Required HASHDOB patch for Teradata masking - US614973 Patch Available


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CA Test Data Manager (Data Finder / Grid Tools)


We are masking Tera data application using Data maker. Like FDM we don't have HASHDOB masking function in data maker.

Can you guys please help us in getting similar function in data maker using any patch.


Release : 4.7

Component : CA Test Data Manager


The new HASHDOB function for Teradata, has been added in GTDataMakerPB-

Additional Information

Below are the steps to be followed to apply the patch and the post configuration
  1. Download the patch from the FTP site mentioned above.
  2. Extract the zip and copy the contents to Datamaker home directory (i.e C:\Program Files (x86)\Grid-Tools\GTDatamaker).
  3. Launch gtdatamaker executable as OS administrator,connect to the repository and connect to the source/target DB.
  4. Press Cntrl+Alt+M key combination to launch the Datamaker administrator logon wizard 
  6. Expand the Datamaker connection maintenance tree structure on the left pane and expand the Repository item as shown below.
  7. Select masking functions tree item which would show the supportedDatabases on the right side.
  8. Click on "TeraData" and then click on "Process" button at the right corner which would import the masking functions freshly.
  9. Confirmation message would appear as below on successful import.
  10. Close the administrator wizard.
  11. Generation of Transformation Maps would now show the new HashDOB function in the dropdown as shown in the screenshot below.
  12. GtSubset would now be able to generate Teradata scrambled data export scripts for the new HASHDOB function.