Introduction to the Teradata Database
This chapter describes the initial objects on a newly installed Teradata Database
system. This book assumes software installation and resource configuration
have been completed. It also assumes that the proper installation scripts have
been run and all initial set up has been performed.
Topics discussed include:
• An overview of the Teradata Database
         – Owners, parents, and children
         – Creating versus owning objects in the hierarchy
         – Deleting and dropping objects in the hierarchy
• Database privileges
         – Ownership versus creator privileges
         – Explicit and implicit privileges
• Changing the hierarchy with GIVE