SHIFTLEFT Function Example | Teradata Vantage - Example: Querying with the SHIFTLEFT Function - Analytics Database - Teradata Vantage

SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

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VantageCloud
VantageCore
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Enterprise
IntelliFlex
VMware
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Analytics Database
Teradata Vantage
Release Number
17.20
Published
June 2022
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English (United States)
Last Update
2024-01-12
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In the following query, the input argument 3 has a data type of BYTEINT and a binary representation of 00000011. When this value is shifted left by two bits, the result in binary is 00001100. This value translates to a BYTEINT value of 12, which is the result returned by the query.

   SELECT SHIFTLEFT(3,2);