You can add a connection to a Teradata database using ThoughtSpot DataFlow.

Follow these steps:

  1. Click Connections in the top navigation bar.

  2. In the Connections interface, click Add connection in the top right corner.

  3. In the Create Connection interface, enter the Connection name, and select the Connection type.

  4. After you select the Teradata Connection type, the rest of the connection properties appear.

    See the Create connection screen for Teradata

    Create Teradata connection

    • Connection Properties
      Name your connection.
    • Connection type
      Choose the Teradata connection type.
    • Host
      Specify the hostname or the IP address of the Teradata system
      Mandatory field.
    • Port
      Specify the port associated to the Teradata system
      Mandatory field.
    • User
      Specify the user id that will be used to connect to the Teradata system. This user should have necessary privileges to access the data in the databases.
    • Password
      Specify the password for the User
      Mandatory field.
    • Version
      Specify the version of Teradata you are using
      Optional field.

    See Connection properties for details, defaults, and examples.

  5. Click Create connection.