Expanding SQL Server Big Data Clusters capabilities, now on Red Hat OpenShift


SQL Server Big Data Clusters (BDC) is a new capability brought to market as part of the SQL Server 2019 release. BDC extends SQL Server’s analytical capabilities beyond in-database processing of transactional and analytical workloads by uniting the SQL engine with Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop to create a single, secure and unified data platform. BDC is available exclusively to run on Linux containers, orchestrated by Kubernetes, and can be deployed in multiple-cloud providers or on-premises.

Today, we’re announcing the availability of the latest cumulative update (CU5) for SQL Server 2019, that includes important capabilities for SQL Server and BDC including:

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