17.10 - Key Features - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Tools and Utilities Release Definition

Product
Teradata Tools and Utilities
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
June 2021
Content Type
Release Notes
Publication ID
B035-2029-061K
Language
English (United States)

This topic lists major enhancements made to the Teradata Tools and Utilities suite of products. The enhancements include support for Vantage features and Teradata Tools and Utilities-specific improvements.

Not all new Vantage enhancements require modifications to TTU products. Under the Product Information section, the Enhancements section for each product lists the enhancements for that product. If a new database feature is not listed, then it means that the TTU product implicitly supports the feature.
  • New Teradata Vantage features
    • Native Object Store (NOS)
    • Federated Authentication/SSO – Teradata JDBC Driver, ODBC Driver for Teradata, .NET Data Provider
    • Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 support – CLIv2, Teradata JDBC Driver, ODBC Driver for Teradata, .NET Data Provider
  • R, Python drivers
    • FastLoad feature support
  • .NET Data Provider
    • Teradata Entity Framework Core Provider release supports Entity Framework Core 3.1
  • Teradata Access Modules
    • The Teradata Azure BlobStorage Access Module supports multiple TPT DataConnector instances.
    • The Teradata Kafka Access Module supports multiple TPT DataConnector instances.
    • The Teradata JMS Access Module provides the "FollowTheMaster" option specific to SoftwareAG JMS Server.
    • The Teradata OLE DB Access Module provides an option not to propagate constraints while creating a destination table during the copy job.
  • TPT
    • Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 support via ConnectString attribute
  • Standalone Utilities (FastLoad, FastExport, MultiLoad, TPump)
    • Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 support via ConnectString command
  • Teradata ICU
    • Teradata ICU TDICU uses the ICU 65.1 version on the AIX platform.
  • TTU Software Packaging and Install Updates
    • Compiler version update – The AIX compiler is now IBM XL C/C++ for AIX, V16.1.0.
    • Apple macOS - Signed binaries and notarization of applications
    • BTEQ, Standalone Utilities (FastLoad, FastExport, MultiLoad, TPump) and various Access Modules support 64-bit software-only packages
    • TTU Database Management software products are now included in TTU base release bundle

Known Issues

There are no known issues for this release.