SQL Server on Linux - SQL Server 2017 goes cross platform!

Speaker: David Williams

Duration: 60 minutes

Track: DBA

- How it started - Project Drawbridge, Slava with his brother!

- SQL PAL (SQL Platform Abstraction Layer)


- The (very small) host extension which is platform specific

- Installation with demo,yes that fast!

- Backups and Restores cross platform

- Clustering on Linux

- AlwaysOn Availability Groups cross platform

- SQL Agent for Log Shipping 

- Compiling/Deploying CLR code for both platforms with demo

- How the Linux layer is compiled

- Debugging a combined Windows PE and Linux ELF execution including getting a stack dump

- New DMVs for Linux and DMVs which are replaced as they are not cross platform

- Active Directory Integration with demo

- Performance goals

- Limitations with the current implementation

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