16.20 - Computation - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-162K
Language
English (United States)

RANDOM uses the linear congruential algorithm and 48-bit integer arithmetic.

The algorithm works by generating a sequence of 48-bit integer values, Xi.