16.20 - Result Value - 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)

If you are accessing the Teradata Database through a proxy connection, CURRENT_USER returns the proxy user name. Otherwise, it functions exactly like the USER built-in function and returns the session user name. For more information, see USER.