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Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5.3 HF2 is a maintenance release containing enhancements and bug fixes.


The highlights of this release include:


  • Performance Improvements
    • Core components have been optimized to achieve improved load and search performance
  • Geocode Support
    • SSA-NAME3 now provides search and match capability based on latitude, longitude
  • New Field Type
    • Added the new Company_Name field that does not contain person name rules to differentiate with Organization_Name field that does.
  • SDF Wizard Enhancements
    • SDF Wizard now allows the configuration of LWM settings when creating or editing a search


Informatica Identity Resolution - 9.5.3 HotFix 2 - Release Notes - (English)

Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5.3 is a point release containing new features, enhancements and bug fixes.


The highlights of this release include:


  • Session Pooling - Improves search performance and eliminates custom logic implemented by other clients for session pooling.
  • Light Weight Matching - Uses a fast scoring algorithm to pre-score and reject obvious mismatches upfront, this results in faster searches, persistent ID creation, match API and run clustering.
  • New Field Types - Standard populations include new field types/multiple entities which are used in key building and matching. These include Telephone, Date, Credit Card amongst others.
  • Better SDF Validation - All section statements of an SDF are validated during system creation.


Informatica Identity Resolution - 9.5.3 - Release Notes - (English)

Informatica SSA-NAME3 - 9.5.3 - Release Notes - (English)

PAM- Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5.3 Platform Support

Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5.2 is a maintenance release containing new features, enhancements and bug fixes. The highlights of this release include:


  • SDF Wizard Deploy Feature: Simplifies the process of system deployment via SDF in a few simple steps all within the SDF Wizard.
  • Log Collection Utilities: To help in the collection, formatting and diagnosis of log messages two new utilities (loggrabr and logfrmat) have been introduced.
  • Standardized Log Messages and High Resolution Timestamps: All date and time information is clear and easier to read and the timestamp resolution is now at the micro-second level.
  • HTTP Compression: The XML servers will now use RFC 2616 gzip compression with clients that support it.
  • HTTP Authentication: Support has been added for RFC 2617 HTTP authentication.
  • Software Asset Management: Support has been provided for software asset management in the form of ISO/IEC 19770-2 software identification tags
  • Trigger Support in Updmulti: Updmulti can now be used where triggers are used to propagate source table updates.Socket Layer Improvements: Improvements to the socket layer to better handle and tolerate variations in network quality. Hence MDM-RE servers and clients are more resilient.
  • Idsdown improvements: Improved responsiveness to shutdown commands issued to servers.
  • Faster Initial Loads: Improvements enable multiple rows to be fetched during extraction resulting in better performance for initial loads, re-indexing IDTs.
  • Rule base Server Group Optimizations: A better balance is now achieved across resource utilization and reliability when accessing the DB.
  • Population Enhancements: A majority of the populations have been enhanced.
  • Bug fixes


Informatica Identity Resolution - 9.5.2 - Release Notes - (English)



The highlights of this release include:


  • Simplified Search: Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5 introduces a new Key Field called the Generic_Field, and a new  Match Purpose called Generic. These index Generic data that may contain either of Person Names, Organization Names, Addresses, or a combination thereof. These new options provide a simplified search experience.


Informatica Identity Resolution 9.5.0 Release Notes

CSM Client for IIR

Posted by Vidya Jun 20, 2012

Informatica Configuration Support Manager (CSM) tool gathers configuration information from users' host machines running Informatica products. It tracks users' configurations, replicates issues, and advises health checks. It is the foundation of Informatica's rich configuration management capabilities.


We have now enhanced our CSM capabilities to include more products including CSM for ILM and IIR.


You can use CSM of IIR to gather your configuration, system, environment and product details of the machine hosting Informatica Identity Resolution (IIR).

CSM gathers data from IIR, which can help in troubleshooting issues related to


  • ODBC/Relational connectivity details
  • Details specific product issues with versions and patches
  • Various servers availability details
  • Configurations details
  • Environment details
  • License details


With CSM’s integrated capabilities of configuration management, when you upload the XML file to our support system from your profile, CSM automatically gathers your configuration information of the machine hosting IIR. The information gathered through CSM for IIR includes:


System (*nix)


  • System Information
  • CPU Information
  • Environment Variables
  • File System
  • Operating System Patches
  • Network Information
  • User Limits
  • Swap Information


System (Windows)


  • Memory Information
  • CPU Information
  • Environment Variables
  • Disk Information
  • Operating System Information
  • Network Configuration


Product (IIR)


  • ODBC Information
  • Bitmode
  • Version
  • License Information
  • License Key
  • Showtime
  • Dumpshr
  • Database List
  • Connection Server
  • Console Server
  • XML Console Server
  • XML Sync Server
  • HTTP Search Server
  • License Server
  • Rulebase Server
  • SSA Name3 Server
  • SSA Name3 Web Service Server
  • SSAxmserv.ini - Availability
  • SSAxmserv.xml - Availability
  • SSAhtserv.ini - Availability
  • SSAhtserv.xml - Availability
  • IDS File Size
  • Log File Count
  • Java Version


The information gathered through CSM for IIR, and the XML file that you upload or send, enables Informatica Support to:


  • Find any anomalies/symptoms that could cause issues.
  • Help replicate or reproduce an issue by creating similar environment.
  • And, aid to provide a solution for the issues easily and quickly.
  • Help in Configuration Management of your environment
  • Provide relevant health check recommendation


For more information, see HOW TO: Run the CSM Client for IIR


Download CSM Client for IIR

It is a Maintenance Release that contains a roll-up of Emergency Bug Fixes (EBFs).



Informatica Identity Resolution 9.0.1 Service Pack 4 Release Notes

This Hotfix release is strongly recommended for all customers as it contains important fixes.


Informatica Identity Resolution 9.2.0 HotFix 1 Release Notes

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