17.05 - DEFAULT DATABASE - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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

Default database established each time this user logs onto Vantage.

Name of a default database.
For information about naming database objects, see Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Fundamentals, B035-1141.
The default is the user name associated with the current session.
database_name need not be an existing database. However, Vantage returns an error when you try to create or reference an object within a nonexistent database.