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Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Data-Tier Application Framework (June 2013)

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The Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Data-Tier Application Framework (June 2013) provides application lifecycle services for database development and management.
  • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.
    Version:

    11.1.2861.0

    File Name:

    ENU\x64\DACFramework.msi

    ENU\x64\SqlDom.msi

    ENU\x64\SQLSysClrTypes.msi

    ENU\x86\DACFramework.msi

    ENU\x86\SqlDom.msi

    ENU\x86\SQLSysClrTypes.msi

    Date Published:

    06/24/2013

    File Size:

    3.8 MB

    2.4 MB

    2.4 MB

    3.6 MB

    2.2 MB

    2.1 MB

      The Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Data-Tier Application Framework (DACFx) is a component which provides application lifecycle services for database development and management for Microsoft® SQL Server® and Windows Azure SQL Databases.

      DacFX supports various database deployment and management scenarios for SQL Server and Windows Azure SQL Databases including extracting/exporting a live database to a DAC package, deploying a DAC package to a new or existing database, and migrating from on-premise SQL Server to Windows Azure. This functionality is exposed via the DACFx managed API. DACFx can target SQL Server 2005 SP4, 2008 SP1, 2008R2, 2012, and Windows Azure SQL Databases. DACFx also provides the command-line utility SqlPackage.exe for creating and deploying .dacpac and .bacpac packages. DACFx supports scenarios provided by SQL Server client tooling including SQL Server Data Tools and SQL Server Management Studio 2012.


      This download will install the Data-Tier Application Framework and will upgrade previous installations of DACFx.
      NOTE: If you are on an x64 machine, you will need to install both the x64 and x86 versions of the MSIs above.

  • Supported Operating Systems:

    Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2

      • 32-bit systems
        • Computer with Intel or compatible 1GHz or faster processor (2 GHz or faster is recommended.)
      • 64-bit systems
        • 1.4 GHz or faster processor
      • Minimum of 1 GB of RAM (2 GB or more is recommended.)
      • 2.2 GB of available hard disk space


      Dependencies

      Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Data-Tier Application Framework requires Microsoft SQL Server System CLR Types, and Microsoft SQL Server Transact-SQL ScriptDom (SQLSysCLRTypes.msi and SQLDOM.msi) both of which are available on this page. If you are on an x64 machine, you will need to install both the x64 and x86 versions of the MSIs above.


    • Download the appropriate file by clicking one of the links below, then run the downloaded file to install that package.

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