Sql server 2005 contains features that constitute the biggest
change since the internal server rewrite of SQL Server 7. This is true
from both programmability and data model viewpoints. This chapter
describes SQL Server 2005 in terms of .NET programmability, SQL:1999
compliance, user-defined types (UDTs), and XML integration to present a
picture of holistic data storage, manipulation, and access.
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