The class contains nonconfigurable information about the instance of SQL Server. These include system information and options that are set during Setup, such as the collation.
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)
This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.
To get object properties, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.
To set object properties, users must be a member of the sysadmin fixed server role.
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.