Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Consider Windows Server 2012 for SQL Server
Here are some important reasons to consider Windows Server 8 as the operating
system of your next SQL Server installations.
Contained Databases in SQL Server 2012.
It is a new feature in SQL Server 2012 that makes easier to move databases
between instances of SQL Server.
- Fourteen New Transact-SQL Functions
and One Improved.
- SQL Server 2012 brings fourteen new T-SQL functions and improved another
How to install SQL Server 2012.
- Learn how to install a standalone instance of SQL Server 2012.
Resources, recommendations, software requirements and hardware requirements,
common error messages, step-by-step installation procedure.
How to Install SQL Server 2012 on
Windows Server Core.
SQL Server can now be installed on Windows Server Core.
How to use Product Updates on SQL Server
Learn how to integrate the original SQL Server 2012 media with a cumulative
update, a service pack, or both at the same time.
Migrating SQL Server databases to Azure
using SSMS 2012.
Learn how to migrate SQL Server databases to a Windows Azure Database Server
using SQL Server Management Studio 2012.
Startup Parameters Tab.
SQL Server 2012 brings a new and easy way to configure startup options for the
Restore - Timeline.
When a point-in-time restore is needed on SQL Server 2012, open the "Restore
Database" dialog, and click on the "Timeline" button.
What is LocalDB?
What is SQL Server 2012 Express LocalDB RC0?
WITH RESULT SETS option.
You can use the WITH RESULT SETS option when you want to execute a stored
procedure and would like to change or override the result set returned by
the stored procedure.