Maximum 18-Node System Configuration (36-Port Switches)
Teradata® Hardware Product Guide
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- Cabinets contain processing nodes and a VMS for Server Management.
- Cabinets can contain other nodes and servers.
- Scalable up to 18 nodes and servers in any combination.
- Two 36-port InfiniBand switches in cabinet 1 provide redundant InfiniBand networks (Network-0 and Network-1).
- Each processing node contains a dual-port InfiniBand adapter that connects to the InfiniBand switches in cabinet 1.
- Other nodes and servers may contain a dual-port InfiniBand adapter that connects to the InfiniBand switches in cabinet 1.
- If the system is included in a UDA environment, some ports on the InfiniBand switch are used for UDA connections. The number of ports needed depends on the UDA configuration. For more information, see the
Teradata® Unified Data Architecture InfiniBand and Server Management Configuration Guide.