Prepare for upgrade by running Data Migration Assistant

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server (Windows only) noAzure SQL Database noAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Prepare to upgrade your OLTP databases and to adopt new features in SQL Server by downloading and running Microsoft Data Migration Assistant.

Download and install Data Migration Assistant

Download and install Data Migration Assistant from here. This tool is not included on the SQL Server installation media.