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It is an enterprise-level database system that is very popular for Windows web servers
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What is MSSQL?

It is capable of storing any type of data that you want. It will let you quickly store and retrieve information and multiple web site visitors can use it at one time.
MSSQL is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.

Who uses MSSQL?

64 companies reportedly use MSSQL in their tech stacks, including Alibaba Travels, Walmart, and Groww.

330 developers on StackShare have stated that they use MSSQL.

MSSQL Integrations

MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Oracle, and Gitea are some of the popular tools that integrate with MSSQL. Here's a list of all 21 tools that integrate with MSSQL.
Pros of MSSQL
Easy of use
Decisions about MSSQL

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose MSSQL in their tech stack.

Jelena Dedovic

Investigating Tortoise ORM and GINO ORM...

I need to introduce some async ORM with the current stack: Tornado with asyncio loop, AIOHTTP, with PostgreSQL and MSSQL. This project revolves heavily around realtime and due to the realtime requirements, blocking during database access is not acceptable.

Considering that these ORMs are both young projects, I wondered if anybody had some experience with similar stack and these async ORMs?

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Shared insights

We are planning to migrate one of my applications from MSSQL to MySQL. Can someone help me with the version to select?. I have a strong inclination towards MySql 5.7. But, I see there are some standout features added in Mysql 8.0 like JSON_TABLE. Just wanted to know if the newer version has not compromised on its speed while giving out some add on features.

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We are going to develop a microservices-based application. It consists of AngularJS, ASP.NET Core, and MSSQL.

We have 3 types of microservices. Emailservice, Filemanagementservice, Filevalidationservice

I am a beginner in microservices. But I have read about RabbitMQ, but come to know that there are Redis and Kafka also in the market. So, I want to know which is best.

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Yeongju Park
SW Web Engineer at Sense Korea · | 4 upvotes · 29.4K views
Shared insights

I am considering which chat solution to choose between CometChat and SendBird, for our new app. The condition is, the app is going to run in a private network and has to connect with MSSQL. Any advice on other things I have to consider before choosing one, or is there another chat service you would recommend? Thank you!

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Shared insights

MSSQL to PostgreSQL database migration can be done through Flyway? Please advise the steps if possible.

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Which tools should be use to migrate MSSQL database to PostgreSQL database ?

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MSSQL's Features

  • Resumable online index rebuild
  • SQL Server machine learning services
  • Query processing improvements
  • Automatic database tuning
  • TempDB file size improvements
  • Smart differential backup
  • Smart transaction log backup.

MSSQL Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to MSSQL?
The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
PostgreSQL is an advanced object-relational database management system that supports an extended subset of the SQL standard, including transactions, foreign keys, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions.
Oracle Database is an RDBMS. An RDBMS that implements object-oriented features such as user-defined types, inheritance, and polymorphism is called an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS). Oracle Database has extended the relational model to an object-relational model, making it possible to store complex business models in a relational database.
DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows is optimized to deliver industry-leading performance across multiple workloads, while lowering administration, storage, development, and server costs.
MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.
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MSSQL's Followers
296 developers follow MSSQL to keep up with related blogs and decisions.