16.20 - Overview - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Geospatial Data Types

Product
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1181-162K
Language
English (United States)

Geospatial NUSIs can be used by the Teradata Optimizer to speed access to geospatial data for queries that use single-table predicates and join predicates. For more information on Geospatial Indexes, see Geospatial Indexes.

The following geospatial methods can be used to form predicates:

Predicates that use the ST_Distance and ST_3DDistance methods have a slightly different form than those that use the other listed methods.