SMO utility classes perform specific tasks and are work independently of the SQL Server instance. SMO utility classes can be grouped according to their function:
The sections in this chapter describe these SMO utility classes and shows how to use them through programming examples.
There are three more SMO utility classes that are discussed in later chapters:
The examples in this section are all built using Visual Studio 2005. The examples need a reference to the following assemblies:
Additional assembly references will be given for examples in which the assemblies are required.