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Can PowerCenter write directly to a JSON target?

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I know Informatica Cloud has a JSON target connector and I know you can build a JSON source in B2B DT Studio for PowerCenter, but don't see in the version 9.0 documentation that PowerCenter can write directly to a JSON target. Is it a feature in later or future releases of PowerCenter?

posted Nov 7, 2014 by Sunil

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Yes there is a JSON Connector available in Informatica Marketplace. You can avail the 30 day trail of that plug-in and can check whether it works for you or not. These functionalities are provided by this connector:
•Create, update, and merge new JSON files.
•Load data into JSON arrays.
But to use this you need subscription to Informatica Cloud Integration Edition. Please go to this link for further information: Informatica JSON Connector Link

answer Nov 10, 2014 by Shweta Singh
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