Teradata Aster is an analytic platform that embeds MapReduce analytic processing with data stores.

  • Embedded MapReduce analytic processing and unique SQL-MapReduce® framework
  • Massively parallel data store for multistructured data
  • Intuitive tools and SQL-MapReduce libraries for rapid analytic development

Also, be sure to read The Data Blog, where the visionaries at Teradata Aster share their on big data and advanced analytics. For community support, please visit the Aster forum.

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Aster Connector for Informatica

Download the Aster Connector for Informatica 9.5. Additional information can be found in the README file.

Aster Client Tools

This package contains the Aster client tools.

Introduction to Teradata Aster Discovery Platform

The Teradata® Aster® Discovery Platform is the industry’s first next-generation, integrated discovery platform that provides powerful insights from big data.

Teradata Aster Discovery Platform Technology Overview

The growing importance of leveraging new sources of data and new types of analysis has led to the emergence of new technologies that can process non-relational data and perform deep analysis on that data.

Develop SQL MR function using AsterData Developer Express, part 2: develop SQL-MR function

Create SQL-Map-Reduce function using wizard

Develop SQL MR function using AsterData Developer Express, part 1: project setup

We will try to parse Apache access log right now and see how badly structured data can be trasfromed into SQL-like table. I suppose you did already install  Aster Developer Exress and ready to create your first Aster project.

Parsing Apache access log

Let's imagine the situation: we have a huge cluster of web servers and we need to collect and analyze web logs. We need to gather access logs from each server and upload them to our AsterData nCluster.

Introducing Aster Lens

Aster Lens is a new interactive Web application for Aster 5.10.  It allows Users to find, view, and share results from their nPathViz and cFilterViz functions.  It’s a quantum leap forward compared to the old way of visualizing where the answer set would provide you with a URL that you have to Copy/Paste into a Web browser.  This presentation will cover the basics on how to setup, configure and use Aster Lens.



Aster Analytics Beta

This package contains the Aster Analytics Beta Functions

Hands-on with Teradata Aster Express

The new Teradata Aster Express virtual images bring the powerful analytics of the Aster platform to any PC or workstation. 

Aster Database support in Teradata Studio Express 14.02

Teradata Studio Express 14.02 now supports Aster database connectivity. Teradata Studio Express is an information discovery tool for retrieving and displaying data from your Aster database systems. It can be run on multiple operating system platforms, such as Windows, Linux, and Mac OSX. It is built on top of the Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) which allows Teradata Studio Express to benefit from the many high quality Eclipse features available while focusing on value-add for the Aster database.