SQL SERVER 2019 is released today. You can get started immediately with it by downloading appropriate version for your system.
Earlier Red Gate launched the industry’s first-ever report into the state of SQL Server monitoring. Recently they released Report for the year.
My primary task is to do consultation for SQL Server Performance Tuning. I always use Microsoft provided sample databases for my demonstrations.
Do you still use SQL Server Management Studio or do you use Azure Data Studio? I was recently asked during my recent Comprehensive Database Performance Health Check, Well, the answer is I am still using SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as I find it very comfortable and it still has many features which are not available in Azure Data Studio (ADS). I do not think that ADS is a replacement of SSMS. They are built for a totally different purpose for a different audience.
Many times, there are some strange requests which I heard from my clients. I try to help my client with the answers and write a blog so that others can find the answers easily. Let us learn about SQL Server Native Client today.
SQL Server 2017 has been released for a while. I have been using it for a while and it is a pretty stable release from Microsoft.