If you've worked with Oracle for years and now find yourself the DBA for a Teradata Data Warehouse, you'll want to get productive as soon as possible.
You already have a good understanding of relational databases and SQL. You just need to learn the ins and outs of this new database. This session reviews the Teradata Database in Oracle terms. Basic architectural differences and the similarities between the two databases are discussed. Database setup and database structures are also covered. Armed with this comparison, you'll have the introductory information you'll need to get started with Teradata.

Key Points:

  • Understanding Oracle will give you a head start in learning Teradata.
  • There are some differences you will need to learn about the two databases.
  • You will be able to use your Oracle knowledge to understand Teradata.
Updated and re-recorded in June 2015.
Presenter: Dawn McCormick, Senior Database Consultant - Teradata Corporation
This course is offered by the Teradata Education Network. To enroll online, click the Training URL link below to go to the TEN site and Log in. If you're not a member click browse, select your region, and search on the Course Number. Or to enroll by phone, call the Enrollment Center at 1-937-242-4460. Note: You must be a member to register for a course.
Course number:22381
Training URL:http://www.teradata.com/t/ten/
Format:Recorded webcast
Credit hours:1.50