1.1 - Analytic Languages - Teradata Vantage

Teradata Vantageā„¢ User Guide

prodname
Teradata Vantage
vrm_release
1.1
created_date
May 2020
category
User Guide
featnum
B700-4002-079K

SQL

Teradata Vantage provides JDBC, ODBC, and .NET Data Provider for executing SQL commands against Teradata Vantage.

Python

Python is a popular language used by data scientists. Teradata provides a Teradata SQL Driver for Python and an analytic library for Python that can be loaded into the Client Python environment. These packages allow you to develop Python scripts that access data in the Teradata Vantage system and run Teradata Vantage analytic functions. Teradata Vantage also allows execution of Python scripts on the server.

R

R is a widely used language and environment for data manipulation, calculation, and analytics execution. It is an established analytic language with a large collection of libraries. Teradata provides a Teradata SQL Driver for R and an analytic library for R that can be loaded into the Client R environment. These packages allow you to develop R scripts that access data in the Teradata Vantage system and run Teradata Vantage analytic functions. Teradata Vantage also allows execution of R scripts on the server through the ExecR system table operator.