BEGIN Function | SQL Date/Time Functions & Expressions | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - BEGIN - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Date and Time Functions and Expressions

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

Returns the beginning bound of a Period expression or a derived period.

Result Type

The result data type of the BEGIN function is same as the element type of the Period expression or the data type of the begin column if the argument is a derived period column. If the argument is NULL, the result is NULL.