musings and one liners

Teradata Product Strategy

I’ve had Teradata on the phone yesterday, maybe will talk about that later. For now, here’s what Curt Monash has to say about what he heard from them: Teradata’s future product strategy.

  • Single DBMS, capable of meeting all analytic needs while running in a single instance, usually running on …
  • … proprietary hardware …
  • … built from conservatively-chosen parts.

His update was all triggered by Teradata’s acquisition of Kickfire, which I entirely forgot to blog about.