Numeric Data Types | Data Types and Literals | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - Numeric Data Types - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals

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

This section describes the numeric data types.

Each numeric type can be combined with a CHECK constraint when the data type is defined or modified.

The section also describes several usage considerations for the system default DECIMAL size definition.

With respect to FLOAT data types, this section covers some of the comparison and computation inaccuracies associated with floating point values.