SQL Spatial Course
This course is designed to provide GIS or Database Administrators with an additional skill set that will further enhance their analysis skills within a spatial context.
With the advent of SQL2008 it is now possible to store object geometry within the SQLSERVER database. This provides greater possibilities with regards to spatial operations within a database environment. This course is designed to show how to use the SQL spatial commands to their full extent, create spatial queries and explore the possibilities of using the SQL geometry data type.
We recommend users that sign up for this course have a prior understanding of SQL, databases and basic GIS functionality.
Overview of the SQL server
Spatial data types and tables
Geometry Vs geography
Uploading, maintaining, deleting and restoring spatial data
Views (thematic, complex joins)
SQL spatial commands
Well known text
Well known binary
Union and aggregate unions
Minimum bounding rectangle
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