3.0.1 - Introduction to Teradata IntelliCloud - Teradata IntelliCloud

Teradata® IntelliCloud™ Service Description: AWS

Teradata IntelliCloud
July 2019

Teradata Vantage™ is our flagship analytic platform offering, which evolved from our industry-leading Teradata® Database. Until references in content are updated to reflect this change, the term Teradata Database is synonymous with Teradata Vantage.

Delivered as a service, Teradata® IntelliCloud™ is a scalable, cloud-based offering that provides Vantage – a high performing analytic platform that enables advanced analytics at scale.

With flexible deployment options on Amazon Web Services (AWS), IntelliCloud is designed to deliver business benefits in the following areas:


IntelliCloud provides high-availability software in a cloud environment so customers can efficiently analyze their data.


Teradata monitors the customer environment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year; encrypts customer data in transit and at rest; and invests in third-party audits to meet the following international standards:
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  • International Standards Organization (ISO) 27001
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
  • Service Organization Control (SOC) 1 and 2


Teradata supports 99.9% service availability.


Teradata manages infrastructure-level tasks, including software patches, version upgrades, daily backups, user administration, performance reporting, and support ticket resolution.

Business Continuity

Teradata provides business continuity solutions to mitigate outages and trigger events. Disaster Recovery As-a-Service (DRaaS) provisions, configures, and restores data to a secondary Teradata system using Vantage software in an AWS environment.