15.00 - Decomposing Relations for an Inherently Parallel Database Environment - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

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

Decomposing Relations for an Inherently Parallel Database Environment

Because the Teradata architecture is inherently parallel and optimized for join performance, it suffers no performance deficits when dealing with a physical schema that has been mapped directly from a fully normalized logical design.

See the following topics for details:

  • “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
  • “Synchronization of Parallel Operations” on page 34