Plug-In: a) Good Performance. b) Database specific.(Only one database)c) Cannot handle Stored Procedures.
14]. How to run a Shell Script within the scope of a Data stage job?
By using "ExcecSH" command at Before/After job properties.
15]. How to handle Date convertions in Datastage? Convert a mm/dd/yyyy format toyyyy-dd-mm?
We use a) "Iconv" function - Internal Convertion. b) "Oconv" function - External Convertion.Function to convert mm/dd/yyyy format to yyyy-dd-mm isOconv(Iconv(Filedname,"D/MDY[2,2,4]"),"D-MDY[2,2,4]")
16]. Types of Parallel Processing?
Parallel Processing is broadly classified into 2 types.a) SMP - Symmetrical Multi Processing. b) MPP - Massive Parallel Processing.
17]. What does a Config File in parallel extender consist of?
Config file consists of the following.a) Number of Processes or Nodes. b) Actual Disk Storage Location.
18]. Functionality of Link Partitioner and Link Collector?
Link Partitioner : It actually splits data into various partitions or data flows using various partition methods .Link Collector : It collects the data coming from partitions, merges it into a single dataflowand loads to target.
19]. What is Modulus and Splitting in Dynamic Hashed File?
In a Hashed File, the size of the file keeps changing randomly.If the size of the file increases it is called as "Modulus".If the size of the file decreases it is called as "Splitting".
20]. Types of vies in Datastage Director?