TD_ConvertTo Function | ConvertTo | Teradata Vantage - TD_ConvertTo - Analytics Database

Database Analytic Functions

Deployment
VantageCloud
VantageCore
Edition
Enterprise
IntelliFlex
VMware
Product
Analytics Database
Release Number
17.20
Published
June 2022
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2024-04-06
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Product Category
Teradata Vantageā„¢

TD_ConvertTo converts the specified input table columns to specified data types to ensure that the data in the specified columns is in the correct format for efficient data processing. This function performs a conversion operation on the specified columns of an input table. This operation enables the user to convert the input table columns to the desired data types, allowing for consistency and compatibility with downstream operations.

TD_ConvertTo follows this process:
  1. Select the column for which you want to alter the data type.
  2. Use TD_ConvertTo to convert the data in the selected input table column into a specific data type.