17.05 - ACCOUNT - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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

The 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.

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