Informatica Certification Training Course


Informatica Certification Training Course

Designed to meet the industry benchmarks, CertAdda’s Informatica certification training is curated by top industry experts. This Informatica online course is fully immersive and helps you master Data Integration concepts such as ETL and Data Mining using Informatica PowerCenter. This Informatica online training is live, instructor-led & helps you master key Informatica concepts, with hands-on demonstrations. Enroll now in this online Informatica certification course & become a certified Informatica developer with CertAdda.


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Informatica PowerCenter 10 - An Overview

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Training, we will talk about the different Informatica Products available along with understanding the overview of Informatica PowerCenter Product, Architecture, Terminology, Tools GUI, Mappings, Transformations, Sessions, Workflows, and Workflow Monitor. We will also discuss the installation of Informatica in this module.


  • Informatica & Informatica Product Suite
  • Informatica PowerCenter as ETL Tool
  • Informatica PowerCenter Architecture
  • Component-based development techniques


  • Installation of the Product in Windows and using Oracle as Database
  • Creation of the services and connecting the client to the server

Data Integration and Data Warehousing Fundamentals

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Certification Training, we will discuss different Data Integration Concepts. You will be introduced to the concepts – Data Profiling, Data Quality Management, ETL and ETL architecture, and Data Warehousing.


  • Data Integration Concepts
  • Data Profile and Data Quality Management
  • ETL and ETL architecture
  • Brief on Data Warehousing


  • Look through the properties of the services required
  • Shutdown and start-up of the services from the Administration Console
  • Creation and execution of a simple pass-through mapping.

Informatica PowerCenter Transformations

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Certification Training, you will learn about different development units of PowerCenter and how they can be used to create a simple mapping and transformations.


  • Visualize PowerCenter client tools
  • Data Flow
  • Create & execute mapping
  • Transformations & their usage


  • Use multiple transformations inside the mapping to resolve different use cases
  • Look at the properties of the transformations to customize them

Informatica PowerCenter Tasks & Workflows

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Certification Training, you will learn about development units of Informatica PowerCenter (workflow manager & monitor) and how are they are used to create different tasks and workflow.


  • PowerCenter Workflow Manager
  • Flow within a Workflow
  • Reusability & Scheduling in Workflow Manager
  • Components of Workflow Monitor
  • Workflow Task and job handling


  • Create tasks, workflow
  • Configure workflow properties
  • Schedule a workflow

Advanced Transformations, Techniques & Reusability Features

Learning Objectives: Through this module of Informatica Certification Training, you will learn about Advanced Transformation techniques which will equip you to deal with advanced concepts of PowerCenter transformations like Java, XML etc. We will also discuss various Error Handling, Transaction Processing & Reusability features available in Informatica.


  • Advanced transformations (Java, SQL, Normalizer)
  • XML File Processing & Transaction Processing
  • Error handling features
  • Cleaning the data (Advanced Functions, Regular Expressions)
  • Reusability features


  • Use of advanced transformations like XML Processing, Union etc.
  • Use of inbuilt and custom functions to fulfill the data transformation needs.
  • Reusable transformations, Sessions, Mapplets, etc.

ETL Scenarios using Informatica

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Training, we will discuss advanced ETL scenarios using Informatica. You will be introduced to the concepts – Error Handling, Partitioning, PushDown Optimization, Incremental Aggregation, Constraint Based Loading, Target Load Order Group, CDC (Change Data Capture) etc. We will also discuss creating Data Warehouses related processes like SCD, Fact and Dimension Loading.


  • Changed Data Capture, Incremental Aggregation, Constraint Based Loading etc.
  • Advanced techniques – Flat File, XML File
  • Loading Dimensional Tables (SCD-1, SCD-2, SCD-3)


  • Changed Data Capture, Incremental Aggregation, Constraint Based Loading etc.
  • Advanced techniques – Flat File, XML File
  • Loading Dimensional Tables (SCD-1, SCD-2, SCD-3)

Service & Support of Informatica PowerCenter Environment

Learning Objectives: In this module of Informatica Training, you will understand the features provided by Informatica to debug, troubleshoot & handle error to understand the inner workings and responsibilities of the operational role. Various PowerCenter recovery options and for tasks and workflows will be discussed along with the recommended best practices to the operations process.


  • PowerCenter Error
  • Basic troubleshooting methodology
  • Debugger
  • Workflow and Session logs to diagnose errors
  • Connection Errors & Network errors
  • Recovery scenarios & mechanisms
  • Configure workflow & sessions for recovery
  • High Availability
  • PowerCenter Environment


  • Perform troubleshooting of Informatica errors
  • Use of Debugger to debus a mapping
  • Perform workflow and session recovery and related configuration needed for that

Performance Tuning, Design Principles & Caches

Learning Objectives: This module of Informatica Certification Training, highlights the performance aspects of Informatica PowerCenter components and the efficient use of them. We will also discuss about the best practices suggested by Informatica for optimum performance of your ETL process.


  • Performance Tuning Methodology
  • Mapping design tips & tricks
  • Caching & Memory Optimization
  • Partition & Pushdown Optimization
  • Design Principles & Best Practices


  • Identify the bottlenecks
  • Different configurations needed to resolve the bottlenecks
  • Learn tips and tricks to code efficient mappings
  • Cache and DTM buffer memory configuration

Informatica PowerCenter Repository Management

Learning Objectives: This module of Informatica Training will introduce you to the usage and components of PowerCenter repository manager. You will also learn to migrate and manage the repository effectively.


  • Repository Manager tool (functionalities, create and delete, migrate components)
  • PowerCenter Repository Maintenance


  • Get acquainted with the repository manager tool and its functionalities
  • Creation and editing of a Folder
  • Copy Informatica objects
  • Historical view of session and workflow statistics

Informatica Administration & Security

Learning Objectives: This module of Informatica Certification Training, will give you an overview of the PowerCenter administration console, recognize and explain integration and repository service properties. We will also discuss about the command line utilities and use them to manage the domain and repository, start and control workflows.


  • Features of PowerCenter 10
  • Overview of the PowerCenter Administration Console
  • Integration and repository service properties
  • Services in the Administration Console (services, handle locks)
  • Users and groups


  • Learn details of different components of Informatica Administration tool
  • Create user, group, assign privileges to the users and groups
  • Create Roles
  • Looking at the service logs, taking export of the service logs
  • Service maintenance from Administration console

Command Line Utilities

Learning Objectives: This module of Informatica Certification Course deals with command line part of Informatica PowerCenter. You will learn to automate the tasks from the command line as well.


  • Infacmd, infasetup, pmcmd, pmrep
  • Automate tasks via command-line programs


  • Use Infacmd, infasetup, pmcmd, pmrep to automate tasks via command-line programs

Informatica 10 - Technical Architecture

Learning Objectives: This module of Informatica Certification Training will give you the detailed coverage of the architectural aspects of Informatica as a whole and PowerCenter in particular.


  • Informatica 10 Architecture
  • Application services
  • Buffer memory
  • Connectivity among the tolls
  • Connection Pooling

About Informatica Training

CertAdda’s Informatica Training will train you on how to administer the tool efficiently, and to upgrade your skills to the latest version. This Informatica Certification course provides you the overview of Informatica PowerCenter Product and its installation, the concepts of data integration and data warehousing. You will learn how different development units of PowerCenter can be used to create a simple mapping. The Informatica Certification Course introduces you to advanced transformation techniques, and ETL scenarios using Informatica 10. You will understand the features provided by Informatica to debug, troubleshoot and handle errors. You will learn the best practices for optimum performance of your ETL process & to manage the repository effectively. An overview of the PowerCenter administration console is given, and you will recognize and be able to explain integration and repository service properties. The Informatica Training Course will also deal with command line aspect of Informatica PowerCenter 10.

What are the objectives of our Informatica Training Course?

CertAdda’s Informatica Training is designed by industry experts to make you a Certified Informatica Developer & Informatica Administrator. This Informatica Certification course offers:

  • In-depth knowledge of the Informatica PowerCenter, its Architecture, and Environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of various tools like Informatica Administrator Suite, Repository Manager, Designer and Workflow Manager
  • Capability to load Dimension Tables, use Advanced Transformation, recognize and repair Connection & Network Errors, configure Workflows & Sessions, create Users and Group and design Error Handling strategies
  • Hands-on knowledge of Informatica PowerCenter command line tools
  • The exposure to many real-life industry-based Business Intelligence Projects
  • Rigorous involvement of an SME throughout the Informatica Training to learn industry standards and best practices

Why should you go for Informatica Training?

Informatica provides the market’s leading data integration platform. Tested on nearly 500,000 combinations of platforms and applications, the data integration platform interoperates with the broadest possible range of disparate standards, systems, and applications. This unbiased and universal view makes Informatica unique in today’s market as a leader in the data integration platform. Informatica PowerCenter is a premium data integration solution available today. The reason it provides the best solution for the large enterprises is that its:

  • Database is neutral and hence can communicate with any database
  • It is the most powerful data transformations tool and converts one application’s data to another’s format

What are the skills that you will be learning with our Informatica Training?

Informatica Certification Training will help you to become an Informatica expert. It will polish your skills by offering you comprehensive knowledge of ETL Processes, and the required hands-on experience for solving real-time industry-based data integration and big data projects. During Informatica Certification Training Course at CertAdda, you will be trained by our expert instructors so you can:

  • Master the ETL and Data Integration concepts
  • Understand the Informatica PowerCenter Architecture
  • Understand Repository Manager and Informatica Administrator Tools
  • Load Dimension Tables
  • Implement various transformations and error handling strategies
  • Learn to recognize the Connection & Network Errors
  • Implement Workflow & Sessions for Recovery
  • Work with the Application Services related to PowerCenter
  • Learn to create Users & Groups
  • Monitor the PowerCenter Environment
  • Work with command line of Informatica

Who should go for this Informatica Training Course?

Informatica is a highly favored tool in the ETL and Data Integration market. Learning Informatica can open up lucrative and various growth opportunities. Our Informatica Certification Course will help you to grab this opportunity and accelerate your career. It is best suited for:

  • Data Integration developers
  • Informatica PowerCenter Administrators
  • BI/ETL/DW Professionals
  • Administrators with some experience managing either PowerCenter or Data Quality
  • Individual Contributors in the field of Enterprise Business Intelligence
  • Database developers and developer Managers new to Informatica PowerCenter
  • Informatica Administrators with some considerable experience in using PowerCenter or maintaining Data Quality

What are the pre-requisites for CertAdda's Informatica Training Course?

There are no prerequisites for learning Informatica Course in general. However, having knowledge of SQL will be beneficial, but certainly not a mandate.

What are the system requirements for this Informatica Training?

Basic system configurations required to execute the practicals involved in CertAdda’s Informatica Certification are given below:

  • Hardware:
    • RAM: 4 GB or more
    • HDD: 15 GB or more
    • Processor: Core i3 or higher
  • Software:
    • Windows Server Versions, Windows Client Versions (7, 8, 10), Linux
    • Oracle 10g/11g/12c or MS SQL Server

How will I execute projects in this Informatica Training Course?

  • Option-1: We will help you install the software on your system. The installation manual for installation into Windows system will be provided with step by step execution along with screenshots.
  • Option-2: Set up a compute engine in Google Cloud and set up your own Informatica environment there. Step by step method for creating the compute engine and the installation will be shown in a document. You can access the machine from your desktop/laptop as and when required.

Note:- Google offers a trial version of cloud some specific days. Please read the conditions before using the services.

Which projects are included in CertAdda Informatica Training Course?

Create an ETL process to load data into Data mart

  • Domain: Retail
    Problem statement: Create a Retail Datamart using Informatica PowerCenter. Use transaction and master data from OLTP (online transaction processing) system which is loaded into the data warehouse as Fact tables and Dimension tables.

How will Informatica Training help your career?

The below predictions will help you in understanding the current position and future growth of Informatica:

  • Informatica: A Leader in Enterprise ETL – Forrester Research
  • GE, eBay, PayPal, FedEx, EMC, Siemens, BNY Mellon & other top Fortune 500 companies use Informatica
  • Informatica professionals earn up to $130,000 per year –

More than 7,000 organizations around the world turn to Informatica that leverages their efforts in business, education, government, healthcare, logistics, manufacturing, and transportation etc. So, to land a worthy job in this field you need to get Informatica Training where you can work on a real-life project and excel in it.

What if I miss a class?

You will never miss a lecture at CertAdda You can choose either of the two options: View the recorded session of the class available in your LMS or You can attend the missed session, in any other live batch.

Will I get placement assistance?

To help you in this endeavor, we have added a resume builder tool in your LMS. Now, you will be able to create a winning resume in just 3 easy steps. You will have unlimited access to use these templates across different roles and designations. All you need to do is, log in to your LMS and click on the “create your resume” option.

Can I attend a Demo Session?

We have limited number of participants in a live session to maintain the Quality Standards. So, unfortunately participation in a live class without enrolment is not possible. However, you can go through the sample class recording and it would give you a clear insight about how are the classes conducted, quality of instructors and the level of interaction in the class.

Who are the Instructors?

All instructors at CertAdda are senior industry practitioners with minimum 10 – 12 years of relevant IT experience. They are subject matter experts who trained by CertAdda to provide impeccable learning experience to all our global users.

What if I have more queries?

Just give us a CALL at +91 8178510474 / +91 9967920486 OR email at

Why learn Informatica PowerCenter?

Nowadays, where data is of very high value, the ETL & Data Warehousing process has become much more complex with the advent of a wide-ranging data sources. It becomes even more difficult when the amount of data is very huge & is getting generated at a very high rate. Informatica is one of the most-widely used ETL tools. Organisations such as General Motors Financial Company, U.S. Geological Survey, CHRISTUS Health and NUWAVE SOLUTIONS are using Informatica to build & maintain their Data Warehouses. Getting Informatica certified will help you land your dream job.

What is the best way to learn Informatica PowerCenter?

CertAdda Informatica Training & Certification is devised by professional which will make you proficient in ETL & Data Mining – Installation & Configuration of Informatica PowerCenter, Advanced Transformations, Informatica Architecture, Data Migration & Performance Tuning. Instructor will be teaching you the concepts with the help of industry-based use-cases.

What is the career progression and opportunities in Informatica?

A lot of global financial conglomerates, and other large multinationals have invested in Informatica tools and are leveraging from more meaningful and business-relevant data. Some of these companies include Western Union, Allianz, ING, Siemens, Asian Paints, EMC and Samsung among others. If you are planning to make a career in ETL, now is the right time to get Informatica certified.

What are the skills needed to master Informatica PowerCenter?

To master Informatica PowerCenter, you need to master ETL & Data warehousing concepts & then learn how you can execute them using Informatica PowerCenter. Following are the topics that you should learn:

  • Data Integration and Data Warehousing Fundamentals
  • Transformations in Informatica PowerCenter
  • Informatica PowerCenter Tasks & Workflows
  • ETL Scenarios using Informatica
  • Performance Tuning, Design Principles & Caches
  • Informatica PowerCenter Repository Management
  • Informatica Administration & Security

What is the price of this Informatica PowerCenter Training?

Informatica PowerCernter Training costs $ 432/-. CertAdda gives you the flexibility to attend instructor-led live classes anywhere & anytime. Not only this but also lifetime access to the resources related to Informatica PowerCenter Training & a dedicated team that will solve all your queries & errors 24×7.

What is the future scope of Informatica PowerCenter?

As data is the new oil & to derive value & insights out of it, ETL is the refinery. Informatica is focusing on six technologies i.e. Big Data, Cloud, Data Integration, Master Data Management, Data Quality and Data Security to extract each & every insight out of data. This has opened up newer career opportunities and has given birth to more job roles around ETL, data processing and warehousing with Informatica. If you are willing to build your career in this domain, now is the right time to master Informatica.

Why take online Informatica PowerCenter course? How is it better than offline course?

With the busy day to day schedule, offline learning becomes difficult as it bounds us with lot of things such as location & time. Whereas online Informatica PowerCenter course gives you a lot of flexibility, as you can attend class from anywhere based on your convenience. Add on to this you also get life-time access to the revised course material which updates with the industry requirements. You also get a chance to learn the technology from Informatica expert who can be anywhere across the globe irrespective of the location.

What is the average salary for Informatica PowerCenter certified professional?

There are a number of roles associated with Informatica PowerCenter. Following are the average salaries of different professionals with Informatica PowerCenter skills:

  • Senior Consultant – $108,682 per year
  • Delivery Manager – $143,164 per year
  • Software Engineer – $108,409 per year
  • Senior Software Engineer – $119,354 per year

How can a beginner learn Informatica PowerCenter?

CertAdda Informatica PowerCenter Training encompasses in-depth knowledge starting from the basics of ETL & Data Warehousing which helps beginners to understand the basics concepts. Advancing ahead the Informatica course drives you through the advance concepts of transformations, ETL scenarios, Performance Tuning, PowerCenter Repository Management & Informatica PowerCenter Administration. Throughout the course instructor will be teaching you each & every concepts in detail with real-world industry-based hands-on.