Following are the 20 Most Viewed KB Articles for the month of December 2012:


  1. HOW TO: Run the CSM Client(31738)
  2. HOW TO: Optimally set the Maximum Heap Size for domain (141448)
  3. HOW TO: Configure PowerCenter to connect to Microsoft SQL Server from UNIX (15373)
  4. ERROR: "WRT_8165 TIMEOUT BASED COMMIT POINT reported in the session log file" in PowerCenter (138428)
  5. “[[CCM_10541] Failed to create client for service [DomainService] with error [[DTF_0006] Unable to establish a session within the timeout period.]]” when starting Informatica Service after installing PowerCenter 9.1 (120836)
  6. HOW TO: Configure DataDirect ODBC on UNIX with PowerCenter (14684)
  7. HOW TO: Set a PowerCenter service Custom Property (18015)
  8. Knowledge Link: Known limitations in PowerCenter   8.6.1 (106159)
  9. HOW TO: Test an ODBC connection using SSGODBC (15339)
  10. Session fails to start and no session logs are   generated in PowerCenter 9.1.0 (140680)
  11. Best practices using Teradata with PowerCenter (16182)
  12. HOW TO: Generate a CSM file and upload it to My; Support using the Informatica Administrator (Administration Console)(106522)
  13. PowerCenter randomly hangs in the environment (144098)
  14. FAQ: What does the message "WRT_8165 - TIMEOUT   BASED COMMIT POINT" in the session log mean? (119214)
  15. "[DOM_10079] Cannot start service   [my_metadata_manager_service] on any node specified for the service. Check   the service log and resolve any error listed for the service" when   Metadata Manager is unable to start on Informatica 9.1.x (136201)
  16. ERROR: "[PCSF_46008] Cannot connect to domain   to look up service [coreservices/DomainConfigurationService]" when   configuring domains in the PowerCenter client tools (103286)
  17. PowerCenter High Availability Overview
  18. Unable to use fully qualified server name to connect   to domain using the PowerCenter client (18672)
  19. Best Practices for deploying PowerCenter Enterprise   Grid/HA on VMware ESX/ESXi (144243)
  20. Knowledge Link: Working with PowerCenter   Transformations (109229)