17.10 - Related Information - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Operators and User-Defined Functions

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)
  • For more information about the COMPRESS and DECOMPRESS phrases and ALC, see Teradata Vantage™ - Data Types and Literals, B035-1143.
  • For a detailed comparison between the Teradata-supplied compression functions and guidelines for choosing a compression function, see Teradata Vantage™ - Database Design, B035-1094.
  • See for http://zlib.net information about the compression algorithm used by LZCOMP.
  • To uncompress Unicode data that was compressed using LZCOMP, use the LZDECOMP function. See LZDECOMP.