Teradata Tools and Utilities for z/OS is available on media and by electronic download. In both cases the package is the same. To install Teradata Tools and Utilities on z/OS, you need the following two sets of software:
|Software Package||Description||Source||Usage Notes|
|Teradata Tools and Utilities (TTU) Electronic Software Distribution (ESD) for IBM z/OS (MVS)||This package contains TTU as distributed by Teradata.||Your Teradata Sales Channel||If you have received this TTU ESD for z/OS on media, the package can be found as the .bin file with a name starting with the Product ID in the root directory.|
|PPXPAND package for TTU on z/OS||The PPXPAND package supplies the tool and instructions to upload patch package files to z/OS and expanding them for use with SMP/E.||TSS (Teradata Software Server)|
|All patch packages for TTU on z/OS||These packages contain the latest updates to TTU software.||TSS via your Teradata Access Portal account, or by request from your Teradata site support team.|
When installing TTU software you can prepare either DASD work data sets or a distribution tape. In the tasks that follow, select one or the other method.
The installation process consists of the following procedures:
- Upload and expand the TTU software package.
- Customize the software.
- Prepare and install either:
- DASD work data sets
- Distribution tape
- Clean up TTU Installation.
- Install TTU Patches.