Getting Started with Informatica

Video description

This video course will kick-start with taking you through downloading Informatica Power Center and extracting it. It will help you to gain a deeper insight at various aspects of the Informatica administrator console, such as Domains, Node, Repository and Integration Service. You will then learn to import and create a source and target, and move on to creating mappings and using transformations ports. Next, the course will walk you through the Workflow Manager Screen and skill you to set up a path and connection. Finally, you will learn how to work with the Repository manager screen and thus, make the optimum use of Informatica Power Center!

What You Will Learn

  • Get familiar with the admin console
  • Learn to use the Designer screen
  • Add transformations using input and output ports
  • Set up a path and connection
  • Work with the repository manager screen


This course is aimed at technical and non-technical people who aim to make their career using one of the most sought after Data Warehousing tools in the market. Informatica is a leader in the ETL market and provides lot of job opportunities in the industry. This course will equip people with the basic to intermediate levels of Informatica, and will help them to prepare for the global certification of Informatica.

About The Author

Rahul Malewar: Rahul Malewar has been working on various Data Warehousing tools for 10 years, primarily on Informatica Power Center. He has worked on various versions of Informatica Power Center, from version 8.1 to the latest version, 9.x, and Informatica Cloud. He has worked in various MNC's in India such as UST Global, Cognizant Technologies, and Principal Financial services in Pune, India. He has worked on the implementation of some Data Warehouses involving Informatica for fortune 500 MNC's such as Wellpoint, Principal. He has experience in working on multiple real-time projects in a couple of MNC's; utilizing those skills, he has written the book. He has now been running his own training center named Learn Well Technocraft ( since 2010; here, he provides training on more than 25 Data warehousing technologies via classroom, corporate, and online means. He has also written a blog on data warehousing concepts. As of today, he has provided training to more than 1,200 candidates ranging from freshers to professionals with 20 years' experience. He is also a Director of a software firm named Gut Lernen Technocraft Pvt. Ltd. where they work on data warehousing and mobile-related projects. He provides free assistance on Informatica installation-related topics and other technical issues; he can be contacted at

Product information

  • Title: Getting Started with Informatica
  • Author(s): Rahul Malewar
  • Release date: May 2017
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781787122628