Teradata Viewpoint Services | Teradata Viewpoint - 17.10 - Teradata Viewpoint Services - Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata® Viewpoint Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide for Customers

Teradata Viewpoint
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October 2021
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English (United States)
Teradata Viewpoint includes the following separate services. Each service runs as the user listed in the User column.
Service Description User
camalert Teradata Alert Service that processes events and alerts cam
dcs Data Collection Service that monitors and collects data from Teradata systems dcs
postgresql Internal database used to store all Viewpoint configuration and collected data postgres
tdnotification Teradata Notification Service used to run BTEQ and Run Program alert actions. cam
tdactivemq Messaging service that allows message exchanges between the Teradata Alerts components tdactivemq
tmsmonitor Service that monitors performance of the Teradata Viewpoint server tmsmonitor
viewpoint Teradata Viewpoint portal that provides web browser access viewpoint
vpclustermonitor The vpclustermonitor service configures automatic promotions on Viewpoint failover. vpclustermonitor