XQuery for the Non-Expert – Query

Follow the rest of this series at the XQuery for the Non-Expert – X-Query Resources introduction post. In the last post, I discussed the nodes() method in my XQuery for the Non-Expert series.  With this next post, we’ll be looking into the query() method. The main use for the query() method is to retrieve child … Continue reading XQuery for the Non-Expert – Query

XQuery for the Non-Expert – Nodes

Follow the rest of this series at the XQuery for the Non-Expert – X-Query Resources introduction post. In the last post, I discussed XMLNAMESPACES in the XQuery for the Non-Expert series.  With this post, we’ll be looking into the nodes() method. Where XMLNAMESPACES is the map through the XML document, the nodes() method is the … Continue reading XQuery for the Non-Expert – Nodes

XQuery for the Non-Expert – XMLNAMESPACE

Follow the rest of this series at the XQuery for the Non-Expert – X-Query Resources introduction post. Let’s talk about XMLNAMESPACE.  Are you excited?  Does your skin crawl with excitement – or rather unease at the thought of leveraging this T-SQL clause? The goal here is to make XQuery and it’s functions and clauses easier … Continue reading XQuery for the Non-Expert – XMLNAMESPACE

XQuery for the Non-Expert – Terminology

Follow the rest of this series at the XQuery for the Non-Expert – X-Query Resources introduction post. It’s time for a new series to blog posts – XQuery for the Non-Expert.  The purpose for these posts will be to provide a foundation for using XQuery against XML. Myself, I am not an XQuery expert.  These … Continue reading XQuery for the Non-Expert – Terminology