Run SQL Server on your favorite platform
It’s all about choice. Now, you can get SQL Server 2017’s industry-leading performance and security on Windows, Linux, and Docker containers.
What you’ll love about SQL Server 2017
Your choice of language and platforms
Build modern applications using the language of your choice, on-premises and in the cloud, now on Windows, Linux and Docker containers.
Take advantage of breakthrough scalability, performance, and availability for mission-critical, intelligent applications and data warehouses.
The IT Resource Kit titled Get Started with Azure SQL.
Least vulnerable database
Protect data at rest and in motion with the least vulnerable database over the last seven years in the NIST vulnerabilities database.
Gain transformative insights for your business with real-time analytics at up to 1M predictions/second.
Azure SQL resource kit
Get the resources and information you need to start your SQL Server migration. Utilize your existing on-premises SQL Server skills and plan your successful deployment to Azure SQL with this resource kit.
SQL Server technical e-books
Get the technical resources, documentation, and code samples you need to support all areas of your data estate—from discovery and research to implementation and maintenance.
Cloud Database Migration Simplified e-book
Help your organization improve cost-efficiency, agility, and scalability by migrating to the cloud. Use this guide to help with planning and implementing your end-to-end database migration strategy, as well as tools to make your migration faster and easier.