ApexSQL Source Control 2015 released

Raleigh – November 3, 2014 – ApexSQL, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and major provider of Microsoft SQL Server solutions, today announced the release of ApexSQL Source Control 2015. The new version includes full support for dedicated database development model, GIT, Mercurial and Visual Studio Online support, usability and quality improvements.

About ApexSQL Source Control: ApexSQL Source Control is a SQL Server Management Studio add-in, which allows you to version control SQL databases and objects directly inside SSMS. It integrates with all major source control systems and provides you with all object versioning features, without the need for an additional source control client.

For more information visit the ApexSQL Source Control product page

About this release:

New features:

  • Full support for dedicated database development model
  • GIT, Mercurial and Visual Studio Online support
  • HTTP, HTTPS, SVN and SVN+SSH connection protocols
  • The add-in is now completely integrated into SQL Server Management Studio
  • Real-time monitoring of changes made to database objects
  • Comparison algorithm that monitors nature of the changes made between database and source control and offers default actions based on them
  • Dependency aware, atomic scripts for synchronizing database with source control
  • View differences between individual object scripts feature is implemented
  • Conflict resolution using third party tools: KDiff3, BeyondCompare and ExamDiff Pro
  • Undo changes made in the database feature is implemented
  • Get by version
  • Create label
  • Get by label
  • Work offline
  • Improved database mapping process
  • Customized menu based on database model

Improved quality:

  • 40 bugs and known issues fixed

Known issues:

  • The add-in is not backward compatible with 2014 version or lower

“You guys are writing a great tool – keep up the great work. We’re getting this tool for our developer team :)”

Jerry Kurtz
OHIC Insurance Company

About ApexSQL

ApexSQL is a leading vendor of tools for Microsoft SQL Server. ApexSQL products help SQL Server developers and DBAs accomplish complex tasks quickly, easily and accurately, including database auditing, recovery, change management, development, documentation and more. Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, ApexSQL is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and has over 10,000 customers in over 120 countries worldwide.

November 7, 2014