Category: Features

Edinburgh SQL Server Usergroup Nov 2015 schedule – learn from #SQLSentry pros. #sqlpass

TweetHere is the exciting news for Edinburgh SQL Server usergroup (T: @sqlscot)for this November 2015 schedule. On 12th November we are inviting 2 professionals from SQL Sentry, John Martin (T: @sqlservermonkey) & Richard Douglas (T: @sqlrich). Full abstract and details…

“SQL Gulf #2” at Microsoft Dubai – September 5th 2015

TweetTo all Middle-eastern based data savvy professionals, here is the announcement about another biggest conference happening in Dubai on 05th September 2015. If you remember about SQL Gulf #1 event last year in Riyadh then no introduction is needed about this…

Features supported by the editions of SQL Server

TweetThere are certain instructions you need to be aware of features supported by different editions of SQL Server. Since the version 2012 (still applicable on 2014 & 2016 CTP2)  Microsoft has divided the number of specifications on editions perspective to accommodate unique…

SQL Server 2016: Concepts and architecture for Stretch Database

TweetThe new feature set within SQL Server 2016 (in CTP2.2 as of today), not just simple enhancements or easy features there will be a big changes to come as compared to previous releases. As there is a flood of information…

Interesting Read; All-In-One What’s new in Power BI

TweetIn the wake of recent General Availability announcement about Power BI here is an interesting post that sums-up all the features that you can avail from Power BI. All in One: What’s New in Power BI Desktop 2.0 GA  …

Power BI Desktop update

TweetAn updated version of Power BI Desktop is available for download now, this improved version includes an analytical creativity by adding color, fomatting control and images. SO get your existing Power BI replaced with this new version. Download Microsoft Power…

Visual Studio 2015 and whatnot…

TweetAn exciting news to Development world about Visual Studio 2015. Catch up all the excitement from Visual Studio 2015 release Event. If you have a MSDN subscription then all you can do is download the latest version of Visual Studio 2015…

SQL Server on Windows 2003 and SQL Server 2014 support

TweetNow is the time to get your plan straight to upgrade existing operating system platform to higher version, in specific to Windows 2003 version. Windows Server 2003 support is ending July 14, 2015. What does end of support mean for you?…