Quick Start

Teradata® Software for Azure Installation and Administration Guide

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Cloud
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Teradata Software for Azure
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6.02
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Administration
Configuration
Installation
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B035-2810-128K
Steps More Information
Sign up for an Azure account. See https://azure.microsoft.com/ and click Start free.
Learn about resource groups. See Resource Groups.
Learn about availability sets. See Availability Sets.
Learn about VNets. See VNets.
Learn about network security groups. See Network Security Groups and Ports.
Learn about public IP addresses and private IP addresses. See Public IP Addresses and Connection Considerations.
Learn about the impact of geographic regions to your deployment. See Location and Time Zone Considerations and Special Regions.
Decide if you want temporary or persistent storage for your data. See Overview of Storage Types.
Learn about available Teradata products. See Supported Teradata Software for Azure.
Learn about software purchase options. You can purchase most Teradata software solutions by choosing either a Teradata® IntelliSphere™ software bundle or individual software components. See Teradata Software Purchase Options.
Learn about BYOL. If you are using your own license, see Bring Your Own License.
Decide how you will deploy Teradata Database and related software. To learn about the different methods of deploying Teradata Database and multiple other Teradata software products simultaneously, see Teradata Software Ecosystem Overview.

To learn about deploying some Teradata products one at a time, see Deploying Teradata Products Separately on Azure.

Learn about Azure service limits and increase them in advance of the time that you need them. See Azure Service Limits.
Learn about administrative tasks. Learn about how to avoid incurring charges, including Stop, Deallocate, or Delete Teradata Database VMs.
Learn about node failure recovery and changes you can make before a node failure occurs. See Node Failure Recovery.

Before a node failure occurs, you can set the VM to terminate instead of stopping. See Configuring the VM State for Node Failure Recovery.

Register for Teradata Customer Support.

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You can register for Teradata customer support at https://access.teradata.com. Within two business days after completing registration, you will receive email containing your Master Customer Record, site ID, user ID, and password. See Site IDs.
Learn about Teradata Community forums. The Teradata Community forum for Teradata Software for Azure offers community-driven support for all license tiers. See Links: Teradata Software for Azure.
Learn about how to use the Teradata Database and the associated software. See http://www.info.teradata.com for Teradata customer documentation. For example, see the Teradata® Viewpoint User Guide to learn how to monitor your Teradata Database.
1 License tiers: D/Developer, B/Base, A/Advanced, E/Enterprise