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Guru's Guide to SQL Server Architecture and Internals, The by Ken Henderson

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Managed Classes

SQLXML provides managed code classes that allow you to retrieve XML data from SQL Server (you can translate the data to XML on the server or at the client). These classes have analogues in the .NET Framework itself but are more geared toward SQLXML and exposing its unique functionality in managed code applications. The SQLXML classes reside in an assembly named Microsoft.Data.SqlXml, and, as with any managed code assembly, they can be accessed from apps written in any CLR-compliant language, including C#, VB.NET, Delphi.NET, and others.

The SqlXmlCommand, SqlXmlParameter, and SqlXmlAdapter classes are the key managed code classes in the SqlXml assembly. As I've mentioned, these are similar to their similarly named counterparts ...

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