16.20 - Character Strings and Server Character Sets - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

When comparing character strings, data characters must have the same server character set. If they do not, then the system translates them using the implicit translation rules described in "Implicit Character-to-Character Conversion" in Teradata Vantage™ Data Types and Literals, B035-1143.