16.20 - Purpose - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Data Types and Literals

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

You can use data definition phrases in expressions to convert data to another type or modify data attributes.

When used to modify the attributes of returned values, the data description phrase immediately follows the column being modified.