O'Reilly logo

Special Edition Using Microsoft by Don Jones

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 15. SQL Server Architecture

<feature><title>In This Chapter</title> </feature>

Technology Capabilities

SQL Server is a relational database management system, which means it deals with relational data as opposed to hierarchical data. Hierarchical data can usually be presented in a tree form, much like Explorer shows the files and folders on your computer’s hard disk. Exchange Server stores information in a hierarchical format, because each email message in your folder is a different size, and because different folders—such ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required