Announcing SQL Server Management Studio – October 2015 Release

Today, we are very pleased to announce the latest preview of SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). This release includes all updates includes in the September release, and features a new modern installer, a new Always Encrypted column encryption wizard, a new Stretch database wizard, numerous bug fixes, and more. Download: The SSMS October preview release… Read more

Announcing SQL Server Management Studio – September 2015 Release

Today, we are happy to announce the latest preview of SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). This release includes all updates included in the August release, and features support for creating Azure database server firewall rules, updates to the ‘new index’ dialog, bug fixes for SSMS features in Windows 7, and many more. Get it here:… Read more

SQL Server 2014 Management Studio – updated support for the latest Azure SQL Database Update V12 (preview)

We are excited to announce enhanced SQL Server 2014 Management Studio (SSMS) support for Azure SQL database including the latest SQL Database Update V12 (preview). Bringing this functionality into SSMS provides an easy way to discover and better leverage cloud capabilities in a familiar environment. Available for download now, this functionality is being delivered via… Read more