16.10 - Advantages of Indexes - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Fundamentals

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1141-161K
Language
English (United States)

The intent of indexes is to lessen the time it takes to retrieve rows from a database. The faster the retrieval, the better.