System Credentials | Data Mover Portlet | Teradata Data Mover - 17.11 - System Credentials - Teradata Data Mover

Teradata® Data Mover User Guide

Teradata Data Mover
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Release Date
October 2021
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User Guide
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English (United States)

Teradata System Credentials

Parameter Description
Nickname Name of the Teradata Database system.
Username Teradata Database user ID.
Password Teradata Database password.
Account String Characteristics for profile member sessions in Teradata Database. An account string identifies which account is charged for the space used by the user and session and may include a priority-level Performance Group prefix code which establishes the session priority.
Authentication Method of authenticating the user and establishing a session based on user privileges. Options might include TD2 or LDAP. If an authentication mechanism is not selected, the system uses the default authentication mechanism for the Teradata Database.
Character Set Character set the system uses to communicate with Teradata Database. If not defined, Teradata Viewpoint uses Teradata Database system settings.