16.20 - About Deleting or Preserving Global Temporary and Volatile Table Contents - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Data Definition Language Detailed Topics

Product
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1184-162K
Language
English (United States)

This clause instructs Teradata Database whether to delete or preserve the contents of a global temporary or volatile table when a transaction completes.

DELETE is the default.

This option is valid for global temporary and volatile tables only.

Also see Global Temporary Tables and Volatile Tables.