Overview

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Data Types and Literals

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

This section describes the DATE, TIME and TIMESTAMP formats. It also describes the default formats and the use of format phrases to control how headings and data appear on output, whether to an online user or to a printed report. Format phrases can also be used for converting or casting from one data type to another.