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The CDGC General Scanner Setup engagement is designed to to guide IT Administrators in efficiently configuring the scanner to capture the technical metadata, derive data lineage, classify data, data discovery, associate glossary, and tagging.

Self-Service Resources
  • Data source discovery and alignment with CDGC Support
  • Scanner configuration, tips and tricks
  • Enrichments for efficient search and filtering for improved user experience (UX)
  • Understand the CDGC scanner execution framework and process flow, usage guidelines
  • Metadata extraction, data discovery, and classification strategies
Expert Session Agenda
  • Discovery of data sources and their alignment to Cloud Data Catalog-supported scanners
  • Walkthrough of scanner configuration guidelines
  • If required, showcase the relevant scanner configuration, its results and usage
  • Job monitoring overview and log analysis
  • Best practices shared
  • Reference to product documentation and digital contents
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Engagement Details
Engagement Category

Cloud Governance & Data Quality


Cloud Data Governance & Catalog

Engagement Type

Best Practices

Adoption Stage


Focus Area


Use Cases & Tags

Data Discovery

Data Lineage

Data Privacy Governance

Govern Key Data Elements

Engagement ID



  • Catalog offers Engagements for Informatica Cloud Services on IDMC platform only.  
  • All Engagement Topics in this Catalog are intended to be delivered in guidance and advisory mode only. This is implicit and it will not be called out explicitly under each engagement’s scope separately.​
  • Customers need to include their relevant technical/business team highlighted in each engagement topic to derive the best out of each engagement.​
  • Customers need to perform any hands-on work by themselves leveraging the guidance from these engagements.
  • Customers need to work with Informatica Global Customer Support for any product bugs/issues and troubleshooting.
  • Value Accelerator is available only for IDMC Services and this is offered only to eligible customers. Please check with your Customer Success Manager for eligibility before requesting Value Accelerator engagement.