The object represents a tree structure that contains SQL Server objects and their hierarchical relationships to each other.
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)
The object represents a SQL Server object that also references child and sibling SQL Server objects. The references to child and sibling objects are represented by DependencyTreeNode objects. The SQL Server objects that the object and DependencyTreeNode objects represent can be obtained using the property. The object can be navigated using the various properties such as FirstChild and NextSibling or by using the WalkDependencies method of the DependencyWalker object.
Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.