Unable To Process Chinese,Japanese,Mandarin & Foreign Characters Through Informatica (Doc ID 2192109.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Applications Consumer - Version 7.9.6.3 [AN 1900] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

OBIA version:- 7.9.6.3 [AN 1900] version
ETL tool:- Informatica

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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  1.) Informatica ETL process is unable to process Chinese,Japanese,Mandarin & Foreign Characters
  2.) Issue exists when executing Informatica ETL Flows which load data from Oracle DB (PSFT 9.0 Source) to Oracle DB (OBIA Warehouse)
  3.) Issue does not exists when Informatica ETL flow load data from flat file to Source Flat File to Target Flat file

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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  1.) Informatica ETL process should process Chinese,Japanese,Mandarin & Foreign Characters present in the Source Oracle database and load them into Target Oracle database.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to Informatica Server
2.) Execute ETL process which loads data from Source Oracle DB (which has Chinese,Japanese,Mandarin & Foreign Characters) into Target Oracle database

BUSINESS IMPACT
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Unable complete the Informatica ETL process which has to process Chinese,Japanese,Mandarin & Foreign Characters

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Cause

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