SET SESSION ACCOUNT SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.05 - SET SESSION ACCOUNT - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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

Dynamically changes your account or account priorities for the duration of a session or for one SQL request only.

ANSI Compliance

This statement is a Teradata extension to the ANSI SQL:2011 standard.

Although SET SESSION ACCOUNT is technically a DCL statement, Vantage treats it as a DDL statement for transaction semantics.

Required Privileges

There are no privileges required to execute a SET SESSION ACCOUNT request, however, the specified account must be assigned to the executing user.