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Teradata a Leader in Latest Data Warehouse Database Management Systems Magic Quadrant

February 13, 2012 | DAYTON,Ohio

Report focus: ‘Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the world’s leading analytic data solutions company today announced that it is positioned as a leader in the Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems* based on its data warehouse portfolio.

The report positions vendors based on completeness of vision in the data warehouse DBMS market and their ability to execute on that vision.
Gartner noted that “The data warehouse DBMS market is undergoing a transformation with the introduction of ‘big data’ and the logical data warehouse demand for new techniques in practices and technology.”
“Gartner acknowledges the impact of big data as a transformative driver in the evolution of data warehousing, and follows this statement by placing Teradata, with Teradata Aster – in the most enviable market leadership position,” said Darryl McDonald, Executive Vice President, Applications, Business Development, and CMO, Teradata.
“Teradata continues to stay well ahead of the market and innovate in a big and bold way – giving our customers a stream of more powerful products and services to integrate, analyze and drive the best decisions possible.”
“Technology leaders introduce breakthrough ‘firsts’ in their respective marketplaces, and that’s what Teradata continues to do,” said Scott Gnau, president of Teradata Labs. “We're honored to be positioned as a leader by Gartner and believe this recognition is a direct result of our commitment to deliver the industry’s most intelligent high-performance database for analytics. We look forward to continuing to meet and exceed the needs of the market and our customers."

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*Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems, Mark A. Beyer, et al, February 6, 2012.


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