July 30, 2023

tTeradataFastLoadUtility – Docs for ESB 7.x


Executes a database query according to a strict order which must be the same as the
one in the schema.

tTeradataFastLoadUtility reads a database and extracts fields using
queries. The retrieve list of fields is then transferred to the next component, using a
connection flow (Main row).

tTeradataFastLoadUtility Standard properties

These properties are used to configure tTeradataFastLoadUtility running in the Standard Job framework.

The Standard
tTeradataFastLoadUtility component belongs to the Databases family.

The component in this framework is available in all Talend

Basic settings

Property type

Either Built-in or


Built-in: No property data stored


Repository: Select the repository
file in which the properties are stored. The fields that follow are
completed automatically using the data retrieved.

Execution platform

Select the Operating System type you use.


Host name or IP address of the database server.


Database name.

Username and

DB user authentication data.

To enter the password, click the […] button next to the
password field, and then in the pop-up dialog box enter the password between double quotes
and click OK to save the settings.


Name of the table to be written. Note that only one table can be
written at a time.

Schema and Edit

A schema is a row description. It defines the number of fields
(columns) to be processed and passed on to the next component. When you create a Spark
Job, avoid the reserved word line when naming the


Built-In: You create and store the schema locally for this component


Repository: You have already created the schema and stored it in the
Repository. You can reuse it in various projects and Job designs.


Click Edit
to make changes to the schema. If the current schema is of the Repository type, three options are available:

  • View schema: choose this
    option to view the schema only.

  • Change to built-in property:
    choose this option to change the schema to Built-in for local changes.

  • Update repository connection:
    choose this option to change the schema stored in the repository and decide whether
    to propagate the changes to all the Jobs upon completion. If you just want to
    propagate the changes to the current Job, you can select No upon completion and choose this schema metadata
    again in the Repository Content

Script generated folder

Browse your directory and select the destination of the file which
will be created.

Load file

Browse your directory and select the file from which you want to
load data.

Field separator

Character, string or regular expression to separate fields.

Error file

Browse your directory and select the destination of the file where
the error messages will be recorded.

Advanced settings

Define character set

Specify the character encoding you need use for your

Check point

Enter the check point value.

Error files

Enter the file name where the error messages are stored. By
default, the code ERRORFILES table_ERR1, table_ERR2 is
entered, meaning that the two tables table_ERR1
and table_ERR2 are used to record the error

Return fastload error

Select this check box to specify the exit code number to indicate
the point at which an error message should display in the


Enter the limit number of errors detected during the loading
phase. Processing stops when the limit is reached.

The default error limit value is 1000000.

For more information, see Teradata FastLoad Reference

tStatCatcher Statistics

Select this check box to collect log data at the component


Usage rule

This component offers the flexibility of the DB query and covers
all possible SQL queries.

Related scenario

Document get from Talend https://help.talend.com
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