ExistBI (an Informatica Partner) deliver the following 2-day live instructor-led onsite or virtual Informatica Axon Installation and Configuration training class: Applicable for users of version 5.X. Learn how to prepare for and install Axon software as well as integrate with other Informatica components for Governance solutions. This course will also teach how to maintain, backup, troubleshoot, and utilize advanced user features of Axon.


After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Diagram the software Architecture
  • Identify each software Service corresponding purpose
  • Describe Axon Integration with Data Quality, EIC and Secure@Source
  • Run the pre-validation Script
  • Install RPM files
  • Install Software
  • Start Software Services
  • Install and configure the software Agent
  • Update the Parameters.yml file
  • Troubleshoot
  • Apply advanced user techniques
  • Perform Administrative tasks
  • Backup and restore Axons PostgreSQL database

Course Duration

  • Two-day instructor-led onsite / virtual classroom
  • 60% lecture, 40% hands-on



  • Administrators
  • Data Stewards
  • Developer

Official Agenda

Module 1: Architecture

  • Components
  • Core
  • Notification Service
  • Document Upload Service
  • Change Request Service
  • Bulk Upload Architecture and Service

Module 2: Integration Overview

  • Integration with Data Quality
  • Integration with EIC
  • Integration with Secure@Source

Module 3: PreValidation and Installation

  • System Pre-requisites
  • Run the prevalidation script
  • Install RPMs
  • Install Axon
  • Start the Services
  • Login

Module 4: Integration with Data Quality

  • Integration with Data Quality using the Agent
  • Install the Agent
  • Configure Parameter files
  • Define DQ Rules
  • Use the Integration to pull DQ Scores from Data Quality into Axon

Module 5: Integration with EIC

  • Integration with EIC
  • Configure Parameter Files
  • Connect to EIC

Module 6: Integration with Secure@Source

  • Integrate with Secure@Source
  • Configure Parameter Files

Module 7: Maintainance

  • Troubleshoot issues
  • Identify related Services
  • Locate relevant Logs
  • Verify Service Statuses
  • Restart Services
  • Resolve issues

Module 8: Advanced End-User Training

  • Grid Manipulations
  • Bulk Update
  • Glossary Assignment
  • Scorecards
  • Dashboards (Stewardship)
  • Cloning datasets

Module 9: Admin Panel

  • Manage and add users
  • Configure roles
  • Assign permissions
  • Customize dropdowns
  • Create default Workflows
  • Release user locks
  • Glossary Rules Engine
  • Administrative Panel
  • Download logs

Module 10: Backup and Restore PostgreSQL Database

  • Backup PostgreSQL Database
  • Restore an SQL backup