17.10 - Usage Notes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Geospatial Data Types

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1181-171K
Language
English (United States)

Vantage provides this method because it is in the SQL/MM Spatial standard, where it is defined to implement transform functionality that allows importing the ST_Geometry type to the server.

For best performance, use a constructor method instead of ST_WKBToSQL to construct an instance of ST_Geometry.