SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/15381/more en CU5 for SQL Server 2014 Brings Fixes and Enhanced Support for Azure SQL Database http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database <div class="node-body article-body">CU5 has released and amid the accumulated updates Microsoft is providing some useful functions for Azure SQL Database management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database#comments SQL Server 2014 Azure SQL Database SQL Server Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:34:00 +0000 22211 at http://sqlmag.com Monitor SQL Server 2014 for Proactive Management and Minimal Downtime http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released an updated Management Pack that adds new functionality to monitoring SQL Server 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime#comments SQL Server 2014 Operations Manager Management Pack Operations Manager SQL Server System Center Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:31:00 +0000 22171 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Gets PHP Support, Java Support on the Way http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way <div class="node-body article-body">Today Microsoft has released a driver to allow PHP developers to connect directly with SQL Server and Azure SQL Database.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way#comments Azure SQL Server 2014 Database Development Windows Azure Development Azure SQL Database Java PHP SQL Server Thu, 06 Nov 2014 18:14:00 +0000 21631 at http://sqlmag.com Goodbye Big Data, Hello All Data? http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/goodbye-big-data-hello-all-data <div class="field-deck"> You need a strategy for all your data </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Big Data doesn't really mean anything. With SQL Server 2014 and the democratization of data, it appears that "traditional data" and Big Data are merging.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/goodbye-big-data-hello-all-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/goodbye-big-data-hello-all-data#comments SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence big data data culture data lake Database Administrator database developer Microsoft NoSQL traditional data Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:32:00 +0000 21281 at http://sqlmag.com Cumulative Update 4 Released for SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/cumulative-update-4-released-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body link-body">Microsoft has released SQL Server 2014 CU4, and it contains over 50 hotfixes.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/sql2014.jpg?1413902439" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/cumulative-update-4-released-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2014 CU4 hotfixes Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:37:00 +0000 21251 at http://sqlmag.com Emerging Data Culture Makes it an Exciting Time to Be a SQL Server DBA http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/emerging-data-culture-makes-it-exciting-time-be-sql-server-dba <div class="node-body article-body">Never before has it felt like SQL Server was on the leading edge of technology. But now, SQL Server 2014, and some of the new ancillary tools, have really changed that in the past year. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/emerging-data-culture-makes-it-exciting-time-be-sql-server-dba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/emerging-data-culture-makes-it-exciting-time-be-sql-server-dba#comments Azure SQL Server 2014 Database Administration AlwaysOn database administrators DBAs Hadoop hdinsight In-Memory OLTP NoSQL Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:08:00 +0000 20931 at http://sqlmag.com New Version of dbForge Fusion for Visual Studio http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/new-version-dbforge-fusion-visual-studio <div class="field-byline"> Kelsey Levitt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Devart, a database connectivity solutions vendor, has released a new, updated version of the dbForge Fusion plugin for SQL Server and Visual Studio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/new-version-dbforge-fusion-visual-studio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/new-version-dbforge-fusion-visual-studio#comments SQL Server 2014 Visual Studio Apps coding Databases dbForge Devart development Fusion plugin Visual Studio Mon, 08 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0000 20221 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server 2014 Cumulative Update 3 Now Available http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-cumulative-update-3-now-available <div class="field-deck"> 32 fixes on initial public list </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released the cumulative update package 3 (Build number: 12.0.2402.0) for SQL Server 2014.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-cumulative-update-3-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-cumulative-update-3-now-available#comments SQL Server 2014 cumulative update hotfix download SQL Server instances Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:06:00 +0000 19721 at http://sqlmag.com Migrating to SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/migrating-sql-server-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Follow this step-by-step guide to upgrade to SQL Server 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Follow this step-by-step guide for performing an in-place upgrade to SQL Server 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/migrating-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/migrating-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 Database Administration SQL Server 2014 upgrade SQL Server Installation Center Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000 19691 at http://sqlmag.com 3 Reasons SQL Server is an Excellent Platform for Building Mission-Critical Business Solutions http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/3-reasons-sql-server-excellent-platform-building-mission-critical-business-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">Three things have recently come to my attention that characterize why I consider SQL Server to be such an excellent platform for building mission-critical business solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/3-reasons-sql-server-excellent-platform-building-mission-critical-business-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/3-reasons-sql-server-excellent-platform-building-mission-critical-business-solutions#comments SQL Server 2014 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:00:00 +0000 19611 at http://sqlmag.com