16.20 - 16.50 - What Is a Workload? - Teradata Viewpoint - Teradata Workload Management

Teradata® Viewpoint User Guide

Product
Teradata Viewpoint
Teradata Workload Management
Release Number
16.20
16.50
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-2206-071K
Language
English (United States)

A workload is a group of queries that share characteristics so that a set of workload management controls can be applied to the group. A workload has working values and defining characteristics that are evaluated during the classification phase of system management. Queries are assigned to workloads based on classification criteria and exceptions.