Spatial Datatypes

  • Alastair Aitchison


Every variable, parameter, and column in a SQL Server table is defined as being of a particular datatype. The datatype determines the range of values that can be stored and the ways in which that data can be used. You are probably already familiar with many SQL Server datatypes, such as those listed in Table 3-1.


Spatial Data Geography Data Spatial Reference Open Geospatial Consortium Instance Method 
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