UTF16 Client Character Set Support | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - UTF16 Client Character Set Support - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine International Character Set Support

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Configuration
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-1125-171K
Language
English (United States)

The UTF16 client character set is permanently enabled for use in Teradata Database.

The Teradata UTF16 client character set supports UTF16, one of the standard ways of encoding Unicode character data, based on the Unicode® standard. Each UTF16 character requires exactly 16 bits.