steveg's picture
Company:
Country:
Personal Website:
Day Job:
blog icon Recent Articles

Teradata has completed a major compiler conversion effort that should be completely transparent to customers, yet they are the main beneficiaries.  This article:

  • Provides some historical background and context,
  • Discusses the reasons we switched compilers,
  • Identifies certain behavioral changes that were unavoidable,
  • And, finally, answers a few technical questions related to the overall process.

The venerable IBM mainframe was the original client platform developed for the Teradata RDBMS via channel-attached connections way back in the 1980s. Although we now support a wide range of client platforms using network-attached connections, a significant segment of our customer base continues to use mainframe clients.

Have you ever experienced a Node Panic or Down Node?  Do you have Hot Standby Nodes (HSN's) in your configuration?  

If you answered 'YES' to any of these questions, read-on about how Teradata has introduced a new feature that may improve performance in these types of situations.

blog icon Recent Reference

steveg hasn't created any reference articles.