• Teradata Aster Big  Analytics Appliance

    The Industry's First Unified Big Analytics Appliance

    Your fastest path to turning the lights on your big data to get big insights & real business value

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  • Meeting your business needs

    Richer insights, better decisions, better results

    Accelerate analytic innovation and competitive advantage by unlocking new value in big data. Generating business insights from big data is fast and easy with out-of-the box big data functionality for integrated data acquisition, data preparation, analysis and visualization in a single SQL statement. The appliance provides high value insights through multi-genre analytics that takes advantage of a broad range of analytical techniques. 


    Lowest TCO, Highest ROI & Fastest time to value

    Powerful, ready-to-run platform that is pre-configured and optimized specifically for big data storage and analysis. It is a tightly coupled hardware and software solution that contains Aster Database and Apache Hadoop to process structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data. It runs the patented SQL-MapReduce® and SQL-H™ technology on a time-tested, fully supported Teradata hardware platform.


    Quick to deploy, easy to manage & troubleshoot

    An analytics-optimized environment for rapid, on-the-fly data exploration, this is the first appliance in the industry to combine big analytics technologies, such as Hadoop, MapReduce, graph, pattern, and path analysis, with ecosystem compatibility with BI and ETL tools, business-friendly ANSI-standard SQL, out-of-the-box MapReduce analytics and mature, enterprise-grade system management solutions.

    Solution Brief

    New high value analytics, with superior analyst productivity

    Patented SQL-MapReduce® to parallelize the processing of data and applications and deliver rich analytic insights through the simplicity of SQL and business intelligence (BI) tools.  Pre-built library of SQL-MapReduce functions, accessible via SQL, for data acquisition, data preparation, analysis and visualization. Broad range of analytical techniques such as SQL, MapReduce, statistical, text analytics, graph, etc. in a single platform.


    Innovative, unified solution to easily extract insights from big data

    Hybrid architecture that includes Aster Database, Aster SQL-MapReduce, and Hortonworks Data Platform, providing a complete big data solution that helps you to store and analyze all types of data. Industry’s deepest stack integration across the Aster and Apache® Hadoop® platforms.  Enables business analysts to issue ANSI-standard SQL, via SQL-H™ and SQL-MapReduce®, on both Aster and Hadoop data.

    Solution Brief

    Complete, enterprise ready solution

    Truly Enterprise-Ready software and hardware management, via Teradata Server Management, Teradata Viewpoint and Teradata Vital Infrastructure services.  A suite of adaptors support out-of-the-box enterprise integration for a complete ecosystem of enterprise data management systems. Certified ODBC and JDBC support for major business intelligence, visualization, and ETL tools; Teradata integrated data warehouse high-speed data transfer infrastructure; and native Hadoop connectivity.

    Solution Brief
  • "Tableau technology and the Teradata Aster Big Analytics Appliance are a natural fit...Together, we make it easier and faster for people to take action as required."

    Dan Jewett

    Vice president, Product Management, Tableau Software

    What Our Partners are Saying


    "Tableau technology and the Teradata Aster Big Analytics Appliance are a natural fit," said Dan Jewett, Vice President Product Management, Tableau Software. "The proliferation of data only increases the need for business users to visualize data so they can spot trends and outliers, it’s critical for success. Tableau running on the Teradata appliance will enable customers to collect, analyze, and visualize vast amounts of diverse data in real time. Together, we make it easier and faster for people to take action as required." 


    "SAS believes that big data analytics is exciting because it’s the analytics that help customers do something with all of that data," said Scott Van Valkenburgh, senior director of Alliances, SAS. "With our SAS® High-Performance Analytics family, including SAS High-Performance Analytics Server and SAS Visual Analytics, SAS extends the power of analytics to even more data with unprecedented speed, through leading-edge calculations and visualization capabilities. By combining these superior analytic solutions with Teradata's capabilities, customers are already changing their thought processes, organizations, and overall approach to data. Allowing analysts to look at all data across all aspects of the business, including external demographic data and social media, enables analysis of entire populations, not just a sample, for faster, robust and more precise recommendations. The new Teradata Aster Big Analytics Appliance will help our joint customers take advantage of such big data analytics and discovery and accelerate the process even more."

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