Upgrade SQL Server
You can upgrade instances of SQL Server 2008 , SQL Server 2008 R2 , SQL Server 2012 , or SQL Server 2014 to SQL Server 2016 . Before running SQL Server Setup to upgrade to SQL Server 2016 , review the following topics about the upgrade process and the release notes.
For information about upgrading from SQL Server 2005 , see Are you upgrading from SQL Server 2005?.
In This Section
This section contains the following topics:
Upgrade Database Engine
Upgrade Analysis Services
Upgrade and Migrate Reporting Services
Upgrade Integration Services
Upgrade Replicated Databases
Upgrade Master Data Services
SQL Server 2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer