Example: Converting string_expr to a NUMBER Data Type

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

The following query returns the result 1789.96:

SELECT TO_NUMBER ('1789.96', '9999.99');