Importing Greenplum metadata
Before you use the Greenplum connector to read, write, or look up data, you can use InfoSphere® Metadata Asset Manager to import the metadata that represents tables and views in a Greenplum database. The imported metadata is then saved in the metadata repository.
Before you begin
- Configure the ODBC access to Greenplum databases on Linux and UNIX or on Windows as required.
- Ensure that you have the SELECT privilege for the following system
About this task
- The host computer that contains the Greenplum database.
- The database.
- Database schemas.
- Database tables, system tables, external tables and views. All imported tables are stored in the metadata repository as database tables.
- Database columns.