How to compare and deploy SQL Server database contents with SQL Data Compare (3:29)
You can work with live databases, backups, or SQL scripts in source control. Damaged or missing data can be restored to a single row, without the need for a full database recovery.
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|What can I compare and synchronize?||Standard||Pro|
|SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019, SQL Azure, & SQL Server on Amazon RDS databases|
|Native, encrypted, & compressed SQL Server 2008, & 2012 backup files|
|SQL Server 2014 backup files|
|Redgate SQL Backup Pro files|
|Folders of SQL scripts (for source control)|
|New Linux command-line support (beta)|
|Compare and deploy changes to SQL Server database contents|
|Compare and synchronize data from within SSMS|
|Automatically create error-free synchronization scripts|
|Build sophisticated rules to selectively limit what to synchronize|
|Index view support so data differences are seen on both views and tables|
|Comparison on primary keys and unique indexes so you can define identical rows|
|Custom comparison keys to compare databases based on any field|
|Pivot-view difference navigation to display row data as columns|
|Comparison and synchronization of large databases|
|Create an audit trail by comparing backups|
|Backup target database before changes are migrated|
|Command line automation|
(If you're using the command line on a build server, youll need SQL Change Automation)
|Fast table, column, or row level restore of damaged or missing data|
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