Welcome to Teradata Parallel Transporter Quick Start Guide - Parallel Transporter

Teradata® Parallel Transporter Quick Start Guide

Parallel Transporter
Release Number
June 2022
English (United States)
Last Update
Product Category
Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata Vantage™ is our flagship analytic platform offering, which evolved from our industry-leading Teradata® Database. Until references in content are updated to reflect this change, the term Teradata Database is synonymous with Teradata Vantage.

Advanced SQL Engine is a core capability of Teradata Vantage, based on our best-in-class Teradata Database. Advanced SQL refers to the ability to run advanced analytic functions beyond that of standard SQL.

Using Teradata Parallel Transporter Quick Start Guide Content

Teradata Parallel Transporter (PT) quick start guide describes the following examples:
  • Read data from a flat file and load it into a target table
  • Export data from a source table and write it to a flat file
  • Export data from a source table and load it to a target table

Why Would I Use this Content?

This guide is for novice users who want to understand how to load flat file data into the database table and export data from a database or a Teradata source table to a flat file or a database target table.

How Do I Use this Content?

Before you create a PT job script, read the preceding topics. For example, for reading data from a flat file and loading it into a target table, read the Overview, Specify TdpId, UserName, and UserPassword, and Create a Target Table topics.

How Do I Get Started?

Read the following topics before you use the examples in the guide:

References to Other Relevant Content

See Teradata PT Publications and Additional Information.