Teradata Communications Data Model (CDM)

A comprehensive customer view to capture, store, and analyze critical data.

Teradata Communications Data Model (CDM) represents enterprise data, data relationships, topic areas, and business rules to help define how different types of data relate to each other. This industry data model -- designed by Teradata with assistance from Teradata customers and communications industry experts -- works in conjunction with the Teradata Communication Analytic Schemas (CAS) in providing a rapid jump-start to launching your summary dashboard and detail analytics applications.

The CDM contains a base of strategic, high-value business information to support an organization’s growth and profitability objectives, and because it’s integrated and subject-oriented, provides the backbone for an organization’s decision-support, analytical, and information environment.

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Teradata Industry Analytic Schemas (iAS)

Industry Analytic Schemas (iAS) program datasheet - iAS is a portfolio of products which are business-driven, industry-focused sets of schemas designed to support and accelerate development of a client's analytic environment - these schemas contain predefined semantic / dimensional data models that allow a client to jumpstart the development of their access layer and BI components.


Communications Data Model (CDM)

This is a Sales Datasheet for the Teradata Communications Data Model (CDM), which is one of 10 Teradata Industry Data Models.


  • Teradata Industry Analytic Schemas (iAS)
  • Communications Data Model (CDM)