ApexSQL Backup 2018 R4 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Backup 2018 R4 has been released

About ApexSQL Backup: ApexSQL Backup is a tool that enables management and automation of backup jobs while preserving the backup chain for easy point-in-time restoration (database rollback). In addition, it offers automation of backup, restore, and log shipping jobs, stores details of all backup activities and enables easy cross server backup management and maintenance. ApexSQL Backup offers instant backup creation, as well as instant backup restoration, and backup security is enhanced by automatically performing backup verification. All captured metric values and backup activities are automatically stored in a central database repository.

September 20, 2018

ApexSQL Refactor 2018 R3 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Refactor 2018 R3 has been released

About ApexSQL Refactor: ApexSQL Refactor is a SQL Server Management Studio and Visual Studio formatting and refactoring add-in for SQL Server with nearly 200 formatting options and 15 refactors such as table partitioning, safe rename, wildcard expansion and more.

September 19, 2018

ApexSQL CICD toolkit PowerShell scripts – Product update alert

ApexSQL CI/CD toolkit 2018 R3 has been released

About ApexSQL CI/CD toolkit: ApexSQL CI/CD toolkit is a set of open source PowerShell cmdlets for automating work flow pipelines to integrate database changes, test and deliver to production. It supports integration with Bamboo, Jenkins, TeamCity, AppVeyor, GoCD, CruiseControl, Hudson, Visual Studio Team Services, Team Foundation Server, and other CI/CD servers. It contains predefined Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) PowerShell script templates for standalone use where all pipeline steps can be customized, reordered, added and removed.

September 7, 2018

ApexSQL Data Diff 2018 R5 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Data Diff 2018 R5 has been released

About ApexSQL Data Diff: ApexSQL Data Diff is a SQL Server data comparison and synchronization tool that detects data differences and resolves them without errors. It compares and synchronizes live databases, database backups, and data under source control. ApexSQL Data Diff integrates with SQL Server Management Studio and has a command line interface, to allow for unattended execution.

September 6, 2018

ApexSQL Trigger 2018 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Trigger 2018 has been released

About ApexSQL Trigger: ApexSQL Trigger is an auditing tool for SQL Server databases which captures DML/DDL changes that have occurred including information on who made the change, which objects were affected by it, when it was made, as well as information on the SQL login, application, and host used to make the change.

September 6, 2018

ApexSQL tool icons – Screen shot tour

Following introduction of visual themes and other UI enhancements in all ApexSQL tools and with an installer update, It is time for ApexSQL tool icons to also get a small facelift. With this brief screenshot tour, we will introduce the new icon designs for ApexSQL tools. All screenshots in this article display the icons in their natural habitats and no icons were hurt in the production of this content!

August 29, 2018

ApexSQL Discover 2018 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Discover 2018 has been released

Type: Initial release

About ApexSQL Discover: ApexSQL Discover is SQL Server tool used for scanning local network domain for SQL Server instances, as well as SSRS, SSIS and SSAS services. The application allows scan process automation through custom scheduled jobs and provides email notifications with scan results. Version number is displayed for all registered instances, and version update notifications are shown automatically when new updates are available. It provides real time graph of CPU, memory and disk usage for each registered SQL Server instance.

August 28, 2018

ApexSQL Source Control 2018 R5 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Source Control 2018 R5 has been released

About ApexSQL Source Control: ApexSQL Source Control is a SQL Server Management Studio add-in to version control SQL databases and objects. It integrates with all major source control systems and allows database developers to work together on a shared or a dedicated database copy. ApexSQL Source Control provides full object versioning features such as object locking with team policies management, detailed view of changes history, conflict resolution, labeling and more.

August 24, 2018