Options for Storing a NoPI Table
The following graphic shows four options for storing a NoPI table in Teradata Database, where the darkened row for each table represents a table header, one on each AMP, for a physical table. The table header defines the layout and other information about the physical table.
Moving from left to right, the structures represent the layouts of four different methods of NoPI storage.
The topics that follow compare various configurations of nonpartitioned NoPI and column‑partitioned tables.