Teradata Plug-in for Eclipse 15.00 now available
Teradata’s latest and greatest Eclipse offering has been released and is available in the Teradata Developer Exchange download section at Teradata Plug-in for Eclipse . The 15.00 release builds on the 14.10.01 offering by boasting increased functionality.
- Aster 6.0 Support
Added support for the Aster 6.0 Database and embedded the Aster 6.0 JDBC Driver.
- Aster Smart Loader, Table Load and Export Wizards
Smart Loader, Table Load and Table Export Wizards now support the Aster Database. Users can invoke the load and export wizards from the Data Source Explorer or the new Data Transfer Wizard.
- Aster Table Editor
The Teradata Studio Table Editor has added support for Aster tables. Users can invoke the Table Editor by selecting the table in the Data Source Explorer and choosing the Data>Edit Data option. The Table Editor supports paging and filtering of data for large tables.
- Teradata 15.00 Support
Added support for the Teradata 15.00 Database. This includes support for the 15.00 Teradata grammar in content assist, as well as support for JSON data types. Teradata Studio 15.00 has also embedded the Teradata 15.00 JDBC Driver.
- Aster Drop Action
Support for dropping of Aster objects has been added to the menu and toolbar actions.
- Hadoop Enhancements
Hadoop connections have been added to the list of Connection Profile Types and are now displayed in the Data Source Explorer, as well as Hadoop object details are displayed in the Object Viewer.
- Data Transfer Wizard
Teradata Studio 15.00 has added a Data Transfer Wizard that provides a single dialog for transfering data between Teradata, Aster, Hadoop, and the external file system. Users can use the Data Transfer Wizard to invoke the Smart Loader on Teradata or Aster Databases, load or export table data for Teradata or Aster Databases, and Copy table objects and data between Teradata Databases or Teradata and Hadoop.
- New Teradata Compare Object Wizard
A new Compare Object wizard is provided to compare a Teradata object with another like object in the same or a different Teradata Database. The DDL for the objects is displayed side by side in the Compare Editor with the differences highlighted. Toolbar buttons are provided to allow the user to move from one difference to another.
- New Teradata Copy Object Wizard
The new Copy Object Wizard allows users to copy Teradata Database objects from one Teradata system to another. The Copy Object Wizard is invoked by dragging one or more objects from the Data Source Explorer to the Transfer View or via the Data Transfer Wizard. The Copy Object Wizard provides filtering of columns and data when copying table objects.
- SQL Editor Enhancements
The SQL Editor has been enhanced to provide an Auto-commit toggle, Commit and Rollback toolbar options. This enhancement allows the user to manually manage the "commit" operation on their SQL statements. By default, the Auto-commit option is on. The user can toggle Auto-commit off and manually commit or rollback SQL statements to the database.
Another SQL Editor enhancement is the ability to link a SQL Editor window to a Result Set Viewer window. This allows the user to better manage multiple SQL Editors and Result Set Viewers.
- Disk Cache
Allows large objects, such as CLOBS, BLOBS, JSON, or large text data types to be cached on disk for Export, Load, and Editing.
- TPT Editor
The Teradat Plugin for Eclipse 15.00 includes a TPT Editor that provides smart editing of TPT scripts and JVF files. A new TPT Perspective is provided that presents a Navigator, Problem and Markers window, Script editor, and Outline view. A TPT parser is embedded to provide content assist when entering your TPT script. Script syntax coloring, error markers, and an outline view are also provided to help the user build their TPT and JVF scripts.
If you are new to the Eclipse world, there is an article to help you get up and running. Please refer to Getting Started with Teradata Plug-in for Eclipse. To ask questions or discuss issues, refer to the Teradata Studio Forum and post your question.
Online Help can be accessed within the plug-in in two ways:
- From the main menu: Help > Help Contents > Teradata Plug-in for Eclipse
- Context sensitive help: When a user is in a dialog, they can hit the F1 key to retrieve help text sensitive to where they are within the dialog.
Reference Documentation can be found on the download page or at: www.info.teradata.com
- Title: Teradata Studio, Studio Express, and Plug-in for Eclipse Release Definition Publication ID: B035-2040-014C
- Title: Teradata Studio, Studio Express, and Plug-in for Eclipse Installation Guide Publication ID: B035-2037-014K