16.00 - New Features - Data Stream Architecture

Teradata Data Stream Architecture (DSA) Release Definition

Data Stream Architecture
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Release Date
November 2016
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Release Notes
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English (United States)
Teradata Data Stream Architecture (DSA) is bundled in two components: Data Stream Utility (DSU) and Data Stream Extensions (DSE).
  • DSE supports third-party backup applications such as Symantec NetBackup.
  • DSU supports backup solutions, including disk file systems and EMC Data Domain DD Boost storage devices, but not third-party backup applications.
New features for DSA 16.00 include:
  • Ability to manage multiple DSCs from one Viewpoint portlet
  • Allow the skipping of statistics collection for Backup/Restore jobs
  • Allow global password change at the system level
  • Allow an object map to different database at restore job level
  • Allow tracking empty tables at backup
  • Allow adjusting concurrent build per table at restore time
  • Support down AMP backup and restore