17.10 - Usage Notes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Geospatial Data Types

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

Vantage provides this method because it is in the SQL/MM Spatial standard, where it is defined to implement transform functionality that allows importing the ST_Geometry type to the server.

For best performance, use a constructor method instead of ST_WKTToSQL to construct an instance of ST_Geometry.