SQL Compare & SQL Data Compare 12

SQL Compare 12 and SQL Data Compare 12 include support for SQL Server 2016 and an all-new user interface.

Azure SQL DB and most SQL Server 2016 features are now supported, including:

  • JSON syntax
  • Columnstore indexes on memory optimized tables
  • Dynamic Data Masking
  • Row Level Security
  • Stretch Tables

The new UI delivers a consistent, modern look and feel, as well as fixing over 200 longstanding bugs.

If you've come looking for the beta builds of SQL Compare and SQL Data Compare 12, the good news is there's an even easier way to get your hands on the latest versions.

Because we've finished the beta program, you can now get the latest version by enabling Frequent Updates within the tools.

If you're new to SQL Compare or SQL Data Compare, but want to see the new user interface and take advantage of support for SQL Server 2016 while you evaluate the tools, just download a free trial. It's fully functional, so just enable Frequent Updates and you'll get the latest build of version 12.

Thanks to everyone for your feedback on the betas – we hope you like the new look and feel of SQL Compare and SQL Data Compare 12.

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