Tags : #sqlserver

01

Jul

Preview the new JDBC 4.2 for SQL Server Driver

From Data Platform Blog: Today we are pleased to announce availability of the Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the Microsoft JDBC 4.2 Driver for SQL Server! The driver provides robust data access to Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure SQL READ MORE

24

Jun

From Data Platform Blog: From Tiffany Wissner, Senior Director, Data Platform In the SQL Server CTP 2 blog, T.K. Ranga Rengarajan, CVP of SQL Server engineering, discussed bringing cloud first innovations to SQL Server 2016. This includes a rapid preview model READ MORE

24

Jun

From Data Platform Blog: Following the release of SQL Server 2016 CTP 2.0 last month, the SQL Server engineering team is excited to announce the immediate availability of CTP 2.1 release for download. The release includes improvements for three new READ MORE

24

Jun

Azure SQL Data Warehouse opens for Limited Public Preview
Azure SQL Data Warehouse opens for Limited Public Preview

From Data Platform Blog: By Tiffany Wissner, Senior Director, Data Platform At the Build conference in April, we announced Azure SQL Data Warehouse, our new enterprise-class elastic data warehouse-as-a-service. Today, we’re pleased to announce that Azure SQL Data Warehouse is READ MORE

10

Jun

From Data Platform Blog: Microsoft is committed to continuous innovation to make Azure the best cloud platform for running hyper-scale big data projects. This includes an existing Hadoop-as-a-service solution, Azure HDInsight, a hyper-scale repository for big data, Azure Data Lake, READ MORE

12

May

SQL Upgrade and Migration – on the road
SQL Upgrade and Migration – on the road

Next week I’ll be on the road delivering SQL Server Upgrade and Migration seminars. Are  joining in any of the following locations? Bring your questions! Registration is still open! Mountain View, CA May 19 Click Here to Register Chicago, IL READ MORE

12

May

Microsoft Ignite – Recap of Data Platform and BI sessions

Microsoft’s first Ignite conference is a fact, and it was AWESOME! Last week I (Dandy Weyn)  had the great opportunity of being at Ignite as a staffer to the Microsoft booth for both Data Platform and Business Intelligence. Our very READ MORE

09

May

SQLBAREMETAL is back!

This blog is just a quick announcement that SQLBaremetal Workshops are a fact, and content is being updated with the latest and greatest Since I will be doing a lot on SQLBaremetal moving forward, follow this link to the SQLBaremetal READ MORE

04

May

What’s new and coming in SQL Server 2016

Today at Ignite, Microsoft announced the soon to be released preview of SQL Server 2016.       That’ right – SQL Server v.Next has a name, it’s SQL Server 2016 I am very excited about the continuing announcements brought READ MORE

03

May

14 sessions recommendations to attend at Ignite

14 sessions I would recommend to anyone at Ignite. (for data platform and business analytics) I’ve been to a lot of conferences, so many that I can’t remember how many I’ve been at. Starting 14 years ago, I attended my READ MORE