|Introducing SSMS for SQL Server 2016|
Following is a brief note on the how the Software is released in phases:
- CTP > It stands for Community Technology Preview. CTP version is released before a newly developed software is roll out in the market. It is releases to improve the software or to fix bugs present.
- RTM > It stand for Release To Manufacture. This is the first official version which released to the customers or clients for use.
- CU > It stands for Cumulative Updates which keep on releasing after RTM or SP is released. Its main purpose is to fix the bug found in the product.
- SP > It stands for Service Pack. Bunch of CU forms a SP and it is cumulative. That means say there are two SP’s are released SP1 and SP2. You can directly apply SP2 no need to apply SP1 and then SP2.
|New Features of SQL Server 2016|
We will see in detail about these new features of SQL Server 2016 on next post here. Till then........
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