Databases


Microsoft Hits General Availability Status with Azure SQL Data Warehouse

Microsoft on Tuesday said that its Azure SQL Data Warehouse platform is now generally available.

SQL Server 2016 Officially Releases

After a comprehensive testing period, Microsoft's latest database platform has hit its general availability status.

Microsoft Announces SQL Server 2016 Coming June 1

SQL Server 2016 will be available starting June 1, Microsoft announced on Monday.

Connecting to an Azure SQL Database with PowerShell

Move a whole database into the cloud quickly by following this walkthrough.

SQL Server 2016 RC3 Out Now

Microsoft announced late last week that the final SQL Server 2016 release candidate is now available.

SQL Server Cumulative Update Patch Policy Gets Tweaked

The SQL Server engineering team provided some advice for IT when installing the cumulative updates.

SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 1 Released by Microsoft

SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate (RC) 1 is now available, nearly feature-complete, according to Microsoft.

Microsoft Announced SQL Server Is Coming to Linux

Microsoft this week announced that SQL Server 2016 database system will be landing on Linux.

Querying MySQL Databases with PowerShell

Save some time by automatically querying up data.

Internet Explorer, .NET Framework and SQL Server Versions Losing Support in 2016

Many Microsoft products will be losing "extended support" in the coming 12 months.

SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3 Released

Microsoft's SQL Server 202 is getting scalability, performance and diagnostics improvements with the arrival of the latest service pack.

SQL Server 2016 CTP 3 and Azure Data Lake Preview Announced

Microsoft on Wednesday announced a new CTP of SQL Server 2016, along with a preview of Azure Data Lake Store and Analytics services and a preview of Azure SQL Database In-Memory OLTP and Operational Analytics.

Microsoft Announces Big Data Service Azure Data Lake Store

Microsoft on Monday announced that Azure Data Lake Store, a new HDFS-compatible Hadoop File System data store, will be available later this year.

Row Level Security Comes to Microsoft's Cloud SQL Database

Microsoft announced that its SQL Database now supports row level security (RLS).

Preview of SQL Server 2016 Now Available

Microsoft released a preview of SQL Server 2016 on Wednesday.

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