17.10 - Example - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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July 2021
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Programming Reference
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English (United States)

In the following example, a TIMESTAMP(6) literal is cast as PERIOD(DATE). The result beginning element is set to the date portion of the source value. The result ending element is set to result beginning bound plus INTERVAL '1' DAY.

SELECT CAST(TIMESTAMP '2005-02-03 12:12:12.340000' AS PERIOD(DATE));

The following is returned:

('2005-02-03', '2005-02-04')