16.10 - Prerequisites - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Administration
Security
featnum
B035-1100-161K
  • You must use a supported LDAPv3-compliant directory. For a list of directories certified for use with Teradata Database, see Evaluating the System for Directory Management of Users.
  • Before proceeding with LDAP implementation, you should consider the directory options shown in Directory Management of Database Users.
  • Enable external authentication. See About External Authentication Controls.
  • If LDAP authenticated users log on through Unity, you must coordinate the configuration LDAP mechanism properties on Unity and connected Teradata Database systems. See Teradata Unity Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide for Customers (B035-2523) and Teradata Unity User Guide (B035-2520).