16.20 - Teradata PT Parallel Environment - Parallel Transporter

Teradata® Parallel Transporter User Guide

Product
Parallel Transporter
Release Number
16.20
Published
August 2020
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2020-08-27
dita:mapPath
uah1527114222342.ditamap
dita:ditavalPath
Audience_PDF_product_tpt_userguide_include.ditaval

Although the traditional Teradata standalone utilities offer load and extract functions, these utilities are limited to a serial environment.

The following figure illustrates the parallel environment of Teradata PT.

Contrasting Traditional Utilities and Teradata PT

Teradata PT uses data streams that act as a pipeline between operators. With data streams, data basically flows from one operator to another.

Teradata PT supports the following types of environments: