nPath Range-Matching Example | Teradata Vantage - 17.05 - nPath Range-Matching Example: Use OVERLAPPING Mode - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine Analytic Functions

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
17.00
17.05
created_date
June 2020
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1206-170K

Input

The input table is aggregate_clicks, from LAG and LEAD Expressions Example: No Alias for Input Query.

SQL-MapReduce Call

SELECT * FROM nPath (
  ON aggregate_clicks PARTITION BY sessionid ORDER BY clicktime
  USING
  Mode (OVERLAPPING)
  Pattern ('A.A')
  Symbols (TRUE AS A)
  Result (
    FIRST (sessionid OF A) AS sessionid,
    ACCUMULATE (pagetype OF A) AS path
  )
) AS dt ORDER BY dt.sessionid;

nPath Range-Matching Example Output

sessionid path
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [checkout, home]
1 [page1, checkout]
1 [home1, page1]
1 [home, home1]
1 [home, home]
1 [home, home]
1 [page1, home]
1 [home1, page1]
1 [home, home1]
1 [page1, home]
1 [home1, page1]
1 [home, home1]
2 [home, home]
2 [checkout, home]
2 [checkout, checkout]
... ...