Platform Summary: IntelliBase 2.0

Teradata® Hardware Product Guide

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Hardware
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BAR Managed Servers
IntelliBase Platforms
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Product Guide
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B035-6200-068K
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Feature Description
Base Cabinet
  • Up to 16 nodes, or up to 18 nodes without infrastructure (depending on the power)
  • Server Management switches
  • InfiniBand network switches
  • Two system VMSs
  • Power hardware
  • KMM
  • [Optional] Ethernet switches
Expansion Cabinet
  • Up to 16 nodes, or up to 18 nodes without infrastructure (depending on the power)
  • Server Management switches
  • InfiniBand network switches
  • One cabinet VMS
  • Power hardware
  • [Optional] Ethernet switches
Teradata Capacity Node Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 12-core 5118 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2400/2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twelve 8 TB 3.5" 7.2K rpm HDD drives for data storage (one is used as GHS drive)
    Drive sizes cannot be mixed in the node.
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 11 SP3 OS
Teradata Performance Node Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twenty-four 2.4 TB SAS 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage (two are used as GHS drives.
  • Two 2.4 TB SAS 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 11 SP3 OS
Teradata Data Node Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twenty-four 2.4 TB SAS 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 11 SP3 OS
Hadoop Master Node

Hadoop Edge Node (Type 1)

Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Master Node: Six 2.4 TB 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Edge Node: Six to twenty-four 2.4 TB 12 Gbps SAS 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND OS
Hadoop Performance Data Node Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twenty-four 2.4 TB 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND OS
Hadoop Balanced Data Node

Hadoop Balanced Edge Node (Type 3)

Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twelve 8 TB 3.5" 7.2K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND OS
Hadoop Capacity Data Node

Hadoop Capacity Edge Node (Type 2)

Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 12-core 5118 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2400/2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • 256 GB or 512 GB memory for Co-residence only
  • Twelve 8 TB 3.5" 7.2K rpm HDD drives for data storage
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND OS
Channel Server Dell R740xd:
  • Two 2.3 GHz 18-core 6140 processors
  • 384 GB, 768 GB, 1152 GB or 1.5 TB memory using 2667 MHz LRDIMMs
  • Six to twenty-four 2.4 TB 2.5" 10K rpm HDD drives for data storage
    Data drive sizes cannot be mixed in the node.
  • Two 2.4 TB 2.5" HDD drives for OS
  • Four ports of on-board Ethernet connectivity, including two 10 GbE ports and two 1 GbE ports
  • SLES 11 SP3 OS
Teradata Multipurpose Server (TMS) Dell R740xd used for solution offerings that are peripheral to Teradata processing:
  • Can be connected to the BYNET
  • Adapter slots:
    • Three PCIe Gen 2 expansion slots, low profile (slots 1, 2, and 3)
    • Three PCIe Gen 2 expansion slots, full-height (slots 4, 5, and 6)

If sufficient InfiniBand switch ports are available, the server can also be connected to the InfiniBand switches.

Hadoop Appliance 5 Nodes All Hadoop Appliance 5 nodes
Hadoop Appliance 6 Nodes All Hadoop Appliance 6 nodes
Aster Appliance 5 Nodes All Aster Appliance 5 Nodes
Co-residence This release of IntelliBase (Release 2) may co-reside with the initial release of IntelliBase, and the Hadoop Appliance 6 and Hadoop Appliance 5 platforms.
There is no upgrade path to IntelliBase Release 2 from Hadoop Appliance 5, Hadoop Appliance 6 or Aster Appliance 5.
680 Platform Teradata Data Mart Appliance Maximum of one optional 680 system in a base cabinet:
  • One Teradata processing node
  • One disk array
  • [Optional] Channel server

The number and location of optional components in a base cabinet depends on the type of power used (ABCD).

2800 Platform Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance Maximum of one optional 2800 system (2+0 clique or 4+0 clique) in a base cabinet:
  • A 2+0 clique consists of:
    • Two Teradata processing nodes
    • One disk array
  • A 4+0 clique consists of:
    • Four Teradata processing nodes
    • Two disk arrays
  • [Optional] Channel server

The number and location of optional components in a base cabinet depends on the type of power used (ABCD).

2850 Platform Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance Maximum of one optional 2850 system (2+0 clique or 4+0 clique) in a base cabinet:
  • A 2+0 clique consists of:
    • Two Teradata processing nodes
    • One disk array
  • A 4+0 clique consists of:
    • Four Teradata processing nodes
    • Two disk arrays
  • [Optional] Channel server

The number and location of optional components in a base cabinet depends on the type of power used (ABCD).

Server Management Switches Each cabinet contains two Dell X1052 48-port 1 Gb Ethernet switches for connecting nodes, servers, 680 disk arrays, 2800 or 2850 disk arrays, and Lenovo G8272 switches to the server management network.
Customer LAN Switch [Optional] Lenovo G8272R 48-port (48 10 Gb SFP+ and 6 x 40 Gb) Ethernet switches for connecting nodes to the customer network. Server management monitors and manages the switch.
SAS High Performance Analytics (HPA) Worker Node Dell R720, R730, or R730xd server configured for SAS HPA in-memory software.
SAS Worker Node Dell R740xd server configured for SAS HPA or SAS Viya in-memory software.
BAR Hardware See 9400 Cabinet for information about using BAR hardware.
BYNET® Interconnect Redundant BYNET switches using BYNET InfiniBand for Teradata processing node and channel server communication. Available in Base and Expansion cabinets.
  • Minimum cluster of two nodes (unless a Dev 1 node system)
  • Maximum of two cabinets in a cluster
  • Up to 16 nodes per cabinet (up to 18 without infrastructure)
  • Nodes connect to 36-port switches in base or expansion cabinets
Adapters InfiniBand network adapters:
  • Mellanox Dual IB (ConnectX-3 or ConnectX-5)
Communications adapters:
  • Intel I350-T4 quad 1 Gb PCIe2 copper adapter in processing nodes or TMSs
  • Intel X540-T2 dual-port 10 Gb 10GBase-T PCIe2 adapter in processing nodes or TMSs
  • X710-DA2 dual 10Gb PCIe 3.0 Ethernet adapter in Intel processing nodes
  • X710-DA4 quad 10Gb PCIe 3.0 Ethernet adapter in Intel processing nodes
  • XXV710-DA2 dual 25Gb PCIe 3.0 Ethernet adapter in Intel processing nodes
  • Luminex FICON, PCIe, FC, FICON-L, LP12000, FICTER-1-DPLW-02 for Channel servers
  • QLogic QLE-2564, 8 Gb, 4-port, Fiber Channel
  • QLogic QLE-2694, 16 Gb, 4-port, Fiber Channel
  • No PCIe slot limitations
Cable Modes Teradata systems are shipped with multi-mode fiber (MMF) connections for the 10Gb Ethernet optical interface into all servers. Single-mode fiber (SMF) connections are not supported.
Virtualized Management Servers (VMSs) Two VMSs configured on an Intel R1208WFT chassis. A VMS can host the following Virtual Machines (VMs):
  • CMIC
  • SWS.
  • Viewpoint
Any remaining resources on the VMS are reserved for future use/expansion. Additional Guest VMs should not be added to the VMS.

A VMS consists of:

  • Two 2.1 GHz, eight-core, 11 MB cache, Xeon Silver 4110 processors, dual socket
  • 512 GB memory using 8 x 64 GB LRDIMMs, 2666 MHz DDR4
  • Two 1.8 TB HDD drives for OS
  • Up to six 1.8 TB HDD drives data
  • Two OCP Modules (Bundled): OCP X557-T2 Dual port 10GbE (RJ45)
  • Two on-board 1/10 GbE copper (SM) adapters
  • Onboard connectivity to server management network
  • Onboard or adapter connectivity to customer network
  • SLES 11
Server Management Web (SMWeb) Services 12.08 or later and ServiceConnect are required.
Enterprise Service Workstation (SWS) Dell R740xd that hosts the SWS dedicated to system servicing and maintenance. Systems with more than 128 nodes require dedicated Enterprise SWS hardware (rather than a VMS with an SWS virtual machine). For systems that use dedicated Enterprise SWS hardware, the SWS hardware resides in a Teradata 9400 Cabinet.
  • Adapter connection to server management network
  • SLES 11 SP1
Enterprise Viewpoint Server Dell R740xd server that hosts the Viewpoint portal containing portlets for customer management of the system database. Systems that have more than 128 nodes require dedicated enterprise Viewpoint hardware (rather than a VMS with a Viewpoint virtual machine).
  • Adapter connection to server management network
  • SLES 11 SP1
Keyboard, Monitor, Mouse (KMM) Console The KMM resides in the base processing/storage cabinet and has VGA and USB connections to the VMS.
AC Power Subsystem
  • Four zero U PDUs, two on each inside rear panel of the cabinet.
  • Two or four AC feeder boxes on each inside rear panel of the cabinet. Power types ABCD.
Operating System
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND
  • SLES 12 SP2-STND

Depending on node type, as noted under each node type description.

Teradata Database
  • Release 15.10 or later
  • Release 16.10 or later
Contact your Teradata representative to confirm the exact version of Teradata Database and PDE packages required for this platform.
Hadoop Distribution
  • HDP 2.6.x or later
  • CDH 5.14 or later