17.10 - Example: Implicit Type Conversion in Parameter Passing Operations - 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)

Consider the SQRT system function that computes the square root of an argument.

In the following statement, Vantage implicitly converts the character argument to a FLOAT type:

SELECT SQRT('13147688');