17.10 - Data Conversion - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1143-171K
Language
English (United States)

You can use data definition phrases in expressions to convert data to another type or modify data attributes.

When used to modify the attributes of returned values, the data description phrase immediately follows the column being modified.