There’s no doubt that SQL Server has been on a fast track release program and the upcoming SQL Server 2016 release will be just two short years after the last SQL Server 2014 release. For business critical enterprise software this is a rapid release cycle that many businesses will have trouble keeping up with. In spite of the short release cycle for a major release there’s no shortage of new features and enhancements in SQL Server 2016.

Read this guide from Michael Otey and learn more about these new features of SQL Server 2016:

  • Always Encrypted
  • Row-Level Security
  • Stretch Databases
  • Query Store
  • Enhanced In-Memory OLTP
  • Enhancements to AlwaysOn more!