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Teradata System Properties

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DescriptionDBMS mainly used for data warehousing
Database modelRelational DBMS
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Rank#12  Overall
#8  Relational DBMS
Technical documentationwww.info.teradata.com
Initial release1979
License Commercial or Open Sourcecommercial
Cloud-based Only available as a cloud serviceno
Server operating systemsLinux
Data schemeyes
Typing predefined data types such as float or dateyes
Secondary indexesyes special 'join index' to physically pre-join tables
SQL Support of (almost full) SQL standard (DML, DDL and DCL statements)yes
APIs and other access methods.NET Client API
JMS Adapter
Supported programming languagesC
Server-side scripts Stored proceduresyes
Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodesSharding shared nothing architecture
Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-master replication
MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Foreign keys Referential integrityyes
Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability Support for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yes
User concepts Access 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 Corporation (TDC) Dips 2.76% for April 21
21 April 2017, Equities.com

Teradata Co. (TDC) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold ...
23 April 2017, The Cerbat Gem

Teradata pays multi-million dollar settlement to fired co-president
11 April 2017, Dayton Business Journal

Teradata: The 7 Pillars Of Big Data Culture
4 April 2017, Forbes

Teradata flashifies its data warehousing box
5 April 2017, The Register

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