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Teradata Vantageā„¢ on AWS (DIY) Quick Deployment Guide

Teradata Vantage on AWS
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November 2018
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Acronym Definition
ACL Access Control List
AMI Amazon Machine Image
AWS Amazon Web Services
BAR Backup, Archive, and Restore
BLC Block Level Compression
BTEQ Basic Teradata Query
BYOL Bring Your Own License
CDH Cloudera Distribution Including Apache Hadoop
CIDR Classless Inter-Domain Routing
CLI Command Line Interface
CMIC Computer Management Interface Controller
CP Column Partitioned
DNS Domain Name System
DSA Data Stream Architecture
DSC Teradata Data Stream Controller
DSU Teradata Data Stream Utility
EBS Amazon Elastic Block Storage
EC2 Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
EID Entitlement Identifier (used for licensing)
EMR Amazon Elastic MapReduce
EMS Teradata Entitlement Management System (used for licensing)
FSG File SeGment (cache)
GiB Gibibyte
GUI Graphical User Interface
HDD High Density Drive
HDP Hortonworks Data Platform (Hadoop)
HSN Hot Standby Node
IaaS Infrastructure as a Service
IAM Amazon Identity and Access Management
IPE Incremental Planning and Execution
JDBC Java Database Connectivity
JMS Java Messaging Service
JSON JavaScript Object Notation
MPP Massively Parallel Processing (Teradata Database multi-node system)
NAS Network Attached Storage
NTP Network Time Protocol
ODBC Open Database Connectivity
PDE Parallel Database Extensions
POC Proof of Concept
PRPD Partial Redistribution and Partial Duplication
PTL Parallel Transfer Library
PUT Teradata Parallel Upgrade Tool
RDP Remote Desktop Protocol
RMI Remote Method Invocation
S3 Amazon Simple Storage Service
SLES SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
SP Service Pack
SSD Solid State Drive
SSH Secure SHell
TASM Teradata Active System Management
TDPID Teradata Director Program Identifier
TIM Teradata Intelligent Memory
TIWM Teradata Integrated Workload Management
TPA Trusted Parallel Application
TPT Teradata Parallel Transporter
TTU Teradata Tools and Utilities
UDP User Datagram Protocol
UTC Coordinated Universal Time
VLAN Virtual Local Area Network
VM&F Version Migration & Fallback
VPC Virtual Private Cloud