Example: Using FORMAT to Override Default Format - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine - 16.20

Teradata Vantage™ Data Types and Literals

prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-162K

Another example of overriding the column default and formatting the output:

SELECT salary (FORMAT '$$$,$$9.99')
FROM employee
WHERE empno = 10019 ;

The system returns:

    Salary
    ------
$28,600.00