpose will be made available to the candidates during the training. The detailed installation guides are provided in the LMS. In case you come across any doubt, the 24×7 support team will promptly assist you.

Basic
Unit 1. Informatica Introduction
1.Overview
2.Basic Definitions
3.Informatica products
4.Informatica Architecture
5.Folders-Sub folders
6.ETL Tools and their roles
7.ETL information power center / Power mart
Unit 2. Introduction to Data Warehousing
1.Data warehousing (what is Data warehousing /Why Data warehousing/How Data warehousing)
2.Slowly Changing Dimensions (SCD1, SCD2, SCD3)
3.Metadata
4.Dimensional Table
5.Types Of Dim Tables
6.Fact Table
7.Types of Fact Tables
8.OLTP (Online Transaction Processing)
9.OLAP (Online Analysis And Processing)
10.OLTP Vs OLAP
11.Advantages of OLAP
12.Different Methodologies of DWH
Unit 3. Configuration
1.Informatica configuration
2.Instigation Services
3.ETL Folder
4.ETL Job Filz
Unit 4. Introduction to Informatica Designer
1.Introduction to Designer
2.Logon to Designer
3.Designer interfaces
4.Designer Tools
5.Defining Sources
6.Database as a source
7.Flat File sources
8.Defining Targets
9.Importing from database
10.Creating a new target
11.Creating target database objects
Unit 5. Transformation
1.Aggregate Transformation
2.Shorter Transformation
3.Active and Passive Transformations
4.How Sequencer work and Uses of Sequencer Transformation
5.Filter Transformation
6.Lookup transformation
7.Connected lookup
8.Unconnected lookup
9.Joiner Transformation
10.Filter Transformation
11.Ranking Transformation
12.Router Transformation
13.Expression Transformation
14.Sequence Generator Transformation
15.Rank Transformation
16.Stored Procedure Transformation(Connected and Unconnected)
17.Union Transformation
18.XML Transformation
Unit 6. Mapping
1.Mapping Introduction
2.Ports
3.Mapping – Table to Table
4.Mapping Flat File to Table
5.Mapping Wizards
6.Implementing Type-I, Type-II, Type-III Mappings
Unit 7. Qualifier
1.Source Qualifier Transformation
2.SQL override in source qualifier transformation
3.Source qualifier transformation joins concept
4.Source qualifier transformation on Relational Databases
5.Source qualifier transformation on File systems
6.Source qualifier transformation filter concepts
7.Difference Between SQL Override, Other Options
8.Source Qualifier to join Data
9.Source Qualifier Transformation Performance Tunning
10.Pre SQL and Post in Source Qualifier Transformation
Unit 8. Workflow Manager
1.Workflow Introduction
2.Tasks
3.Workflow tools
4.Connections
5.Defining tasks
6.Command Tasks
7.Email Task
8.Session Task
9.Link Conditions
10.Event Wait & Event Raise
11.Setting Properties of Session Task
12.Creating Workflow
13.Starting Workflow
14.Monitoring Workflow
Unit 9. Informatica Advanced Features
1.Incremental Aggregation
2.Mapplet Implementation
3.Target Load Plan
4.Constraint Based Loading
5.Mapping Variable
6.Session Parameters
7.Link Conditions
8.Reusable Transformation
9.Task and Types of Tasks
10.Work let and Types of work lets
11.Scheduling Workflow
12.Control flow using Command task and event wait task
13.Incremental Loading

About Informatica PowerCenter Certification

Informatica PowerCenter is the base for entire enterprise data Integration. Certification exams gauges knowledge, real-time deployment skills, ensures that Informatica Certified Professionals (ICP) knows exactly how to deliver an outstanding project. Earning ICP certification helps an IT professional to achieve credibility with both employer and other IT industries.

PowerCenter Data Integration 9.x: Developer, Specialist Certification

Informatica University assists professional in gaining knowledge and required skills to leverage and optimize Informatica software and the certification offered by them for Informatica Powercenter Developer is:
Pre-requisites
1. There are no such prerequisites to register this exam
2. This exam aim on product core functionality inside the realm of a standard project implementation
Exam Details
1. Registration Fee – USD 240
2. Exam Time Duration – 90 minutes
3. Exam Pattern – Multiple choice questions, true or false, multiple response
4. Number of question – 70
5. Passing Score – 70%

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