Microsoft SQL Server 2017 brings the performance and security of SQL Server to Linux and Docker containers. Microsoft SQL Server 2017 delivers mission critical OLTP database capabilities and enterprise data warehousing with in-memory technology across workloads. Customers will gain transformative insights from in-database machine learning with Python and R, plus rich interactive reporting on any device for faster decision making. Developers can choose their language and platform while container support seamlessly facilitates DevOps scenarios.
Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Enterprise Edition is ideal for applications requiring mission critical in-memory performance, security and high availability. Access mission-critical capabilities to achieve unparalleled scale, security, high availability, and leading performance for your Tier 1 database, business intelligence, and advanced analytics workloads.
Core License. Customers choosing this licensing model must license all of the physical cores on the physical server. A minimum of 4 core licenses are required per physical processor. You do not need Client Access Licenses because Core licensing allows any number of users to access the software from any number of devices.
Run SQL Server on your favorite platform. It's all about choice. Now, you can get SQL Server 2017's industry-leading performance and security on Windows, Linux, and Docker containers.
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