Maximum 18-Node System Configuration (36-Port Switches)

Teradata® Hardware Product Guide

brand
Hardware
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BAR Managed Servers
IntelliBase Platforms
IntelliFlex Platforms
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Product Guide
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B035-6200-068K


  • 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.