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Fast and Flexible Teradata Database Deployment Options

Easy Teradata Database Deployment on Virtualized Environments

Leverage the agile and scalable options of Teradata Database on VMware for a wide range of use cases such as advanced application development, prototyping, and production environment deployment.



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  • Quickly deploy Teradata Database, the world’s most powerful database
  • Take advantage of your organization’s existing virtualization infrastructure and server pool, providing an alternative to on-premise and cloud deployment options
  • Choose from flexible and scalable deployment options based on use cases


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Teradata Database on VMware


Teradata Database on VMware offers:

  • Teradata Database pre-installed and pre-configured with the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) operating system, ready to be deployed on a VMware® virtualized environment
  • Teradata QueryGrid™ and optional Teradata Database features such as Teradata Columnar, Teradata Row Level Security, Teradata Temporal, Teradata Active System Management and Teradata TPump/Teradata Parallel Transporter Stream Operator are pre-installed and bundled in the price
  • Includes a vSphere® PowerCLI script that enables flexible configuration


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Use Cases


Production Deployment

Terada Database on VMware provides a scalable, massively parallel processing (MPP) option for production use case, or development or test use cases when scalability is the requirement. 

It includes:

  • Advanced Teradata Database features such as Teradata Columnar, Teradata Temporal, Teradata Row-Level Security, and Teradata Secure Zones
  • Features that provide robustness to your production deployment, such as:
    • Teradata Viewpoint for systems management and monitoring
    • Teradata Workload Management for workload and resource management
    • Data Stream Utility for data backup and archiving
    • Teradata Server Management for alerting Teradata Customer Support with system affecting events
    • Teradata QueryGrid for enabling seamless multi-system analytics

Development and Test Environments

Teradata Database on VMware’s script-based deployment on VMware virtual platform provides an agile and cost-effective option to:

  • Experiment with physical database design changes
  • Prototype new applications
  • Maintain multiple database versions for testing
  • Isolate development from your production system

Teradata Database Version and Feature Evaluation

Use free download edition of Teradata Database on VMware to:

  • Test new Teradata Database software releases
  • Try new Teradata Database features


Teradata Database on VMware

Teradata Database on VMware enables fast and scalable deployment of Teradata Database on your existing VMware platform.


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