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Filestream access has just got simpler

SP1 of the .Net Framework 3.5 brought us a nice improvement in the usability of filestream data in managed code. Within the System.Data.SqlTypes namespace there is now a class called SqlFilestream. This makes it very easy to use filestream data as this...

SQL Server 2008 Filestream : Why?

Why would you want to use filestream in SQL Server 2008? The files you store using filestream in SQL Server 2008 are not accessible directly using the normal io methods.Instead you have to make a SQL call to get a pointer which you can then use with normal...