16.20 - Teradata Support for XML - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantageā„¢ XML Data Type

Product
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1140-162K
Language
English (United States)
Teradata Database provides the following support for storing and processing XML data:
  • An XML data type that allows you to store XML content in a compact binary form that preserves the information set of the XML document
  • Functions and methods on the XML type that support common XML operations like parsing, validation, transformation (XSLT) and Query (XPath and XQuery)
  • The XQuery query language for querying and transforming XML content
  • Stored procedures that allow you to publish the results of SQL queries in XML format
  • Shredding functionality that allows you to extract values from XML documents and use them to update database tables