Business man focused on work
Microsoft logo

Microsoft SQL Server

Insight brings you breakthrough performance from SQL Server® 2016.

Introducing SQL Server 2016

Microsoft® SQL Server 2016 offers all of the features and benefits you’ve come to expect: smooth performance, tough security and intuitive analytics. Plus, it’s specifically designed to excel in hybrid cloud environments.

Woman uses the internet to complete transaction while surfing the internet

Industry leader

You can build intelligent apps for Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) and more with leading scalability using SQL Server from Microsoft.

Skyline of modern glass office buildings

A secure database

SQL Server is the least vulnerable database for six years running, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Business professionals discussion in data center using tablet computer

Data powerhouse

SQL Server delivers an easier, streamlined workload mobility experience between your data center, private cloud and Microsoft Azure®.

Closeup of businessman using digital tablet computer

Mobile intelligence

Experience accessible data you can use. Receive insights on any device — online or offline — at one-fifth the cost of other solutions.

Woman in green office touches tablet with data on computer at desk

Advanced analytics

Keep all of your data and analytics in-house and close to home. Analyze your data directly within the SQL Server database using R statistics language, without having to move it out of your database.

Female business person talking to man with his back to viewer

Make the move.

Now you can easily move between platforms, with Insight’s guidance. A new Microsoft license migration incentive gives you the ability to transition from Oracle® servers to SQL Server if you have an existing account or sign up for a new Server Cloud Enrollment (SCE) account — and it makes you eligible for free licenses.

With this incentive through the Microsoft Enterprise Agreement, simply purchase Software Assurance for SQL Server and get the licenses for free. You’ll also receive hands-on labs, instructor-led training and subsidized deployment services. Talk to an Insight specialist today to learn more.

Cover to Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2016 ebook

Experience more with SQL Server 2016.

See how Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers stronger security, faster queries and higher availability than previous versions. Plus, expanded analytics capabilities and robust reporting add to the enhanced user experience.

Read the ebook

Team working off desktop computers in open concept office

Get more out of your database platform.

Reduce your costs and improve your operations. SQL Server 2016 features include real-time hybrid processing for both transactional and analytical processing, high-availability and disaster recovery, and the fastest in-memory technology on the market.

Contact to buy

Close up of IT administrator using Microsoft Azure on laptop computer at his office desk

Build it in the cloud with Azure.

Cloud-based SQL makes maintaining applications simple. With Azure, built-in intelligence learns the patterns of your apps and maximizes performance and reliability over time. Scale without worry of downtime, and work with the tools and applications you prefer.

Is SQL Server right for you?

Talk to an Insight specialist