16.20 - Result Value - 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

If you are accessing the Teradata Database through a proxy connection, CURRENT_USER returns the proxy user name. Otherwise, it functions exactly like the USER built-in function and returns the session user name. For more information, see USER.