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SQL 2014 CTP1, where is my BIDS?

Oh wait sorry, I meant SSDT. Or was it SSDTBI? To avoid confusion about the developer tool to create BI solutions, Microsoft has changed its name a few times. You know, to make it less confusing. Here’s a nice overview:

BIDS or Business Intelligence…

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Where are the Data Sources and Data Source Views in SSIS 2012?

While I’m still preparing to teach a MS6235A SSIS training I use a SQL 2012 RTM environment to test the demo’s. One of the demo’s is to show how a Connection Manager is made based on a Data Source View. In BIDS 2008 the Data Sources and Data Source View…

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Don’t install Denali BIDS side by side with a 2008 instance

If you already have a SQL Server 2008 or a SQL Server 2008 R2 instance then do not install SQL Server Denali as a named instance. If you do so then your current SSIS development environment will be broken. There is a reason there are virtual machines, I…

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Screenshots of the new look and feel of BIDS in Denali

If you are installing SQL Server Denali CTP 1 on a computer which already has SQL Server 2008 or 2008 R2 installed, please read: Don’t install Denali BIDS side by side with a 2008 instance. For CTP 1 BIDS is still based on VS 2008 once they switch to 2010 this won’t be a problem. […]

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