SQL Server JDBC Driver now available as a preview release

Now you can download the preview release of the Microsoft JDBC Driver for SQL Server, a Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) 4.1-compliant driver that provides robust … Read more »

4 resources to work with big data, using Hadoop

If you need help to begin working with big data analytics to power your business, the SQL Server Blog has posted four resources on how … Read more »

Jump inside the eye of the Apache Storm

Apache Storm, an open source real-time event processing solution originally used by Twitter to process massive streams of data, got a big splash Wednesday at Strata … Read more »

Price reductions for many Azure services effective Oct. 1

A range of cloud services will be found at lower prices as of Oct. 1, making it more cost- effective to build complete solutions on … Read more »