Overview - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine - 16.20

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Geospatial Data Types

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Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
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16.20
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Programming Reference
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B035-1181-162K

Geospatial NUSIs can be used by the Teradata Optimizer to speed access to geospatial data for queries that use single-table predicates and join predicates. For more information on Geospatial Indexes, see Geospatial Indexes.

The following geospatial methods can be used to form predicates:

Predicates that use the ST_Distance and ST_3DDistance methods have a slightly different form than those that use the other listed methods.