16.20 - Product Compatibility - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Tools and Utilities Release Definition

prodname
Teradata Tools and Utilities
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
October 2018
category
Release Notes
featnum
B035-2029-108C

All Teradata Tools and Utilities products invoked on a system must be from the same base release. For example, if you upgrade to Teradata MultiLoad 16.20.00, you must also upgrade the additional products supplied in the package that are required by Teradata MultiLoad (such as Teradata CLIv2) to the 16.20.00 release.

Teradata Tools and Utilities Products that are Backward Compatible with Teradata Database Release

All TTU products are backward compatible with Teradata Database release versions listed in the Preface.

Teradata Tools and Utilities Products that are Forward Compatible with Teradata Database Release

  • CLIv2
  • Teradata JDBC Driver
  • ODBC Driver for Teradata
  • .NET Data Provider
  • PP2
  • Teradata SQL Driver for Python
  • TPTAPI
  • TDICU
  • Teradata SQL Assistant
  • Teradata SQL Query Scheduler
  • BTEQ
  • Teradata Parallel Transporter
  • Standalone Load/Unload Utilities (FastLoad, FastExport, MultiLoad, TPump)
  • All Teradata Access Modules (see Teradata Access Modules for the complete list)
  • Teradata WebSphere MQ Access Module
  • Teradata Parallel Transporter
  • Standalone Load/Unload Utilities (FastLoad, FastExport, MultiLoad, TPump)
  • Application Programming Interfaces (CLIv2, PP2)
  • BTEQ, CICS, IMS/DC, TDP

Teradata Tools and Utilities Products that are NOT Forward Compatible with Teradata Database Release

Because of interdependencies within the Teradata Database, the products listed below require an upgrade to the current release to support the full function of the Teradata Database.
  • Teradata Archive/Recovery Utility
  • Database Management Software
    • Teradata Index Wizard
    • Teradata Visual Explain
    • Teradata System Emulation Tool