VMware Requirements | Teradata Data Mover - 17.05 - Requirements for Data Mover on VMware - Teradata Data Mover

Teradata® Data Mover Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide for Customers

Teradata Data Mover
Release Number
Release Date
October 2020
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English (United States)
Component Minimum Requirements (unless noted)
vCPU 4
Memory 32GB
Datastores for database storage One datastore
Datastore formatting VMFS 5 file system
Datastore space for template deployment 200GB
RAID RAID-1 LUNs recommended.
Server Dell PowerEdge R720xd/R730xd or an HP Gen9 or similar system. Hyper-threading (HT) must be enabled.
Network 10Gb recommended
VM deployment size 200GB
VMware ESXi ESXi 5.5 release 2 and later
VMware licensing A full VMware vSphere 6.0 license or VMware vSphere Essentials 6.0 license for at least one physical CPU (unlimited cores per CPU)
VMware vCenter vCenter 5.5 release 2 and later
VMware vSphere switches One vSphere standard vSwitch for public network.
Operating System SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)