16.20 - UTF16 Client Character Set Support - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ 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 UTF16 client character set is permanently enabled for use in Teradata Database.

The Teradata UTF16 client character set supports UTF16, one of the standard ways of encoding Unicode character data, based on the Unicode® standard. Each UTF16 character requires exactly 16 bits.