Microsoft SQl Server 2017 on linux

Publication Date: Jan 04, 2018
The IT landscape is constantly changing and increasingly diversifying—particularly operating systems, including Linux. SQL Server 2017 brings Microsoft’s industry-leading relational database engine to the enterprise Linux ecosystem. Microsoft is committed to enabling customers to choose the best platform for their data and applications. This includes providing interoperability with open source solutions. For example, Linux distributions like Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Ubuntu, and SUSE are becoming more popular for relational and nonrelational workloads. With SQL Server 2017, application developers can build their applications using any language, including Node.JS, .NET, Java, and PHP, and deploy their solutions on platforms such as Windows, Linux, and Docker containers—all in a private cloud (on-premises), Microsoft Azure, or third-party clouds. Read more​