Information, tips, news and announcements about SQL Server Analysis Services and PowerPivot directly from the product team.
This is it! Microsoft SQL Server 2012 has been released to manufacturing (RTM), with an evaluation version available immediately. So download the final bits and see for yourself how the new SQL Server version can help you manage any data, any size, anywhere, and deliver breakthrough insights across the organization.
SQL Server 2012 is already making waves:
In addition to the SQL Server 2012 Eval version, you can also download the final bits for SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services Add-in for SharePoint 2010, SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Excel 2010, and the SQL Server 2012 Data Mining Add-ins for Office 2010. For a complete list of all SQL Server 2012-related downloadables, visit the Microsoft Download Center at http://www.microsoft.com/download and search for “SQL Server 2012.”
For more information about SQL Server 2012, including the new features and benefits that are delivered in this release, join us on March 7, 2012 and be a part of the SQL Server 2012 Virtual Launch Event at www.SQLServerLaunch.com.
I am insterested in learning what is new for Multidimensional cube and MDX. Is there any resource or blog specific for the topic.
See the What's New section in the documentation: msdn.microsoft.com/.../bb522628(v=sql.110).aspx
I am struggling to find a copy SQL 2012 developer edition (FFP). I was told its not currently available. Can you shed any light on when it might be released?