Microsoft rolled out its System Center Advisor service last week, which provides a best-practices check on server deployments.
Consultancy firm Directions on Microsoft has outlined expectations for Microsoft's product roadmap in 2012 and beyond.
Microsoft indicated today that SQL Server 2012 is nearing product release.
Microsoft today released a 64-bit SQL Server Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) driver for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
The release candidate (RC) version of SQL Server 2012 is now available for download and testing.
An executive at Microsoft's Server and Tools Division offered some perspectives on Microsoft's cloud vision on Monday.
Microsoft rolled out a description of its SQL Server 2012 licensing model on Thursday.
The clouds came out on Day 2 of the SQL PASS Summit with Microsoft announcing a new SQL Azure release and new features to come.
Microsoft on Thursday released Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2008.
Microsoft this week announced an roadmap shift to ODBC for SQL Server APIs.
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Microsoft released two community technology preview (CTP) test versions of its Hadoop connectors today, one that works with Microsoft's current flagship SQL Server and other with its data warehouse product.
Microsoft this week released community technology previews of a new Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2008.
Microsoft today announced an update to SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse with other related news, including planned Hadoop support.
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