Profile: Teradata Corp (TDC.N)
11 Jul 2014
Teradata Corporation (Teradata), incorporated on March 27, 2007, is engaged in analytic data solutions, including integrated data warehousing, big data analytics and business applications. The Company’s data warehousing solutions are consisted of software, hardware, and related business consulting and support services. Its solutions integrate an organization’s departmental and enterprise-wide data about customers, financials and operations into a single integrated data warehouse. Its analytic technologies then transform that data into actionable information.
The Company serves customers across a range of industries globally ranging from small departmental and corporate implementations to data warehouses and marketing applications. Teradata operates from four main locations in the United States: Dayton, Ohio; Johns Creek (Atlanta), Georgia; Rancho Bernardo (San Diego), California; and Indianapolis, Indiana. In June 2012, the Company acquired eCircle.
The Company is a single-source provider of analytic data solutions with a fully integrated business that includes dedicated professionals and technologies. Its products are optimized and integrated specifically for data warehousing, big data analytics and business applications, including database and application software, hardware platform, and related consulting and support services.
The Company’s Teradata database software combined with massively parallel processing (MPP) hardware architecture provides support and manages a range of mixed workloads and data warehousing functions. Teradata database software delivers near real-time intelligence for its customers with capabilities and features, such as support of short-term operational and long-term strategic workloads (mixed workloads), the ability to handle thousands of concurrent queries from thousands of concurrent users, robust and simplified system management, high system availability, event monitoring, and easy integration into the enterprise. It also offers license subscriptions that provide its customers with when-and-if-available upgrades and enhancements to its database software.
For the hardware component of the Company’s solutions, Teradata integrates and optimizes open systems industry standard hardware components with its fault-tolerant BYNET MPP interconnect. It provides information technology (IT) spending within its existing customer base, by providing solutions from data marts, to data warehouses, to specialized analytical solutions and active data warehouses. Teradata’s purpose-built Platform Family allows customers to standardize on the Teradata database system.
The Company’s industry-specific logical data models (LDM) are designed as easy-to-follow blueprints for designing an integrated data warehouse that reflects business priorities tailored to the specific needs of a particular industry. In addition, its LDM provides a unified view across multiple common subject areas. Its LDMs are licensed to the customers as a key component of data warehousing solutions. It also offers subscriptions that provide its customers with when-and-if-available upgrades and enhancements to its LDM.
Teradata Aster MapReduce Platform is a purpose-built, integrated hardware and software solution for big data analytics is pre-configured to gain insights from volumes of new types of multi-structured data. It combines the Aster Database and Aster’s patented SQL-MapReduce framework with a fully-supported Teradata hardware platform. This solution provides a platform for analyzing new multi-structured data sources and data types, from social network data to Web log data, machine data, and more.
Teradata Applications and Tools offers a full suite of data access and management tools and applications to solve business problems. These tools and applications include: data mining, master data management, integrated marketing management, digital marketing, enterprise risk management, finance and performance management, demand and supply chain management, and profitability analytics. Teradata Integrated Analytics portfolio enables businesses to convert their traditional data warehouse into an analytic services environment to meet the challenges of multi-structured data analytics (or big data analytics), complex analytics, mobile business intelligence, social analytics, pervasive business intelligence, agile analytics, and the many demands driven by new and diverse data and analytics.
Teradata consultants services combine a patented methodology with hands-on experience to help its customers quickly recognize business value and minimize risk by using analytic data solutions. It employs skilled consultants who provide data warehousing business impact modeling, design, architecture, installation, implementation, and optimization consulting services, as well as enterprise analytics consulting, data management services, and managed services. Its customer support service offers both proactive and reactive services, including maintenance, monitoring, back up, and recovery services to allow customers to maximize availability and better leverage the value of their investments in data warehousing. Training services enhances the value of their investment, it also provides its customers with training for their employees and contractors who are responsible for the operation and/or use of their Teradata data warehouses and analytical applications.
The Company competes with IBM and Oracle.
10000 Innovation Drive
DAYTON OH 45342