16.20 - Available Collation Sequences - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantageā„¢ NewSQL Engine International Character Set Support

prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Configuration
User Guide
featnum
B035-1125-162K

The collation sequence for MULTINATIONAL collation can be any one of the following:

  • Teradata Standard Multinational (a two-level comparison based on the Unicode collation standard).

    This is the initial default sequence for any user or session with [SESSION] COLLATION set to MULTINATIONAL.

    It can be altered using the macro CollAddStandard.

  • Norwegian Standard (based on the Norwegian collation sequence).
  • Swedish Standard (based on the Swedish collation sequence).
  • Any one of three predefined Japanese collations:
    • Katakana_Standard
    • Kanji5026_Standard
    • Kanji5035_Standard
  • A site-defined collation sequence.