Welcome to Query Service Installation, Configuration, and Usage Guide - Teradata Query Service

Teradata® Query Service Installation, Configuration, and Usage Guide for Customers

Teradata Query Service
Release Number
April 2022
English (United States)
Last Update
Product Category
Analytical Ecosystem

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 Query Service Installation, Configuration, and Usage Guide

This guide describes how to install, configure, and use Teradata® Query Service. Query Service is a middleware that provides REST APIs for connecting to Teradata Vantage.

Why Would I Use this Content?

  • If you are an application programmer, use this guide as a reference to develop APIs for connecting to data from a web page or application.
  • If you are a system administrator, use this guide to troubleshoot Query Service and perform administrative tasks to support the application programmer.

How Do I Use this Content?

Use this guide to learn about:
  • Overview including dependencies and steps to start and stop the service
  • Prerequisites to install Query Service
  • Steps to install Query Service
  • Steps to configure Query Service
  • Instruction on how to use Query Service APIs, including the resources, request and response, and examples
  • Troubleshooting issues
  • Session and query parameters, including parameter name and description

How Do I Get Started?

References to Other Relevant Content

On https://docs.teradata.com/, you can download the following resources from the attachment in the left sidebar:
  • Query Service Swagger API Documentation
  • OpenAPI Specification