16.20 - Intermediate Aggregate Storage - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL External Routine Programming

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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Release Date
April 2020
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Programming Reference
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English (United States)

All aggregate and window aggregate UDFs require intermediate storage to combine data passed in during the various aggregation phases.

This topic describes how an aggregate UDF handles intermediate storage during each aggregation phase. To help illustrate what is required, the discussion uses code excerpts from a simple aggregate UDF that calculates the standard deviation. For the complete code example, see C Aggregate Function .