Example

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
SELECT TRYCAST('-2.5' AS DECIMAL(5,2));

 *** Query completed. One row found. One column returned.
 *** Total elapsed time was 1 second.

TRYCAST('-2.5')
---------------
          -2.50