16.10 - Related Topics - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Types and Literals

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-161K
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the performance and storage capacity savings benefits of value compression “Database-Level Considerations” in Database Design.
using COMPRESS when defining or modifying columns in a table “CREATE TABLE” and “ALTER TABLE” in SQL Data Definition Language.
Teradata compression and decompression functions SQL Functions, Operators, Expressions, and Predicates.
rules and restrictions for compressing column data “CREATE TABLE” in SQL Data Definition Language.
rules for creating compress and decompress UDFs
  • “CREATE TABLE” in SQL Data Definition Language.
  • “Defining Functions for Algorithmic Compression” in SQL External Routine Programming.
compression methods supported by Teradata Database and a comparison of the various methods “Reducing Space Usage with Data Compression” in Database Administration.