FIVE REASONS YOU'LL LOVE EVERYTHING BUILT IN TO SQL SERVER 2016

Industry-leading OLTP
Industry-leading OLTP

Build mission-critical applications for online transaction processing (OLTP) with breakthrough scalability, in-memory performance, and high availability.

Least vulnerable database
Least vulnerable database

Protect data at rest and in motion with new Always Encrypted. SQL Server is the least vulnerable database for six years running in the NIST vulnerabilities database.

End-to-end mobile BI
End-to-end mobile BI

Transform data into actionable insights. Deliver insights on any device—online or offline—at one-fifth the cost of other business intelligence (BI) solutions.

In-database advanced analytics
In-database advanced analytics

Analyse operational data using R Services, in real time and at scale, directly within SQL Server database—without moving the data for analysis.

From on-premises to cloud
From on-premises to cloud

Whether data is in your datacentre, private cloud, or Microsoft Azure, get a consistent experience across server and database as a service.

Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2016

Learn more about the features and enhancements that deliver breakthrough performance, advanced security, and rich, integrated reporting and analytics.

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SQL Server customer stories

DocuSign

DocuSign

DocuSign speeds up and scales its document transaction processing system with SQL Server.

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NATS (National Air Traffic Services)

NATS (National Air Traffic Services)

NATS used SQL Server to transform its analytics capabilities and remove over 1 million tonnes of CO2 emissions from UK skies.

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