Configure using an External DSC | Teradata Data Mover - 17.05 - Configuring Data Mover to Use an External DSC - Teradata Data Mover

Teradata® Data Mover Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide for Customers

Teradata Data Mover
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October 2020
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Refer to the following configuration steps when running DSA on an external server.
  1. Configure the Data Mover daemon to use an external DSC by changing the file.
    1. Specify that DSC is not colocated with the Data Mover daemon by adding the property.
    2. Specify the location of the DSA REST server by adding the URL.
      If the external DSA REST server is configured with HTTP, use the URL instead. Do not change the default URL unless instructed to do so by Teradata Customer Support.

      If needs to be modified, verify that the hostname used is listed as one of the accepted hosts for the property in

    3. Restart both the Data Mover daemon and agents after making the DSA property changes.
  2. Copy the build_dsainputs and dsa_configsys tools to the external DSC server.
  3. For new source or target systems:
    1. Register the source and target systems with DSC and restart DSMAIN.
    2. Install and configure BAR NC on the source or target TPA nodes.
    3. Configure the logical netmask.