ApexSQL Build 2017 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2017 has been released

About ApexSQL Build: ApexSQL Build is a SQL database deployment tool that builds new databases and updates existing ones by packaging SQL scripts, SQL script folders, database snapshots, and scripts under version control into a single deployment SQL script, a .NET solution, or an executable installer. It allows specifying the objects to be created or updated, ensures error-free deployment, and more.

For more information visit the ApexSQL Build product page


  • Export database into:
    • Script folder
    • Snapshot
    • Source control
  • Save project as batch file
  • Support for SQL Server 2017 CTP 2
  • Support for SQL Server on Amazon RDS
  • Full support for Azure SQL Database
  • Visual Studio 2015 and Visual Studio 2017 C# solution and executable installer output
  • GUI themes:
    • White
    • Colorful
    • Dark
  • CLI switches:
    • Package options
      • Compression [/pkcm]
      • Error handling [/pke]
      • Author [/pcaa]
      • Company [/pkco]
      • Legal [/pkal]
      • Comments [/pkac]
      • Visual studio version [/vsv]
      • Create manifest file [/cmf]
      • Create script file [/cdf]
      • Create CLI file [/ccf]

Improved quality:

  • 5 bugs and known issues fixed

See also:
Release notes

May 15, 2017