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Teradata Vantageā„¢ on Azure (DIY) Installation and Administration Guide

Teradata Vantage on Azure
Release Number
March 2021
English (United States)
Last Update
Product Category

For descriptions of Teradata software, see Supported Teradata Software on Azure.

Acronym Definition
ACL Access Control List
ARM Azure Resource Manager
BAR Backup, Archive, and Restore
BLC Block Level Compression
BTEQ Basic Teradata Query
CDH Cloudera Distribution Including Apache Hadoop
CIDR Classless Inter-Domain Routing
CLI Command Line Interface
CMIC Server Management VM
CP Column Partitioned
DNS Domain Name System
DSA Data Stream Architecture
DSC Teradata Data Stream Controller
DSU Teradata Data Stream Utility
EMS Teradata Entitlement Management System (used for licensing)
FSG File SeGment (cache)
GiB Gibibyte
GUI Graphical User Interface
HDD High Density Drive
HDI Microsoft Azure HDInsight
HDP Hortonworks Data Platform (Hadoop)
HSN Hot Standby Node
IaaS Infrastructure as a Service
IPE Incremental Planning and Execution
JDBC Java Database Connectivity
JMS Java Messaging Service
JSON JavaScript Object Notation
MPP Massively Parallel Processing (Vantage multi-node system)
NAS Network Attached Storage
NIC Network Interface Controller
NSG Network Security Group
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
SLA Service Level Agreement
SLES SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
SP Service Pack
SSD Solid State Drive
SSE Azure Storage Service Encryption
SSH Secure SHell
SSL Secure Sockets Layer
TASM Teradata Active System Management
TDPID Teradata Director Program Identifier
TIM Teradata Intelligent Memory
TPA Trusted Parallel Application
TPT Teradata Parallel Transporter
TTU Teradata Tools and Utilities
UDP User Datagram Protocol
UTC Coordinated Universal Time
VM&F Version Migration & Fallback
VPN Virtual Private Network