Introducing SQL Server 2019: coming soon


Johannesburg, 08 Oct 2018
Read time 1min 30sec

Transform your business with a unified data platform. SQL Server 2019 comes with Apache Spark and Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) for intelligence over all your data.

SQL Server 2019 brings innovative security and compliance features, industry-leading performance, mission-critical availability, and advanced analytics to all your data workloads, now with support for big data built-in.

What you'll love about SQL Server 2019

1. Intelligence over any data
SQL Server is a hub for data integration. Deliver transformational insights over structured and unstructured data with the power of SQL Server and Spark.

2. Choice of language and platform
Build modern applications with innovative features using your choice of language and platform. Now on Windows, Linux and containers.

3. Industry-leading performance
Take advantage of breakthrough scalability, performance and availability for mission-critical, intelligent applications, data warehouses and data lakes.

4. Advanced security features
Protect data at rest and in use. SQL Server has been the least vulnerable database over the last eight years in the NIST vulnerabilities database.

5. Make faster, better decisions
Power BI Report Server gives your users access to rich, interactive Power BI reports, and the enterprise reporting capabilities of SQL Server Reporting Services.

Get started with SQL Server 2019.

Install SQL Server 2019 on Windows, Linux and containers.

Preview SQL Server 2019

How do I engage with Ascent?

We encourage you to contact us, and we will assist you on your journey to discover the value that Microsoft SQL Server 2019 can add to your organisation.

Ascent Technology

Ascent Technology is carving a growing niche for itself by applying high-level skills and expertise on its clients' behalf in the enterprise database management arena. The company has been around since 2003, and has built an outstanding reputation for its expert knowledge and delivery. Microsoft SA, Oracle SA and IBM SA all rate Ascent Technology in the top select handful of organisations in the country in the enterprise database management area of specialisation.

Editorial contacts
Ascent Technology Johan Lamberts (+27) 11 745 1340 johan.lamberts@ascent.co.za