Exploring SQL Server 2016, Part 1: First Look

with expert Thomas LeBlanc

Begin your exploration of SQL Server 2016 with an overview of what’s new and what’s been updated. Following an installation example, discover the changes in R services and configuring tempdb, then take a close-up look at the various ways SQL Server Management Studio has been updated. Gain an understanding of the enhancements that have been made to ETL packages, integration services, and reporting services for something like mobile reporting and analytical databases for cubes and tabular models, then take a peek at enhancements in TSQL, temp tables, CHECKDB, and the online altering of tables and store procedures and functions.

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