Executing and initializing Talend Data Catalog Application Server - 7.3

Talend Data Catalog Installation and Upgrade Guide for Windows

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Talend Documentation Team
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7.3
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Talend Big Data Platform
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Installation and Upgrade
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Talend Data Catalog
The following steps describe how to execute and initialize Talend Data Catalog Application Server.

Before you begin

You have requested and saved your license file on your machine.

Procedure

  1. Go to the software home directory and click the RestartServerApplication.bat file to start Talend Data Catalog Application Server.
    You can also use Windows Services to control Talend Data Catalog Application Server.
  2. In the TalendDataCatalog directory, double-click the Metadata Management shortcut to launch Talend Data Catalog.
    You may have changed the default port of this URL, when you have configured the parameters in the Application Server tab.
  3. In the Configure Database Connection dialog box, define the connection to the previously created database.
    These parameters should already be preset when using the embedded PostgreSQL database.
    Field Value
    Database Type Select the database type, in this example PostgreSql.
    Database User Id Type in the database username, in this example MM.
    Password

    Type in the user password, in this example MM123!.

    Database Url Type in the database URL, in this example jdbc:postgresql://localhost:5432/MM.
  4. Click Test Connection to verify the database connectivity.
    • If the connection succeeds, a success alert message displays.
    • If the connection fails, an error message displays detailing why the connection failed.
  5. Click OK, then save the database connection.
    Talend Data Catalog Application Server will create all the necessary tables in the database.
  6. Browse for your license file and click Save License.
  7. Log in as Administrator with the password Administrator.
  8. Apply the latest Talend Data Catalog 7.3 cumulative patch.
    For more information on how to apply a patch, see Applying a patch manually.

Results

You are now ready to use Talend Data Catalog 7.3.