Microsoft® SQL Server™ is a database management and analysis system for e-commerce, line-of-business, and data warehousing solutions. In this section you will find information for several versions of SQL Server. You will find articles on database and database application design, as well as examples of the uses that SQL Server can be put to.
SQL Server 2012 is a platform for information ready for the cloud that helps organizations unleash revolutionary insights and create solutions quickly to distribute data on site and in the public cloud. Includes enhance XML support, integration of .[[NET Framework]] objects in databases (CRL), improved integration with Microsoft Visual Studio and the Microsoft Office System, as well as improved analysis, reporting, and data integration services.