Delta team update: ApexSQL Generate

What have you been working on?

  • We have released ApexSQL Build 2015 with added support for SQL Azure servers/databases. It can now be used as an Azure migration tool. Also, we added support for Mercurial and Perforce source control systems.
  • We are currently working on a new version of ApexSQL Generate – a tool for creating and inserting test data for SQL server and SQL Azure databases.
May 7, 2015

ApexSQL Generate 2015 R2 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Generate 2015 R2 has been released.

Type: Maintenance release

About ApexSQL Generate: ApexSQL Generate generates test data for specified columns and tables. It exports test data to SQL, XML, and CSV files, or execute it directly against the database. Use a wide range of predefined options to customize the data, like setting the seed, length, minimum and maximum values, uniqueness of data, and percentage of null values. Preview generated data before executing or exporting. Ability to quickly generate millions of rows. Use different generators such as Random, Incremental, From list, From table, From directory, From query, and From CSV. Intelligent auto-creating of data patterns at row level. Supports a wide variety of data types, including geography, money, and hierarchyid.

April 23, 2015

ApexSQL Generate 2015 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Generate 2015 has been released.

Type: Initial release

About ApexSQL Generate: ApexSQL Generate generates test data for specified columns and tables. It exports test data to SQL, XML, and CSV files, or execute it directly against the database. Use a wide range of predefined options to customize the data, like setting the seed, length, minimum and maximum values, uniqueness of data, and percentage of null values. Preview generated data before executing or exporting. Ability to quickly generate millions of rows. Use different generators such as Random, Incremental, From list, From table, From directory, From query, and From CSV. Intelligent auto-creating of data patterns at row level. Supports a wide variety of data types, including geography, money, and hierarchyid.

March 13, 2015

Delta team update: ApexSQL Generate (new product)

What have you been working on?

  • First we’ve published ApexSQL Script 2014 R2 maintenance release with fixed bugs.
  • We’ve created mockups for ApexSQL Generate and the UI, and then we’ve started the process of implementing the functionality.
  • Currently, this tool is on static test for its first release.
February 12, 2015

ApexSQL Generate announced

Raleigh – Oct 15, 2014 – ApexSQL, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and major provider of Microsoft SQL Server solutions, today announced the release of the ApexSQL Generate for the beginning of the 2015.

October 15, 2014

ApexSQL Generate sneak peek – part 2

In the previous part of this article we talked about the user interface, general options, and table generation settings. Now, we’ll explain Column generator settings, the Generator types, and choosing the output action.

October 15, 2014

ApexSQL Generate sneak peek – part 1

We are announcing the upcoming release of a new SQL Server tool – ApexSQL Generate that is used for generating test data for databases.

ApexSQL Generate allows you to populate your database with data based on a number of filtering options and built-in generators. This user-friendly tool offers a wide range of possibilities for inserting data, as well as a professional and modern user interface. You can now easily generate new data for your database, by setting the input values based on your own preference.

October 13, 2014