3.01.01 - The node.IT.properties.json File - Teradata Database on VMware

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Teradata Database on VMware
Deployer 3.01.01
January 2018

The node.IT.properties.json file contains the specifications needed by the deployment executable file to install and configure a Teradata Database or Teradata Viewpoint VM.

Set the values in the node.IT.properties.json file for each Teradata Database on VMware deployment.

Unless otherwise indicated, all property settings are required.

Property Category Properties Description
VMware Host Details ESXiHost Name of the VMware host. For example: ESXiHost:esxhost01.corp.company.com
ESXi Datastore OS_Datastore ESXi datastore where this VM instance will reside. For example: esxhost01.datastore

This datastore is only used for the VM instances and for Teradata Database storage.

Ensure the value of ESXI Datastore does not match the pattern of the PDisk Datastore Match Criteria property in the common.IT.properties.json properties file. See the example in The common.IT.properties.json File.
VM Name vmName Name of the Teradata Database, Teradata Viewpoint, DSC, Teradata Ecosystem Manager, and Server Management.
  • vmName:TD-DBS
  • vmName:TD-VP
  • vmName:TD-DSC
  • vmName:TD-EM
  • vmName:TD-CMIC
Ethernet Network eth0 Use only static IP4 addresses.

If IPAddressSetting is dhcp, eth0 is not required.

VM Types to Deploy vmType Virtual machine type of the Teradata Database, Teradata Viewpoint, DSC, Teradata Ecosystem Manager, and Server Management image to deploy.
  • vmType:tpa for a database VM
  • vmType:vp for a Viewpoint VM
  • vmType:dsu for a DSC VM
  • vmType:em for an Ecosystem Manager VM
  • vmType:cmic for a Server Management VM
Template File Path Template Refer to one of the following for the Windows file path to the template location: