Saturday, October 15, 2011

SQL Server Code Name "Denali" is Officially SQL Server 2012

It's official! SQL Server Code Name "Denali" is Officially SQL Server 2012. Release Candidate 0 (RC0) will be available at the end of the year, with the RTM version available the first half of next year. Microsoft MVP Dan English gives us the scoop on his blog.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Comparison of SQL Server 2008 R2 Features by Edition

Feature comarison of SQL 2008 R2 by Edition.  I am comaring only the Datacenter, Enterprise, Standard and Express Editions.

Sunday, October 9, 2011

SQL Server 2008 SP3 Now Available

Find the SQL Server 2008 SP3 download here.  MSDN discussion on their blog site here
One of the fixes is for the installation setup package - about time!  I have blogged on many install issues related to SQL 2008 and SQL 2008 R2.  I'm hoping a similar service pack will follow shortly for SQL 2008 R2.