In August 2008, SQL Server 2008 became to last major database to support spatial data. Packed with the wisdom of past spatial database implementations, come and learn how this powerful yet easy to use feature of SQL Server makes using location data accessible and straightforward.
This session is part 1 of 2 and will serve as an introduction to spatial/location data. The follow-on session is Location-Enabling the Cloud – Spatial Data Support in SQL Azure
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