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...provides an integrated environment for database developers to carry out all their database design work for any SQL Server platform (both on and off premise) within Visual Studio. Database developers can use the SQL Server Object Explorer in VS to easily create or edit database objects and data, or execute queries.

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Developers will also appreciate the familiar VS tools we bring to database development, specifically; code navigation, IntelliSense, language support that parallels what is available for C# and VB, platform-specific validation, debugging and declarative editing in the TSQL Editor, as well as a visual Table Designer for both database projects and online database instances.


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SQL Server Data Tools and Data-Tier Application Framework Update for February 2015
The SQL Server Data Tools team is pleased to announce an update for SQL Server Data Tools in Visual Studio and the Data-tier Application Framework (DACFX) is now available. Get it here: SQL Server Data Tools: ... Read more...
maandag, mrt 2
New Advanced Publish Options to Specify Object Types to Exclude or Not Drop
Our team has been hard at work these past few months, and we're thrilled to announce that the most frequently requested improvement to SQL Server Data Tools will soon be here. We plan to release an update of SQL Server Data Tools in the coming weeks,... Read more...
maandag, feb 23
SQL Server Database Tooling Preview Release for the latest Azure SQL Database Update V12 (preview)
We are excited to announce the release of the Preview of Microsoft® SQL Server Database Tooling in Visual Studio and Microsoft® Data-Tier Application Framework Preview for the latest Azure SQL Database Update V12 (preview). Note that this preview is ... Read more...
donderdag, dec 18
SQL Server database tooling November update
We’d like to announce the availability of the latest November 2014 release of SQL Server database tooling for Visual Studio. This update is now available for Visual Studio 2012 and 2013. For Visual Studio 2012 use the “SQL –> Che... Read more...
donderdag, nov 13