15.00 - 15.10 - Advantages of Storing User Data Using UNICODE - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Introduction to Teradata

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
15.00
15.10
Content Type
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-1091-151K
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-09-25

Unicode is a 16-bit encoding of virtually all characters in all current languages in the world. Teradata Database UNICODE server character set supports Unicode 4.1 and is designed eventually to store all character data on the server.

UNICODE may be used to store all characters from all single-byte and multibyte client character sets. User data stored as UNICODE can be shared among heterogeneous clients.