15.10 - Glossary - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Teradata Virtual Storage

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.10
category
Configuration
featnum
B035-1179-151K

AG

Allocation Group

AMP

Access Module Processor

ARC

Archive/Recovery

AWT

AMP Worker Task

BLK

Block

BLC

Block-Level Compression

BTEQ

Basic Teradata Query

CI

Cylinder Index

CICS

Customer Information Control System

CID

Cylinder Index Descriptor

CNS

Teradata Database Console Subsystem

CJ

Changed Row Journal

COP

Communications Processor

DB

Data Block

DBD

Data Block Descriptor

DBQL

Database Query Log

DBS

Database System or Database Software

DBW

Database Window

DDL

Data Definition Language

DEM

Database Extensibility Mechanism

DML

Data Manipulation Language

Dwin

Display Window

FIB

File Information Block

FSE

Free Sector Entry

FSG

File Segment Subsystem

FSP

Free Space Percent

GDO

Globally Distributed Object

GLOP

Global and persistent

GUI

Graphical User Interface

hex

Hexadecimal

HG

Host Group

HN

Host Number

HOST

Teradata Database Host Software

HUT

Host Utility

HUTCNS

Host Utility Console

IMS

Information management system

LAN

Local area network

LOB

Large Object

LSN

Log Sequence Number

LSNSPEC

LSN Specification

LUN

Logical Unit

MDS

Metadata Services

MI

Master Index

MLOAD

MultiLoad

MPP

Massively Parallel Processing

NoPI

No Primary Index

NPPI

Nonpartitioned Primary Index

NTA

Nested Top Action

NUSI

Non-Unique Secondary Index

OCES

Optimizer Cost Estimation Subsystem

OJ

Ordered System Change Journal

OLTP

Online Transaction Processing

PCT

Partitioning Cache Threshold

PDE

Parallel Database Extensions

PE

Parsing Engine

PG

Performance Group

PID

Process ID

PJ

Permanent Journal

PMPC

Performance Monitor and Production Control

PPI

Partitioned Primary Index

PROC

Procedural Management Subsystem

PUT

Parallel Upgrade Tool

QIC

Quarter-inch Cartridge

RBM

Resolver Base Module

ResUsage

Resource Usage

RFC

Reservation Flow Control

RJ

Recovery Journal

RP

Resource Partition

RSG

Relay Services Gateway

RSS

Resource Sampling Subsystem

SDF

Source Specification for Data Formatting

SECTORSPEC

Sector Specification

SMP

Symmetric MultiProcessing

stdin

Standard Input

stdout

Standard Output

supv

Supervisor Window

Supvr

Supervisor Icon

sysinit

System Initializer

SysView

System View

TBBLC

Temperature-Based Block-Level Compression

TCHN

Teradata Channel

TDGSS

Teradata Database Generic Security Services

TDP

Teradata Director Program

TASM

Teradata Active System Management

TGTW

Teradata Gateway

TJ

Transient Journal

TLE

Target Level Emulation

TPA

Trusted Parallel Application

TZ

Time Zone

UDF

User-Defined Function

UDM

User-Defined Method

UDT

User-Defined Type

UNFES

Unfree Sector

UPI

Unique Primary Index

USI

Unique Secondary Index

UTC

Universal Coordinated Time

vdisk

Virtual Disk

vproc

Virtual Processor

WAL

Write Ahead Logging

WCI

WAL Cylinder Index

WCID

WAL Cylinder Index Descriptor

WD

Workload Definition

WDB

WAL Data Block

WDBD

WAL Data Block Descriptor

WLC

Workload Class

WLSN

WAL Log Sequence Number

WMI

WAL Master Index