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SQL Server 2000: New Features Provide Unmatched Ease of Use and Scalability to Admins and Users

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SQL Server 2000 includes many new features that extend its capabilities as a high performance relational database system with a rich development environment. This article presents an overview of new product features including AWE support, new data types, new user-defined and built-in functions as well as enhancements in trigger functionality, indexing, collation, and property definition. The article then concentrates on XML support, covering XML data retrieval and manipulation, queries, and HTTP access. It concludes with a discussion of performance improvements in SQL Server 2000.

Carl Nolan

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what are features included/ comparision between sql server 2000, 2005 and 2008



Could anyone tell me the features comparision between sql server 2000, 2005 and 2008 in the table format like below.

sql server 2000   features |    Extra features added/supported in 2005 |   Extra features supported in 2008

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