Add System and Dictionary Collector to BAR Portlets | Teradata DSA|DSE - 17.10 - Adding Teradata System and Dictionary Collector to BAR Portlets - BAR - Data Stream Architecture - Data Stream Extensions

Teradata® DSA - DSE for IBM Spectrum Protect Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide

Data Stream Architecture
Data Stream Extensions
Release Number
March 2021
English (United States)
Last Update
You must add and enable a Teradata system in the Monitored Systems portlet to make it available in the BAR Setup portlet.

You must configure the systems, backup solutions, and target groups in the BAR Setup portlet to make them available in the BAR Operations portlet.

  1. From the Teradata Viewpoint portal page, click "".
  2. Open the Monitored Systems portlet.
  3. Click "" next to Systems, and select Add Teradata System.
    1. Enter the System Nickname of the Teradata system.
    2. Enter the TDPID, formal name of the Teradata system.
    3. Set the Time Zone.
    4. Select the Enable system checkbox.
    5. Enter Login credentials for a user that will log in from Viewpoint into the Teradata system to collect data.
      Teradata recommends that you do not use dbcuser. During a full system restore, the system must be quiescent and dbcuser will automatically log in.
    6. Click Apply.
  4. Under Systems, select the newly enabled system.
  5. Under Setup, select Data Collectors.
  6. Under Data Collectors, select Dictionary.
  7. Select the Enable Dictionary Collector checkbox.
  8. Click Apply.