The launch date for Microsoft SQL Server 2012, the next gen datatabase is out of the bag: Microsoft will be launching "SQL Server 2012 on March 7, 2012." For the big day, the Redmond company is holding a special virtual lauch event and calling the users to participate.
On the SQL Server 2012 launch web site, Microsoft is featuring the agenda of the Webcast timed to coincide with launch, with the following statement:
"Go Further. Forward. Faster. with Microsoft SQL Server 2012!
On March 7th, 2012 this online event will allow you to immerse yourself in the exciting New World of Data with SQL Server 2012. Engage not only Microsoft product teams, but with our partners and our most ground breaking customers. SQL Server 2012 is part of the broadest Data Platforms in technology today. Discover how it enables mission critical confidence, blazing fast performance, and stunning interactive data visualizations," reads the site.
"You will have access to over 30+ sessions to learn about the new capabilities of SQL Server 2012 at your own pace, in your own schedule."
"This event will be keynoteed by Ted Kummert, CVP, Business Platform Division, Microsoft, and Quentin Clark, CVP, Database Systems Group, Microsoft.
And, you will also meet with partners, experts, and peers in a virtual "Expo Hall" to discuss SQL Server 2012 one-on-one," Microsoft stated.
You can register here.
Here is the full agenda: