SQL Server 2022 has launched into Public Preview! This means it is available for you to download and use right away.
As well as the expected modernisation of SQL Server, this release also provides excellent integration with Azure. As part of the recently launched Microsoft Intelligent Data Platform (an umbrella for all things database, analytics and data governance), Microsoft is ensuring excellent cooperation between platforms.
Just some of the integrations available:
- Azure Synapse Link for SQL
- Microsoft Purview
- Managed Disaster Recovery
- Azure SQL Managed Instance
- Azure Active Directory
You can find out more about SQL Server 2022 here, and hear in the release blog more about the new features or download the preview here.