15.10 - Preface - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Data Dictionary

Teradata Database
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User Guide
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English (United States)

This book contains information about Data Dictionary system views and columns. It also lists the source table columns for each view column. You can use Teradata Studio or Teradata Studio Express to list the Data Dictionary system views and tables and view details about each column. Download Teradata Studio Express from here: http://downloads.teradata.com/download.

Data Dictionary tables only change in major Teradata releases, but Data Dictionary views can change in minor releases. See DBS Tech Alert 2288 for information about changes to Data Dictionary views in maintenance or efix releases (available from Teradata@Your Service: http://tays.teradata.com/).