SQL Server 2016 Developer Version Now Available for Download 

Puran Kandpal | June 2nd, 2016 | SQL Server 2016

The SQL Server 2016 is finally available now for download. Microsoft has released the latest version of SQL Server on 1 June 2016. To check out the latest features, see: What is New in SQL Server 2016.

SQL Server Management Studio:

The build number of latest SQL Server Management Studio is 13.0.15000.23 and it can be downloaded free from here. Now bid good bye to AdventureWorks Sample database with the new sample database introduced in SQL Server 2016 Microsoft release namely, WideWorldImporters.

Supported Operating Systems:

The latest version of SQL Server Management Studio can support following Operating Systems:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 (SP1)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)

For earlier updates of SSMS, see: SQL Server Management Studio – Changelog (SSMS).