What Is a Workload?

Teradata® Viewpoint User Guide

brand
Analytical Ecosystem
prodname
Teradata Viewpoint
Teradata Workload Management
vrm_release
16.20
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-2206-107K

A workload is a group of queries that share characteristics so that a set of workload management controls can be applied to the group. A workload has working values and defining characteristics that are evaluated during the classification phase of system management. Queries are assigned to workloads based on classification criteria and exceptions.