XML Data Type Variables and Columns
You can create columns and variables of the xml type and store XML instances in them. This section describes how to work with columns and variables of the xml type.
Describes how to create xml data type variables and columns, and how to assign defaults and specify constraints for these columns.
Describes how to modify tables that include columns of the xml data type.
Describes how to use xml data type columns to create views.
Describes how to create indexes on xml data type columns. This section includes information about the differences between primary and secondary indexes, and information about full-text indexing of xml data type columns.
Describes how to create computed columns from a column of xml type.
Describes the differences between typed and untyped XML.