Implementing SQL Server 2008 FILESTREAM functionality
May 27, 2009[From Search SQL Server]
The new FILESTREAM functionality in SQL Server 2008 lets you configure a varbinary(max) column so that the actual data is stored on the file system, rather than within the database. You can still query the column as you would a regular varbinary(max) column even though the data itself is stored externally.
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