PE and AMP are called Vprocs

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PE and AMP are called Vprocs



Hi,

Please can you advise for the below query.

1)PE and AMP are called Vprocs , is it complete Software component or Software and Hardware
combination ?

Regards,

Rishikesh
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Re: PE and AMP are called Vprocs

Vproc stands for virtual process. Its a software component.
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Re: PE and AMP are called Vprocs

Correction: vproc stands for "virtual processor". In the earliest versions of Teradata, PEs and AMPs were specialized hardware components, each containing a CPU, peripheral connections, and software loads. Now, they are strictly software entities.