Microsoft said that Service Pack 2 for SQL Server 2012 will be released "later this year."
Yahoo announced that all data traveling through its datacenters will be encrypted in the early part of 2014.
Microsoft on Monday released public previews of Windows Server 2012 R2, SQL Server 2014 and System Center 2012 R2..
Microsoft unveiled SQL Server 2014 on Monday and said the new version is designed with "cloud-first principles."
CTP4 includes improved AlwaysOn Availability Group migration and better query capabilities over XML data.
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Minor fixes included in this second service pack for SQL Server 2008 R2.
Microsoft's most recent release of its Excel 2013 and SharePoint 2013 previews are designed to show off their BI capabilities.
Many TechEd Conference sessions can be accessed online.
Plus: Patch Tuesday provides the joy of RCE fixes,MySQL flaw classifies incorrect passwords as correct.
I've been playing with the new SQL Server Data Tools, and I'm impressed by the way Microsoft has gotten the product out for review and is improving it with user-requested functionality.
In the midst of my playing around with the new SQL Server Data Tools, the Visual Studio 2012 Release Candidate came out. So I thought I'd upgrade...
In-memory database comes from Starcounter, a Swedish company that announced the world's "fastest consistent database" thanks to patent-pending technology.
Microsoft released demos of both to get them in front of developers; already there's a wishlist of features from developers. Here's some of my initial thoughts and experiments with them.
LocalDB is making life easier for database developers working in the Visual Studio 11 IDE.