15.00 - Conclusions - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

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Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.00
category
User Guide
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B035-1094-015K

Conclusions

The decision whether to implement a table with or without partitioning is not always cut and dried, and the ultimate decision, like many others in physical database design, can often be more of an optimization than a maximization. In this scenario, careful and considered measurement, analysis, and evaluation are all required to make an optimal decision.