16.20 - Collecting Statistics on NUSIs Defined Using ALL and ORDER BY - 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)

When you use the ALL and ORDER BY keywords in a CREATE INDEX request, you should always collect statistics on the column on which the index is defined. This permits the Optimizer to more accurately compare the cost of using a NUSI-based access path with range or equality conditions on the sort key column.