Teradata Connector for Hadoop now available
The Teradata Connector for Hadoop (TDCH) is a map-reduce application that supports high-performance parallel bi-directional data movement between Teradata systems and various Hadoop ecosystem components.
The Teradata Connector for Hadoop (Command Line Edition) is freely available and provides the following capabilities:
o End-user tool with its own CLI (Command Line Interface).
o Designed and implemented for the Hadoop user audience.
o Provides a Java API, enabling integration by 3rd parties as part of of an end-user tool. Hadoop vendors such as Hortonworks, Cloudera, IBM and MapR use TDCH's Java API in their respective Sqoop implementations, which are distributed and supported by the Hadoop vendors themselves. There is a Java API document available upon request.
o Includes an installation script which setups up TDCH such that it can be launched remotely by Teradata Studio's Smart Loader for Hadoop and Teradata DataMover. For more information about these products see:
For more detailed information on the Teradata Connector for Hadoop, please see the attached Tutorial document as well as the README file in the appropriate TDCH download packages. The download packages are for use on commodity hardware. For Teradata Hadoop Appliance hardware, it will be distributed with the appliance. TDCH is supported by Teradata CS in certain situations where the user is a Teradata customer.
For more information about Hadoop Product Management (PM), Teradata employees can go to Teradata Connections Hadoop PM.