Teradata Viewpoint is Teradata's strategic and innovative SOV (single operational view) into Teradata, Aster, and HDP Hadoop systems management and monitoring, the monitoring single operational view (SOV) for the Teradata Unified Data Architecture (UDA). Below are key links to recent updates.


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Teradata Alerts (CAM) 14.10 Release

This article describes what's new in the Teradata Alerts 14.10 release (also known internally as CAM). This release was made available on May 30th 2013.


The Teradata Alerts 14.10 release restructures the alert delivery type in the Viewpoint "Admin" -> "Alert Setup" portlet to make it more modular and introduces a new timeout setting feature for various delivery types.  The remainder of this article provides feature details for all the highlights of the Teradata Alerts 14.10 release.

Viewpoint Integration with Apache Ambari for Hadoop Monitoring

Teradata’s Unified Data Architecture is a powerful combination of Teradata, Aster, and Hadoop in a single platform.  Viewpoint has always provided monitoring and management of Teradata systems and launched support for monitoring of Aster in Viewpoint 14.01.  In order to complete Viewpoint’s monitoring of the different systems in Teradata’s Unified Data Architecture, Viewpoint 14.10 includes support for monitoring of Hadoop running in this architecture.

Teradata Viewpoint 14.10 Release

This article is the official release announcement of Teradata Viewpoint 14.10 with an effective release date of May 6th 2013. With new enhancements in Alerting, Workload Management and Monitoring areas, this release of Viewpoint 14.10 continues to expand its scope and provide ability to monitor Hadoop systems along with Aster and Teradata systems.

Introduction to Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata Viewpoint is a state-of-the-art web portal solution built as an SOV (Single Operational View) for the Teradata Ecosystem and Unified Data Architecture.

How to Support "Resizing" for Viewpoint Portlets

Teradata Viewpoint 14.01 introduces a wider, more flexible layout, which better utilizes space on wide screen monitors, and gives the user more flexibility in controlling how much information is being displayed.


Displaying Tabular Data using the DataGrid and BigNumbers Widget

The following tutorial is a guide on how to implement the Viewpoint DataGrid and BigNumbers Widget.  In this example we will show how these widgets were incorporated into the SkewedSessions Portlet.  The actual source code can be found in the SkewedSessions Portlet supplied in PDK version 14.01.


Upgrading a Viewpoint 14.00 Portlet to 14.01

A portlet developed for Viewpoint 14.0 will, for the most part, work correctly on Viewpoint 14.01. The most impactful change to consider will be to make your portlet support horizontal resizing, and to make any code changes to use the latest versions of jQuery and jQuery UI included with Viewpoint 14.01.


Teradata Viewpoint & Teradata Alerts User Guides

The Teradata Viewpoint User Guide provides information about how to use the Teradata Viewpoint portal and select portlet bundles. This user guide is essentially the content found in the Teradata Viewpoint on-line help offered in PDF format.

Teradata Data Lab User Guide

The Teradata Data Lab User Guide explains the concepts of data labs and provides an in-depth explanation of the associated Viewpoint portlets with this new Teradata product offering.

Teradata Viewpoint & Teradata Alerts Configuration Guides

The Teradata Viewpoint Configuration Guide is intended for Teradata Customer Services, Teradata Professional Services, and Customers for configuring and upgrading a Teradata Viewpoint instance. The Teradata Viewpoint Configuration Guide guide covers all aspects of installing, configuring, and enabling the Teradata Viewpoint solution.