Introduction to Data Dictionary | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - Introduction to Data Dictionary - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Data Dictionary

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

Teradata Vantage™ is our flagship analytic platform offering, which evolved from our industry-leading Teradata® Database. Until references in content are updated to reflect this change, the term Teradata Database is synonymous with Teradata Vantage.

This document contains information about Data Dictionary system views and columns. You can use Teradata Studio or Teradata Studio Express to list the Data Dictionary system views and view details about each column. For information about these tools and to download them:
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Data Dictionary tables only change in major Advanced SQL Engine releases, but Data Dictionary views can change in minor releases.