ApexSQL Generate 2016 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Generate 2016 R2 has been released

Type: Major feature, major fix release

About ApexSQL Generate: ApexSQL Generate generates test data for specified columns and tables in SQL Server databases. It exports test data to SQL, XML, and CSV files, or executes it directly against the database.

ApexSQL Generate offers the ability to quickly generate millions of rows, as well as intelligent auto-creating of data patterns at row level. It supports a wide variety of data types, including geography, money, and hierarchyid.

For more information, visit the ApexSQL Generate product page

About this release:


  • Import database structure from SQL creation script
  • Merge SQL creation script with SQL static data script
  • New export: JSON
  • New export: Excel
  • Live preview of export results
  • New generator: IronPython
  • 25 new predefined generators were added
  • New generator: Manual foreign key
  • New weighted list: Nested
  • New weighted list: Regular expression
  • New weighted list: Ranged
  • Check constraint violation warnings
  • Graphical dependency viewer

Improved quality:

  • More than 70 bugs and known issues fixed

See also:
Release notes


February 26, 2016