15.00 - 15.10 - Definition of a Transaction - 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

A transaction is a logical unit of work and the unit of recovery. The requests nested within a transaction must either all happen or not happen at all. Transactions are atomic. A partial transaction cannot exist.