15.00 - Why Teradata Encourages a Fully Normalized Schema - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

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Teradata Database
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User Guide
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Why Teradata Encourages a Fully Normalized Schema

The full normalization approach Teradata advocates in its philosophy of database design originates in the massively parallel architecture of Teradata Database (see “Born To Be Parallel” on page 25, “Data Placement to Support Parallel Processing” on page 26, “Intelligent Internodal Communication” on page 29, “Request Parallelism” on page 32, and “Synchronization of Parallel Operations” on page 34 for background information on the massively parallel architecture of Teradata Database systems).