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NameTeradata
DescriptionDBMS mainly used for data warehousing
Database modelRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score78.37
Rank#12  Overall
#8  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.teradata.com
Technical documentationwww.info.teradata.com
DeveloperTeradata
Initial release1979
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial
Cloud-based infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
Server operating systemsLinux
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
Secondary indexesyes infospecial 'join index' to physically pre-join tables
SQL infoSupport of (almost entire) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)yes
APIs and other access methods.NET Client API
JDBC
JMS Adapter
ODBC
OLE DB
Supported programming languagesC
Cobol
Java (JDBC-ODBC)
PL/1
Python
R
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infoshared nothing architecture
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

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DB-Engines blog posts

Teradata is the most popular data warehouse DBMS
2 April 2013, Paul Andlinger

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Conferences and events

Teradata 2017 Partners Conference
Anaheim, California, USA, 22-26 October 2017

Recent citations in the news

Teradata Acquires San Diego's StackIQ to Strengthen Cloud Business
13 July 2017, Xconomy

San Diego data center tech start-up StackIQ acquired by Teradata - The San Diego Union
14 July 2017, Tribune

Top Analyst Firms Name Teradata a Leader in Six Evaluation Reports
19 July 2017, PR Newswire (press release)

Teradata Acquires StackIQ for Data Center Automation Tech - Sci
16 July 2017, Tech Today

Teradata closes acquisition of StackIQ
17 July 2017, DatacenterDynamics

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