New features of Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Jon Cowling 08-Feb-2016 10:57:05

New features of Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 can help you go beyond your database with its cloud ready technology. SQL 2012 is packed full of new features and enhancements which can really make a difference to how you operate. Here are just a few of these features:

Greater Uptime
  • New and improved High Availability with AlwaysOn
  • Improved Productivity
  • Greater Hardware Utilisation

Faster Performance
  • Next Generation Performance
  • Predictable performance
  • Industry Verified

Better Organisational Security and Compliance
  • Data Protection
  • Control Access
  • Ensure Compliance


Greater Peace of Mind

Product enhancements such as:

  • Distributed Replay
  • System Centre Alignment
  • System Centre Advisor
  • No-fee service packs
  • Free Planning Tools
  • Tailored Support and Licensing Programs


Faster Data Exploration

  • Self-service Analytics
  • Interactive data visualisationManaged Self-Service BI


Gain insight and oversight

  • Enable IT Efficiency
  • More Credible and Consistent Data


One single scalable model

  • Seamless integration of data
  • Efficiently manage data


Big Data Analytics and Warehousing

  • Platform for any data whether it is Structured, unstructured or real time
  • Massive scale at a low cost
  • Complete BI solution


Scale On Demand

  • Elastic scale
  • Flexibility and choice


Any Data, Anytime, anywhere

  • Complete data management
  • Enhanced search functionality
  • Seamlessly extend your data


As you can see there are many new and improved elements to SQL 2012 which could make a real difference to your business.