Logging into the Web User Interface - 6.5

Talend MDM Web User Interface User Guide

EnrichVersion
6.5
EnrichProdName
Talend Data Fabric
Talend MDM Platform
Talend Open Studio for MDM
task
Data Governance
EnrichPlatform
Talend MDM Web UI

Talend MDM Web User Interface is a web-based application that enables the business user or the data steward to view, retrieve and manipulate master data stored in the central repository.

Before logging on to Talend MDM Web User Interface, check that the following have been carried out:

  • The MDM server is up and running,

  • The web server URL has been provided to you by the MDM administrator allowing you to open the server authentication page,

  • Either a login and password have been provided to you by the MDM administrator or a manager has allowed you access to Talend MDM Web User Interface. The default user authentication information is user/user.

  • You have an Internet browser such as Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox.

For more information regarding the installation requirements, see the Talend Installation Guide that is sent with the license key.

To log into Talend MDM Web User Interface, do the following:

  1. Open your web browser.

  2. Enter the web server URL in the web browser to open the authentication page of Talend MDM Web User Interface.

    The web server address is structured as http://[server address]:[port number]/talendmdm/ui/. For example, http://localhost:8180/talendmdm/ui/.

    The MDM server can also be configured with SSL support. In this case, you can open the authentication page of Talend MDM Web User Interface using the web server address structure of https://[server address]:[port number]/talendmdm. For example, https://localhost:8180/talendmdm.

    For more information about how to configure SSL support for the MDM server, see the Talend Installation Guide.

  3. On the authentication page, enter your login and password in the corresponding fields.

    The default administrator authentication information is administrator/administrator, and the default user authentication information is user/user. You need first to log in as an administrator in order to be able to set the license and assign roles to other users of Talend MDM Web User Interface based on their responsibilities and the information to which each user requires access. For further information, see Security.

  4. Click Login.

    Your web browser opens with a welcome page.

    The welcome page provides you with direct links to getting started pages in the Web user interface such as [Master Data Browser] and [Journal].

Note

The items listed in the Menu panel to the left vary according to your user role, defined centrally in Talend Studio. For more information about creating and managing roles, see the Talend Studio User Guide.

Here, you can view, retrieve and manage master data recordsand staging data records (if any). You can also carry out some management procedures using the different options in the Menu panel.

For detailed information about master data management procedures from Talend MDM Web User Interface, see Performing data governance tasks, Other management procedures and Security.