All alphabetical characters in the input value are converted to uppercase in the output value.

Input can be a column reference or a string literal.

Column reference example:

derive type:single value:UPPER(MyName)

Output: All of the string values in the MyName column value are written to the new column in UPPER. 

String literal example:

derive type:single value:UPPER('Hello, World')

Output: The string HELLO, WORLD is written to the new column.

derive type:single value:UPPER(column_string)

ArgumentRequired?Data TypeDescription
column_stringYstringName of the column or string literal to be applied to the function

column_string

Name of the column or string constant to be converted.

Required?Data TypeExample Value
YesString literal or column referencemyColumn

Example - uppercase, lowercase, propercase functions