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Teradata Vantage on VMware
Release Number
Deployer 3.04
October 2021
English (United States)
Last Update
Product Category
Acronym Definition
AID Activation Identification (used for licensing)
AMP Access Module Processor
BAR Backup, Archive, and Restore
BTEQ Basic Teradata Query
BYNET Banyan Network (BYNET) Interconnect
CMIC Computer Management Interface Controller
COP Communications Processor
CRAN Comprehensive R Archive Network
CRUD Create, Read, Update, and Delete
DBC Database Computer
DBS Database System
DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
DIP Database Initialization Program
DNS Domain Name System
DSC Teradata Data Stream Controller
DSU Teradata Data Stream Utility
EID Entitlement Identifier (used for licensing)
EMS Teradata Entitlement Management System (used for licensing)
ESD Electronic Software Distribution
ESXi Elastic Sky X integrated
GMT Greenwich Mean Time
HDD High Density Drive
HPSSACLI Hewlett Packard (Enterprise) Smart Storage Administrator Command-Line Interface
HT Hyper-Threading
iDRAC Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller
IDSDM Internal Dual SD Module
iSCSI Internet Small Computer System Interface
JMS Java Messaging Service
JSON JavaScript Object Notation
LHID Logical Host Identifier
LUN Logical Unit Number
MPP Massively Parallel Processing (Vantage multi-node system)
MTU Maximum Transmit Unit
MVS Multi-Value Compression
NP Network Processor
PDE Parallel Database Extensions
PDN Primary Distribution Node
PUT Teradata Parallel Upgrade Tool
RACADM Remote Access Controller Admin
RADIUS Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service
RAID Redundant Array of Independent Disks
RID Revocation Identifier (used for licensing)
SLES SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
SOCKS Socket Secure
SSH Secure SHell
SSL Secure Sockets Layer
TCP Transmission Control Protocol
TDP Teradata Director Program
TDR Teradata R
TPA Teradata Parallel Application
TTU Teradata Tools and Utilities
USC Unified Server Configurator
UTC Coordinated Universal Time
VM Virtual Machine