16.10 - Reducing the Number of Table Columns - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-1094-161K
Language
English (United States)

As the number and size of columns increases, the row size necessarily increases. A row cannot occupy more than one data block, so if a row exceeds the specified maximum data block size, Teradata Database returns an error message.