17.00 - Creating ANSI System-Time Tables - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - ANSI Temporal Table Support

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
17.00
created_date
June 2020
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1186-170K

ANSI supports special CREATE TABLE and ALTER TABLE syntax for creating system-time tables. Creating temporal tables includes:

  • Defining the beginning and ending bound columns for the system-time period
  • Defining the SYSTEM_TIME derived period column
  • Enabling system versioning for the table