NET Development for SQL Server

  • September 25, 2018 25 Sep'18

    SQL Server 2019 preview brings Hadoop, Spark and AI into DBMS

    A SQL Server 2019 preview brings Hadoop and Spark into the fold, positioning the database as an all-purpose data portal. Azure Cosmos DB also gets an update.

  • June 11, 2018 11 Jun'18

    Proposed Microsoft-GitHub buy confirms open source role in cloud

    The looming Microsoft-GitHub pairing confirms the company's rebirth as an open source friend. Data tools on the Azure cloud are part of the motivation.

  • March 21, 2018 21 Mar'18

    ObjectRocket launches Azure MongoDB service

    Count ObjectRocket among those pursuing Azure MongoDB deployments. This open source NoSQL database continues to find traction on the web and in the cloud.

  • November 21, 2017 21 Nov'17

    Microsoft Azure cloud database activity takes off at Connect();

    Microsoft Connect(); 2017 saw the addition of MariaDB and Cassandra to the Azure cloud database lineup. Also discussed: A set of Spark-based analytics services called Azure Databricks.

  • September 14, 2005 14 Sep'05

    Face-off: Oracle vs. SQL Server

    Two site editors square off on the topic of SQL Server versus Oracle, a debate with equally loud fans on either side of the issue.

  • February 09, 2005 09 Feb'05

    .NET tools to be bundled in next SQL Server

    After two decades with the same underlying technology, SQL Server is in need of a facelift, Microsoft says. At the Professional Developers Conference, Microsoft vice president Gordon Mangione revealed some early features of Yukon, the next version ...