SQL Server 2017 Release Candidate 2 (RC2) is now available

Microsoft announced the availability of SQL Server 2017 Release Candidate 2 (RC2), which is now available for download. The release candidate represents an important milestone for SQL Server. Development of the new version of SQL Server along most dimensions needed to bring the industry-leading performance and security of SQL Server…

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Microsoft Drivers v4.3.0 for PHP for SQL Server released!

Microsoft Drivers 4.3 for PHP for SQL Server

We are excited to announce the Production Ready release for the Microsoft Drivers v4.3.0 for PHP for SQL Server. The drivers now support Debian Jessie and macOS. The driver enables access to SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and Azure SQL DW from any PHP application on Linux, Windows, and macOS.…

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SQL Server 2017 containers for DevOps scenarios

SQL Server DevOps

SQL Server 2017 will bring with it support for the Linux OS and containers running on Windows, Linux, and macOS. Our goal is to enable SQL Server to run in modern IT infrastructure in any public or private cloud. With support for containers, SQL Server can now be used in…

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First release candidate of SQL Server 2017 now available

We are pleased to announce availability of the first public release candidate for SQL Server 2017, Release Candidate 1 (RC1), which is now available for download. This means that development work for the new version of SQL Server is complete along most dimensions needed to bring the industry-leading performance and…

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