Taking SQL Server into the World of Spatial Data Management

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SQL Server and SQL Azure are providing extensive support for two-dimensional spatial data processing. This presentation is providing a short introduction to the world of spatial data processing. It will talk about use cases and how SQL’s Spatial technology helps solve the common spatial questions such as where are the nearest restaurants, and it will discuss the difference between planar and geodetic Spatial data and requirements. Finally it will present the new spatial capabilities introduced in SQL Server 2012 and talk about how to utilize Spatial indices to provide performing spatial queries. #TEDBI324
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