ApexSQL Build 2012 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Build 2012 has been released

Type: New product

About ApexSQL Build: ApexSQL Build is a SQL database deployment tool which builds new databases or updates existing ones by packaging SQL scripts, script folders, database snapshots and even 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 deployments and enables executing SQL scripts against multiple SQL Servers simultaneously. For more information visit the ApexSQL Build product page

About this release:

  • Builds new or updates existing databases via:
    • Deployment SQL scripts
    • C# solutions
    • .NET executables
  • Creates deployment packages from multiple data sources including:
    • SQL scripts
    • Script folders
    • Database snapshots
    • Source control
  • Consolidates multiple scripts into a single SQL script, C# solution or .NET executable
  • Executes SQL scripts against multiple databases
  • Allows deployment package customization including:
    • Specifying the exact objects which will be created or updated
    • Adding custom SQL scripts to be executed post-deployment
  • Recognizes and accurately processes all objects’ interdependencies
  • Refactors SQL scripts by re-ordering statements’ sequence to ensure their execution in a proper dependency order and eliminate the potential for error
  • Supports encrypted objects
  • Supports SQL Server 2012, 2008 R2, 2008 and 2005
  • …and more

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Release notes


ApexSQL Build product page

June 6, 2012