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Teradata Active Data Warehouse

Teradata Corporation is a hardware and software vendor specializing in data warehousing and analytic applications. Teradata was formerly a division of NCR Corporation.

Teradata offers the ultimate in massive, parallell processing data warehouse innovation and business intelligence solutions.

Its product line includes:

Active Data Warehouse

The Active Data Warehouse is unique in its operations, with innovation distinct from other vendors. Instead of relying on exported logical dimensions of data to data marts to provide users with viewable logic, Teradata retains its logical view within the data warehouse, instead using a logical layer between the data warehouse and the user to transform data from relational to views more suited to user analytics.

The launch of Teradata® Warehouse 8.0, in 2005, was the first solution to deliver a single data warehouse that supports business intelligence capability from both traditional analytical applications and new operational analytical applications.

Teradate provide the only truly massively scalable data warehouse solution capable of supporting business intelligence applications.

It partners with BI solution vendors - Ab Initio, Ambeo, Ascential, Atanasoft, BEZ, Business Objects, Cognos, DecisionPoint Software, ETI, GoldenGate, Hyperion, Informatica, KXEN, Microsoft, MicroStrategy, Prescient, SAS, Siebel Systems and Ward Analytics.


Teradata and Microsoft

With Teradata offering the only massively scalable active data warehouse on the market, and Microsofts Performance Point Server 2007 now enahncing the desktop integration of BI solutions, the partnership heralds a major step forward in both infrastructure and applications.



Amongst its long list of prestigous recognitions, Teradata was:

  • Ranked in the 2008 Top 10 list of business intelligence providers in the Annual Consumer Goods Technology Reader's Choice - the ranking based on independently surveyed customer experience.
  • Lsted in Food Logistics magazine's FL100, an annual listing of the Top 100 technology suppliers to the food industry.
  • Named to Intelligent Enterprise magazine's list of "The Dozen" most influential IT providers in business intelligence in 2008.
  • Awared Cognos Global Technology Partner of the Year


Latest Version

The latest data warehouse release - Teradata 12.0 - includes advanced features such as:

  • High-performance parallel database technology
  • Cost-based optimizer
  • Mixed workload management tool
  • Full suite of data access and management tools
  • Sero-latency
  • In-database data mining software

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