Control-M for Trifacta

Alteryx Trifacta is a data-wrangling platform that allows you to discover, organize, edit, and publish data in different formats and to multiple clouds, including AWS, Azure, Google, Snowflake, and Databricks.

Control-M for Trifacta enables you to do the following:

  • Execute Alteryx Trifacta flows.
  • Manage Trifacta credentials in a secure connection profile.
  • Connect to any Trifacta endpoint.
  • Integrate Alteryx Trifacta jobs with other Control-M jobs into a single scheduling environment.
  • Monitor the status, results, and output of Alteryx Trifacta jobs in the Monitoring domain.
  • Attach an SLA job to your Alteryx Trifacta jobs.
  • Introduce all Control-M capabilities to Control-M for Alteryx Trifacta including advanced scheduling criteria, complex dependencies, Resource Pools, Lock Resources, and variables.
  • Run 50 Alteryx Trifacta jobs simultaneously per Agent.

Control-M for Trifacta Compatibility

The following table lists the prerequisites that are required to use the Trifacta plug-in, each with its minimum required version.

Control-M Application Integrator9.0.20.201
Control-M Web9.0.20.200
Control-M Automation API9.0.20.250

Control-M for Trifacta is supported on Control-M Web and Control-M Automation API, but not on Control-M client.

To download the required installation files for each prerequisite, see Obtaining Control-M Installation Files.

Setting up Control-M for Trifacta

This procedure describes how to deploy the Trifacta plug-in, create a connection profile, and define a Trifacta job in Control-M Web and Automation API.


Integration plug-ins released by BMC require an Application Integrator installation at your site. However, these plug-ins are not editable and you cannot import them into Application Integrator. To deploy these integrations to your Control-M environment, you import them directly into Control-M using Control-M Automation API.

Before You Begin

Verify that Automation API is installed, as described in Automation API Installation.


  1. Create a temporary directory to save the downloaded files.

  2. Download the Trifacta plug-in from the Control-M for Trifacta download page in the EPD site.
  3. Install the Trifacta plug-in via one of the following methods:
    • (9.0.21 or higher) Use the Automation API Provision service:
      1. Log in to the Control-M/EM Server machine as an Administrator and store the downloaded zip file in the one of the following locations (within several minutes, the job type appears in Control-M Web):
        • Linux: $HOME/ctm_em/AUTO_DEPLOY
        • Windows: <EM_HOME>\AUTO_DEPLOY
      2. Log in to the Control-M/Agent machine and run the provision image command, as follows:
        • Linux: ctm provision image ATR_plugin.Linux
        • Windows: ctm provision image ATR_plugin.Windows
    • ( or lower) Use the Automation API Deploy service, as described in deploy jobtype.
  4. Create a Trifacta connection profile in Control-M Web or Automation API, as follows:
  5. Define a Trifacta job in Control-M Web or Automation API, as follows:


To remove this plug-in from an Agent, follow the instructions in Removing a Plug-in. The plug-in ID is ATR122022.

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