ApexSQL Build 2018 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2018 R2 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 C# solution, or an executable installer. It allows specifying the objects to be created or updated, ensures error-free deployment, and more.

April 16, 2018

ApexSQL Build 2018 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2018 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.

February 27, 2018

ApexSQL Build 2018 – Screen shot tour

When the application is started, the main window is shown, along with the Home tab, that contains actions which are grouped in the Projects, Database, Script, Data source and Tools sections:

February 1, 2018

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.

May 15, 2017

ApexSQL Build 2016 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2016 R2 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.

March 9, 2017

ApexSQL Developer tools vs. alternatives comparison

This blog post represents an index of pages and articles comparing ApexSQL tools for SQL Server Database Developers, their features, usability, performance, etc. with related tools developed by other vendors and in general.

Comparison matrices by product

Comparison matrices by bundle

Advantages vs. competition

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Visual Studio

Redgate

General advantages by product

Specific feature advantages

See more:

  1. ApexSQL developer tool version matrix highlighting all free tools and versions
  2. ApexSQL vs. Redgate® comparative articles
June 16, 2016

ApexSQL Build 2016 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2016 has been released

Type: Major feature, minor fix release

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, enables executing SQL scripts against multiple SQL Servers simultaneously, and more.

December 22, 2015