- Analytics Platform System 2016 Release
- Azure SQL Database vs SQL Data Warehouse
- Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now GA
- Analytics Platform System (APS) AU5 released
- Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2016 R Services
- Introducing Microsoft SQL Server R Services.
- Introducing SQL Data Warehouse, the Massive Parallel Processing (MPP) version of SQL Server is now also available at Azure cloud scale!
- PolyBase use cases clarified
- Power BI and Excel options for Hadoop
- PASS Summit Announcements: PolyBase enhancements