View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Data
May 8, 2015

Teradata creates hybrid big data database

Beyond columns and rows.

By

Teradata has enhanced the hybrid row and column capabilities for its database.

The enhancements will improve access to data stored on column tables that will lead to faster query performance to aid business decisions.

The hybrid row and column capabilities differ from most relational database management systems which typically store data tables in rows or columns.

Dan Harrington, EVP, consulting and support services, Teradata, said: "Teradata developed the industry’s-first hybrid row and column database and has now enhanced it, setting a new standard for database functionality."

"Teradata Database’s unmatched flexibility supports organisations grappling with massive volumes of data, more concurrent users, and increased demands for better intelligence. This new hybrid capability reduces the amount of data read in wide tables, while preserving pinpoint data access for real-time operational queries."

Capabilities allow for pinpointed single-row data retrieval which reduces the need for row scanning and also allows for data to be update within the row.

Content from our partners
The growing cybersecurity threats facing retailers
Cloud-based solutions will be key to rebuilding supply chains after global stress and disruption
How to integrate security into IT operations

Websites in our network
NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
I consent to New Statesman Media Group collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED
THANK YOU