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Kishore_1 208 posts Joined 03/10
03 May 2013
Session Pooling


A session pool is a whole bunch of sessions that are logged on to Teradata using the same logon string.


A session pool is started by a START POOL command and this command is initiated by the application.

Can anyone explain from what applications this command can be fired.I belive it cannot be done through bteq.

Also is any way to verify the session pool limit(max and min no. of sessions) for an application using session pooling ?




tomnolan 594 posts Joined 01/08
03 May 2013

START POOL is a mainframe TDP operator command. It is not initiated by an application.
For more information, refer to the Teradata Directory Program Reference, available at

Kishore_1 208 posts Joined 03/10
05 May 2013

Thanks for the info.
Correction: The reference manual reffered above is Teradata Director Program Reference

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