Cabinet Descriptions - Appliance for Hadoop

Appliance for Hadoop 5 Platform Product and Site Preparation Guide

prodname
Appliance for Hadoop
created_date
February 2018
category
Product Guide
featnum
B035-6030-075K
The Teradata Appliance for Hadoop 5 platform is made up of a combination of cabinet types, depending on the system configuration:
  • Base processing/storage cabinet
    • Contains up to eighteen nodes (depending on the type of power used), server management switches, InfiniBand network switches, optional Ethernet switches, a system virtualized management server (VMS), power hardware, and a keyboard/video/mouse (KVM) chassis.
    • May optionally contain one of the following:
      • Type A, B, C, D power: A 2800 system (one 4+0 clique or one 2+0 clique)
      • Type A, B, C, D power: A 680 system
      • Type B, C, D power: A 2800 system (one 4+0 clique or one 2+0 clique) and one 680 system
      For more information about the 2800 platform, see the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance 2800 Platform Product and Site Preparation Guide, B035-6006.

      For more information about the 680 platform, see the Teradata Data Mart Appliance 680 Platform Product Guide, B035-6018.

  • Expansion processing/storage cabinet

    Contains up to eighteen nodes (depending on the type of power used), server management switches, InfiniBand network switches, optional Ethernet switches, a cabinet VMS, and power hardware.

  • InfiniBand cabinet
    • The 108-port InfiniBand switch cabinet contains two 108-port InfiniBand switches for redundancy. The cabinet can also contain one optional System VMS and KVM, and one or two optional TMS servers.
    • The 324-port InfiniBand cabinets are paired for redundancy, with one InfiniBand switch per cabinet.

    AC boxes in the cabinet provide power. Ethernet switches provide server management functionality.