16.20 - Combining Multivalue, Algorithmic, and Block-Level Compression - 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)

You can combine multivalue compression, algorithmic compression, and block-level compression for the same table to achieve better compression. However, as a general rule you should not use algorithmic compression with block-level compression because of the possibility of a negative performance impact for other workloads.