I'm new to Teradata Database - where should i start?

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I'm new to Teradata Database - where should i start?

Hi All,

I'm new into teradata database. I have download the installer and install it on my laptop. I want to create a new database into my laptop for testing purposes. What/where utility should i use to create a new database?

2. A user reported to me that they have some blocking processes and other jobs can't continue working. Please find below some of my questions:

a. What is the tool i can use to verify the processes?
b. What is the select statement needed in order to identify the blocking process?
c. how to kill the blocking process?

3. Is there any Teradata Video Tutorial i can watch in order for me to understand the teradata architecture?

Thank you,
FE