Updating sql server 2016
All options about how you can download Microsoft R Server are described in a blog post at MSDN, Run Microsoft R Server for Windows by Heidi Steen. With SQL Server 2016 currently at SP1 as well as a CU1 under its belt, many may be thinking of upgrading existing SQL Server 2014 installations to SQL Server 2016.Since its initial release, SQL Server has helped countless companies across myriad industries stay on track and get ahead of their competition using unmatched analysis, data storage, and security features.Perhaps the most drastic update since its inception, Microsoft’s SQL Server 2016 now includes a more secure database, better performance, advanced analytics, and a slew of other newly introduced aspects.Here we can see that it is possible to upgrade RC3 as its detected as an existing upgradable version of SQL Server for SQL 2016 GA.The instance ID changes even though we are able to keep the same named instance. Currently, this isn’t specified in the SQL 2016 Release Notes. I am not a SQL Server MVP so I have one sending a message to their message board to see if we can get confirmation on if this upgrade will be supported.
Entities relying on older versions are not taking advantage of the full potential of this technology. I have installed R service (in-database) together with SQL Server 2016 (patched at SP1 CU1).I notice R service version is at 3.2.2, which you can run the following script to check But I also installed Microsoft R client, and notice its R service engine is versioned at: 3.3.2.Microsoft has announced the availability of SQL Server 2016 in public preview.This is just one of multiple data and storage updates to come from Redmond this week.