Database Journal
MS SQL Oracle DB2 Access MySQL PostgreSQL Sybase PHP SQL Etc SQL Scripts & Samples Tips Database Forum Rss Feed

» Database Journal Home
» Database Articles
» Database Tutorials
MS Access
SQL Scripts & Samples
» Database Forum
» Slideshows
Free Newsletters:

News Via RSS Feed

Rss Feed

Database Journal |DBA Support |SQLCourse |SQLCourse2

Featured Database Articles

Database News

Posted Sep 2, 2005

The Fundamentals of the SQL Server 2005 XML Datatype

By DatabaseJournal.com Staff

[From Developer.com]

Have you ever wanted flexibility in your SQL Server database without having to add additional tables? Do you store XML in your SQL Server 2000 database and yearn for an easier way to validate it against a XML Schema definition? If you're planning on upgrading to SQL Server 2005, you're in luck.

The world is moving to XML for many of its data storage needs, and SQL Sever 2005 has embraced XML in a big way. Alhough SQL Server 2000 always supported some form of XML, SQL Server 2005 ups the ante quite a bit. Microsoft has added the new XML datatype, along with a range of functions to manipulate it.

The article continues at http://www.developer.com/db/article.php/3531196

Database News Archives

Latest Forum Threads
Database News Forum
Topic By Replies Updated
Efficient SQL Server Indexing by Design lcole 0 April 30th, 12:38 PM
Mine Oracle Database, SQL Server and Other Databases with Monarch Data Pump Pro V10.5 lcole 0 April 30th, 12:37 PM
Oracle Database and Oracle Fusion Middleware for Private Social Network Application lcole 0 April 30th, 12:31 PM
Oracle Database Maintains a Stronghold in the DBMS Market lcole 0 April 30th, 12:30 PM