Category Archives: SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2016 Wahnsinn bei der //Connect();–Enterprise Feature auch in Standard, Web, Express und Local DB

  Wahnsinn – viel mehr fällt mir zu den heutigen Ankündigungen in der Keynote der //Connect(); Konferenz nicht mehr ein. Sehr sehr viele Ankündigungen aus dem .NET und Developer Umfeld ABER die Highlights für mich waren sicherlich die Ankündigungen aus … Continue reading

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Power BI and SSRS Technical Preview–Report Actions in the Portal

Power BI and SSRS got real friends with the release of the first technical preview of on-premises Power BI report rendering. In my previous posts I explained 1) how to get access to the preview and 2) what’s behind the … Continue reading

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Power BI and SSRS Technical Preview–A closer look

In yesterday’s post I guided you through the process of how YOU can have a closer look at the technical preview of on-premises Power BI reports rendered in SSRS scope. Today I will have a closer look what can be … Continue reading

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Where and How to start with SQL Server 2016?

SQL Server 2016 RTM was released in June 2016 and there are many, many new features you definitely should have a look at.. If you want to learn SQL Server 2016 with guided tutorials, Microsoft published some tutorials for SSAS, … Continue reading

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Connectivity Driver Updates (JDBC, PHP and ODBC) for SQL Server 2016

Update 2016-07-27: Microsoft announced updates for two three major connectivity drivers for SQL Server: Update 2016-07-29: It looks like the ODBC 13.1 driver is not available any more. Update 2016-08-03: ODBC 13.1 is available (again)! JDBC Driver 6.0 for SQL … Continue reading

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SQL Server 2016 – Cumulative Update #1

Das erste kumulative Update (CU1) für den SQL Server 2016 ist verfügbar. Es enthält insgesamt 171 Fixes für insgesamt rund 40 verschiedene Teilbereiche. Informationen zum SQL Server 2016 CU 1: support.microsoft.com: Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2016 sqlmag.com: SQL … Continue reading

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SQL Server News/Annoucment Wrap-up June/July 2016

Everything is getting faster and this also includes the development cadence of SQL Server and it’s surrounding tools. With the announcement of a monthly cadence of SQL Server Client tools ([1], [2]) we can expect an update of SSMS (at … Continue reading

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