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Teradata Vantageā„¢ on AWS Getting Started Guide

Teradata Vantage on AWS
Release Number
June 2020
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  • You must be assigned the Site Super Admin or Site Admin role. See Managing Users.
  • During an elastic operation, your site is not available. Schedule a time that minimally impacts users.
Adjusting elasticity can increase or decrease costs.
  1. Log in to the Console at and access your site.
  2. Under Advanced SQL Engine, select EDIT to perform any of the following elastic operations:
    Operation Action
    Stop/Start Stop or start the Vantage instance.

    Storage costs are not affected by stopping or starting the instance.

    Scale Up/Down Adjust the instance size to Small, Medium, or Large.
    Scaling up incurs an additional cost.
    Scale Out/In Adjust the instance quantity by 1x, 2x, or 4x for a total of 2 to 64 nodes.
    Scaling out incurs an additional cost.
    Expand Storage Increase the EBS volume (raw, permanent storage) in 1 TB increments, up to 72 TB per instance.
    After you expand storage, you cannot decrease it.