16.20 - Example - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1145-162K

The following query:

SELECT name FROM customers WHERE REGEXP_SIMILAR(name, '(Mike B(i|y)rd)| (Michael B(i|y)rd)', 'c') = 1; 

returns the names from the customers table that match:

  • 'Mike Bird'
  • 'Mike Byrd'
  • 'Michael Bird'
  • 'Michael Byrd'

The matching is case sensitive.