16.20 - System Requirements - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Tools and Utilities for Linux Installation Guide Amazon Linux 2, CentOS, OEL, RedHat, SLES, Ubuntu

Teradata Tools and Utilities
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November 2020
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English (United States)

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) is used to communicate with the Teradata Database.

The client must be connected to one of the following:
  • The same Ethernet LAN as the Teradata Database
  • An Ethernet LAN that permits the client to communicate with the Teradata Database through one or more routers
  • A node that is attached to the Teradata Database through BYNET. No separate network controller board or network software is required; the client provides its own.

The appropriate Ethernet hardware and software supporting a TCP/IP-based network must be installed on every Teradata Database with which the client communicates.

Disk Space Requirements

The following amount of disk space is required to install this release: