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SAP Data Services 4.x Cookbook

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SAP Data Services 4.x Cookbook

Overview of this book

Want to cost effectively deliver trusted information to all of your crucial business functions? SAP Data Services delivers one enterprise-class solution for data integration, data quality, data profiling, and text data processing. It boosts productivity with a single solution for data quality and data integration. SAP Data Services also enables you to move, improve, govern, and unlock big data. This book will lead you through the SAP Data Services environment to efficiently develop ETL processes. To begin with, you’ll learn to install, configure, and prepare the ETL development environment. You will get familiarized with the concepts of developing ETL processes with SAP Data Services. Starting from smallest unit of work- the data flow, the chapters will lead you to the highest organizational unit—the Data Services job, revealing the advanced techniques of ETL design. You will learn to import XML files by creating and implementing real-time jobs. It will then guide you through the ETL development patterns that enable the most effective performance when extracting, transforming, and loading data. You will also find out how to create validation functions and transforms. Finally, the book will show you the benefits of data quality management with the help of another SAP solution—Information Steward.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
SAP Data Services 4.x Cookbook
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Starting and stopping services

In this recipe, I will explain how you can restart the services of all the main components in your Data Services environment.

How to do it…

This relates to the three different services:

  • Web application server:

    • The Tomcat application server configured in our environment can be configured from two places:

      Computer Management | Services and Applications | Services where it exists as a standard Windows service BOEXI40Tomcat

      Central Configuration Management tool installed as a part of IPS product package:

    Using this tool, you can:

    1. Start/stop services.

    2. Back up and restore system configuration.

    3. Specify the Windows user who starts and stops the underlying services.

  • Data Services Job Server:

    • To manage Data Services Job Server in the Windows environment, SAP created a separate GUI application called Data Services Server Manager.

    • Using this tool, you can perform the following tasks:

    1. Restart Job Server.

    2. Create and configure Job Servers.

    3. Create and configure Access Servers.

    4. Perform...