SAN DIEGO, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading analytic data solutions company, today announced the immediate worldwide shipment of the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance 2700, the industry's premier, high performing, enterprise-class data warehouse appliance. An integral part of the Teradata Unified Data Architecture ™ (UDA), the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance empowers organizations to react quicker to changing business conditions and speed ahead of their competition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120412/CL86658LOGO) Please follow this link to view the social media version of this news release on Teradata.com http://www.teradata.com/News-Releases/2013/Teradata-Unleashes-Power-of-Data-Warehouse-Appliance-to-Expand-Analytical-Horizons/ "Unlike other solutions that require lengthy and costly implementations, the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance 2700 was painless to deploy," said Bill Robinette, director, Data Warehousing, Penn National Gaming. "The challenges facing our organization require new and better insights into our consumers' behavior and preferences. The Teradata Appliance has the power to run the analytics to provide what we need." The Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance is a powerful, integrated system that can start running analytics within hours of delivery. To make it easier to extract value from data, the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance delivers up to two-times the performance and up to four-times higher data loading performance than the previous generation. Designed to optimize the Teradata Database, the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance enables organizations to grow and move toward using analytics as a key driver of profitable decisions. "There is a perception that appliances are not enterprise-ready. However the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance product line drives strategic intelligence and advanced analytics for some of the world's largest enterprises," said Ed White, general manager, Teradata Appliances. "The scalable Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance 2700 extends the enterprise capabilities by enhancing workload management so organizations can easily manage multiple applications. On one Teradata appliance, organizations can meet the demanding service level agreements for many different groups." All Teradata platforms are easy-to-deploy and built to be best-in-class for reliability, availability, and serviceability with high quality enterprise-class components. And all our systems run the award winning Teradata Database, widely recognized as the best database for data warehousing.