Category Archives: SQL Server vNext

Migrate an SQL database from Windows to Linux using backup-and-restore and SMB Protocol

In an attempt decouple systems, we may modularize them. In most cases, we would need to move databases from one server to anotherβ€”sometimes, even move them from Windows to Linux. In the case of moving a database to Linux, SQLΒ Server’s … Continue reading

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Installation of SQL Server vNext CTP on Linux Distribution CentOS 7

It was a paradigm shift in December 2016, when Microsoft made their SQL Server database available for Linux; it was the first time in history that Microsoft ever designed SQL Server to run on a non-Windows operating system. SQL Server … Continue reading

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