Click the Data Sources drawer.
In the Data Sources tab, click Create. |
To edit a data source, select the data source, and then click Edit.
||On the Primary tab, enter the name of the data source in the Name field.
|| In the Description field, enter a description for the data source.
From the Type drop-down list, select the type of data source.
||In the Datasource Host field, enter the hostname or IP address of the target data source.|
In the Port field, enter the port number that will allow Unified Intelligence Center to communicate with the database. |
||The port number is a mandatory field only for Informix database.|
||In the Database Name field, enter the name of the database.|
||In the Instance field, enter the instance of the database. |
||The name of the database instance is a required field only for Informix databases. |
||From the Timezone drop-down list, select the time zone that the database is located in.|
||In the Database User ID field, enter the user ID required to access the database.|
||In the Password field, enter the password for the user ID required to access the database.|
||In the Confirm Password field, enter the password again.|
||From the Charset drop-down list, select the character set that is used by the database. |
For Unified CVP, the charset value should be UTF-8 for Informix database.
Assign the appropriate permissions to access and manage the data source. |
Permissions are set only for the All Users and My Group. For specific permissions, see Manage User Permissions.
My Group refers to the data source owner's default group. If this default group is All Users group, the option to set permissions for non-administrative users is disabled. Only administrative users can set permissions for the All Users group.
Click Test Connection to ensure that the database is accessible and the credentials provided are correct.|
||Click the Secondary tab to configure a failover for the data source. |
If you do not want to configure a failover for the data source, go to Step 20 directly.
||Check the Failover enabled check box.|
||Enter the required details for the failover data source as described in Steps 6 to 16.|