Teradata Partners 2008

Teradata recently announced several new features at the annual Teradata Partners 'love-in' event in Las Vegas.The 'up to 30% performance improvements and 75 enhancements' constitute the lastest Teradata release - Teradata v13.The key new features are as follows:

  • Teradata virtual storage
  • ELT enhancements (not ETL - transforms are done in parallel inside the MPP database, remember?)
  • geospatial capabilities

The full blurb from Teradata's web site can be found here:http://www.teradata.com/t/page/184445/index.htmlAs ever, the devil is in the detail...more will follow when I've dug deeper.