TERADATA UNIVERSITY NETWORK

A Teradata Learning Path for a New World of Data

STUDY TERADATA NOW. OWN THE FUTURE. A new world of data demands a new approach

Teradata University Network (TUN), part of the Teradata Education Network, is dedicated to training students to be breakthrough thinkers and doers; masters of the challenges presented by a new world of data. We provide a Teradata learning path--a combination of technical expertise and practical, hands-on training--with free access to resources and software to universities worldwide.
TUN by the Numbers 
5000+
faculty members
2500+
schools
100+
countries
10000s+
students
LOOKING FORWARD

The next generation of data analysts and scientists can improve Teradata skills

By offering students unique opportunities to study Teradata best practices, including free training for Teradata Certification and hands-on access to tools such as Teradata Database and SAS Visual Analytics on TUN, we train them to step into careers and deliver immediate value.

  • Feature List
UPGRADED SYSTEMS

Learn Teradata Database on upgraded systems with capacity for each participating student and faculty member to upload 3GB of data for use.

PARTNER POWER

TUN partners with Fuzzy Logix to enable big data algorithms in-database, providing students exposure to even more analytics power.

ACADEMIC OVERSIGHT

A dedicated board of practitioners and academics ensures university faculty have free access to tools that help future technologists and business leaders improve Teradata knowledge.

  • STRATEGIC GROWTH 

B-School Expansion

TUN continues to expand beyond MIS, Computer Science, and Marketing into business programs where analytics is introduced to all majors.

Pre-College Support

It’s never to early to introduce analytics; that’s why TUN supports high school students in big data clubs by helping them learn Teradata best practices.

On the Field 

We continue to expand our work in Sports Analytics to address interest in collegiate sports and working with the U.S. Olympic Committee.

Learning thru Competition

Our annual TUN Analytics Challenge and TUN Data Challenge let high school and university students to showcase their analytics talents.

  • B-School Expansion
  • Pre-College Support
  • On the Field 
  • Learning thru Competition

STUDENT COMPETITION | TUN ANALYTICS CHALLENGE Where academia and real world business meet

Students present business analytics research or application cases to business analytics professionals, then finalists present to peers and industry attendees. Winners are selected by judges and conference attendees via mobile voting. 
2019 Submissions
2018 ANALYTICS CHALLENGE WINNERS

Overall winner

Loyola University Chicago (Taxi v. Ride Share). David Faust, Katherine Fox, Grace Boos, Natalie Dusina, Samantha Schaller
2018 ANALYTICS CHALLENGE WINNERS

People’s choice

Concord Academy High School (Guns in Schools). Lucas Ewing and Haley Wixom (pictured), August Pokorak, Kenneth Lin, Quinn Meyerson
UNIVERSITY COMPETITION | TUN DATA CHALLENGE University and Graduate Level Students

For the 2019 TUN Data Challenge all student teams receive the same multiple data sets and questions from our non-profit partner, Hire Heroes USA. Each team will analyze the data and business questions and submit their findings and results.
2019 Challege Details 
2018 DATA CHALLENGE WINNERS

Overall winner

Washington University St. Louis. Ariel Tien, Songyi Wang, Di Ai, Xinyi Liu, Ziwei Liu. All student teams were given the same dataset and questions from our non-profit partner National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS).