CREATE JOIN INDEX SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - CREATE JOIN INDEX - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-171K
Language
English (United States)

Creates a join index for one or multiple tables, optionally with aggregation.

ANSI Compliance

This statement is a Teradata extension to the ANSI SQL:2011 standard.

The ANSI SQL standard does not define DDL for creating indexes.

Other SQL dialects support similar non-ANSI standard statements with names such as the following:

  • CREATE MATERIALIZED VIEW

Required Privileges

You must have the following sets of privileges to create a join index:

  • CREATE TABLE on the database in which the join index is to be created.
  • DROP TABLE or INDEX on each of the covered tables or their containing databases.

Privileges Granted Automatically

Owners have implicit privileges on the join index. The following default privileges are granted automatically to the creator of a join index:

  • DROP TABLE
  • DUMP
  • INDEX
  • RESTORE
  • SELECT