16.20.16.20 - 16.20 - Changes and Additions - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ Data Types and Literals

prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-162K
Date Description
March 2019
  • Clarified that the use of floating point data in Common C library functions can be inconsistent between different compilers and supporting libraries. See Operations on Floating Point Values.
  • Added the following information that was previously documented in Teradata Vantage™ SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates, B035-1145:
    • ARRAY/VARRAY Functions and Operators
    • Data Type Conversions
    • Data Type Conversion Functions
    • DateTime and Interval Functions and Expressions
    • LOB Functions
    • Period Functions and Operators
    • User-Defined Type Expressions/Methods
November 2017 Specified that hexadecimal character literals consist of 0 to 31000 hexadecimal digits. See Hexadecimal Character Literals.