Earlier this week, we announced SQL Server 2019 Public Preview at Microsoft Ignite. All the features that you see in the “
page are new capabilities that shipped with the CTP 2.0 release. Some of the key changes that people normally wouldn’t associate with SQL Server was the
introduction of big data clusters
which combines Apache Spark and Hadoop into a single data platform called SQL Server. Now you have the ability to combine the power of Spark with SQL Server over your relational and non-relation data sitting in SQL Server, HDFS and other systems like Oracle, Teradata, CosmosDB, etc. This is an amazing way to celebrate the 25th anniversary of
Not only do we have new capabilities around performance, availability and security for mission critical environments along with capability to leverage hardware innovations like persistent memory and enclaves. But wait that’s not it! We also added
as native capabilities to our database engine!!!
Happy Birthday SQL Server!!!