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Teradata Basics for Business Users by Tom Coffing, Leona Coffing

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Chapter 1 – The Teradata Fundamentals

“The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.”

-Mark Twain

What is Parallel Processing?

“After enlightenment, the laundry”

-Zen Proverb

Tera-Tom's Parallel Processing Wash and Dry

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“After parallel processing the laundry, enlightenment!”

-Teradata Zen Proverb

Two guys were having fun on a Saturday night when one said, “I've got to go and do my laundry.” The other said, “What?!” The man explained that if he went to the laundry mat the next morning, he would be lucky to get one machine and be there all day. But, if he went on Saturday night, he could get all the machines. ...

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