Microsoft SQL Server 2005 XML
Advancements such as the native XML data type and XQuery help you seamlessly connect internal and external systems. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 supports relational and XML data natively, so you can store, manage, and analyze data in the format that best suits your needs.
Introduction to XQuery in Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Get an introduction to various features of XQuery implemented in SQL Server 2005 such as the FLWOR statement, operators in XQuery, if-then-else construct, XML constructors, built-in XQuery functions, type casting operators, and examples of how to use each of these features.