17.05 - Usage Notes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.05
Release Date
January 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-175K
Language
English (United States)

SET SESSION COLLATION is not valid in 2PC sessions.

Character data is sorted in ascending order unless the DESC (descending) option is included in the SQL request.

Vantage converts data characters to their uppercase values for comparison and sorting operations unless the CASESPECIFIC option is included in the SQL request, or was defined at creation time for the column being queried. The results of CASESPECIFIC on sorted results is described in Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Manipulation Language, B035-1146.