Tag Archives: UDA

How Analytics Turns IoT Data into Dollars

October 19, 2015

The buzz around the term “Internet of Things” (IoT) amplifies with each passing day. It’s taking some time, however, for everyone to fully comprehend just how valuable this phenomenon has become for our world and our economy. Part of this has to do with the learning curve in understanding the sophisticated technologies and analytics involved.… Read More »

Take a Giant Step with Teradata QueryGrid

April 29, 2014

Teradata 15.0 has gotten tremendous interest from customers and the press because it enables SQL access to native JSON data. This heralds the end of the belief that data warehouses can’t handle unstructured data. But there’s an equally momentous innovation in this release called Teradata QueryGrid. What is Teradata QueryGrid? In Teradata’s Unified Data Architecture… Read More »

Teradata’s UDA is to Data as Prius is to Engines

November 12, 2013

I’ve been working in the analytics and database market for 12 years. One of the most interesting pieces of that journey has been seeing how the market is ever-shifting. Both the technology and business trends during these short 12 years have massively changed not only the tech landscape today, but also the future of evolution… Read More »

Anna Littick and the Unified Data Architecture — Part 2

October 16, 2013

Ring ring ringtone. Dan: “Hello. This is Dan at Teradata. How can I help you today?” Anna: “Hi Dan. It’s Anna Littick from Sunshine-Stores calling again. Can we finish our conversation?” Dan: “Oh yeah, hi Anna. Sure. Where did we leave off?” Anna: “Well, you remember our new CFO – Xavier Money — wants us… Read More »

Anna Littick and the Unified Data Architecture — Part 1

October 8, 2013

Ring ring ringtone. Dan: “Hello. This is Dan at Teradata. How can I help you today?” Anna: “Hi Dan. I’m Anna Littick at Sunshine-Stores in Dallas. I believe we swapped some emails and you said I should call you.” Dan: “Oh yeah. You’re the data scientist Ph.D that said you were a little confused by… Read More »

The Enterprise approach to interactive SQL on Hadoop data: Teradata SQL-H™

April 15, 2013

About one year ago, Teradata Aster launched a powerful new way of integrating a database with Hadoop. With Aster SQL-H™, users of the Teradata Aster Discovery Platform got the ability to issue SQL and SQL-MapReduce® queries directly on Hadoop data as if that data had been in Aster all along. This level of simplicity and performance… Read More »

Teradata and Informatica Data Integration Optimization

March 6, 2013

Teradata and Informatica created a joint offering to optimize data integration processes by leveraging the right platform for the right transformation job. The offering is based on the powerful Teradata analytical infrastructure called the Teradata Unified Data Architecture (UDA) (which includes Teradata, Teradata Aster, and Hadoop) with the combination of the Informatica PowerCenter Big Data… Read More »