Peek into future version of SQL (Katmai = SQL Server 2008)

 

 

SQL Server Product Team signed off on SQL Server “Katmai” CTP3 (externally known as “June CTP”). This is the first public Katmai CTP that is being launched in this week’s TechED.

Have a bang and participate in testing and evaluating SQL Server 2008 CTP3 (aka. Katmai) and provide your valuable feedback to SQL Server team.

 

Useful links:

Watch Ted Kummert (Corporate Vice President) talk about SQL Server 2008 by clicking here.

Dave Campbell’s Katmai Overview Presentation TechNet Webcast: The Next Release of Microsoft SQL Server: Overview (Level 200)

"SQL Server 2008 Product Overview" whitepaper

CTP 3 for download

SQL Server 2008 press release

SQL Server 2008 MSDN Forums

SQL Server 2008 website

 

Upcoming Webcasts -

SQL Server 2008 Livemeeting Schedule

Analysis Services - Dimension Design

        06/12/07

11:00 am PDT

Change Data Capture

        06/13/07

11:00 am PDT

Star Join Query Optimizations

        06/19/07

11:00 am PDT

Table Valued Parameters

        06/22/07

11:00 am PDT

Declarative Management Framework

        06/26/07

11:00 am PDT

MERGESQL Statement

        06/29/07

11:00 am PDT