A Short Discussion On The ShortestLineTo() Method

In a recent post to the SQL Server Spatial Forum, the subject of finding the closest point from one geometry to another resurfaced. While this was a difficult problem with SQL Server 2008, the new “Denali” CTP has introduced a method, ShortestLineTo(), which provides a solution to this problem. Taking the geometries provided in the…

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New Spatial Features in SQL Server Code-Named “Denali” CTP1

  We have just released a white paper, New Spatial Features in SQL Server Code-Named “Denali” Community Technology Preview 1, as your definitive guide to the spatial improvements in this release of SQL Server. Of course, you can’t take advantage of the new spatial features without the new server. You can now download the new…

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