AdventureWorks Sample OLTP Database
AdventureWorks is used in code examples in SQL Server Books Online and in companion samples that can be downloaded from the Microsoft SQL Server Samples and Community Projects home page. The database schema is designed to showcase SQL Server features.
In This Section
AdventureWorks to Northwind Table Comparison
Lists AdventureWorks tables that contain columns and content similar to the tables in the Northwind sample database.
AdventureWorks to pubs Table Comparison
Lists AdventureWorks tables that contain columns and content similar to the tables in the pubs sample database.
AdventureWorks Data Dictionary
Describes each table in the AdventureWorks database.
SQL Server Objects in AdventureWorks
Provides details about the SQL Server objects that are used in the sample database or in the companion samples.