16.20 - ACCOUNT = ‘account_string’ - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)
Last Update

Account to be charged for the space used by this database. If not specified, the account defaults to the default account of the immediate owner of the database.

When specifying an account string for a database, consider that a user session may default to the account_string specified for the database that owns the user if no other user or profile based account applies.

Each account_string must follow the standard Teradata Database naming rules. See Teradata Vantage™ SQL Fundamentals, B035-1141.