Free edition of SQL Server ideal for developing server apps
SQL Server 2012 Express Date added: August, 17th 2012 - (Freeware)
SQL Server 2012 Express
Windows XP / 2003 / Vista / Windows 7
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File size / license:
101.5 MB / Freeware
SQL Server Express Edition is an easy-to-use, lightweight version of SQL Server designed for quickly building data-driven applications. The following is a list of features that help make SQL Server Express Edition the right choice for your needs. SQL database a free and feature-rich database for desktop, Web, and small server applications. Now with over 2x the storage!
Easy to get. Free to use.
- Available free!
- Quickly build and deploy your database solution.
- Backup and restore with ease.
- Available with a graphical management tool, reporting capabilities, full-text search, and spatial support.
- Ideal for building Web sites and apps, small scale LOB solutions or for redistribution with ISV applications.
- 10 GB database storage.
- The same advanced database engine as other versions of SQL Server.
- Compatible with all editions of SQL Server®: Scales with your growing business needs.
- Compatible with the scalable, self-managed and multi-tenant cloud SQL Azure Database service.
- Download the SQL Server Driver for PHP or check out the Community Preview version 2.0 which supports PHP Data Objects (PDO).
- Designed to work with Visual Studio and ASP.NET.
- Take advantage of rich business intelligence and reporting with Microsoft® Office.
- Synchronize with other SQL Server Databases using the Microsoft® Sync Framework.
- Browsers and Plugins
- CD and DVD Tools
- Cleaning and Tweaking
- Compression and Backup
- Desktop Enhancements
- Developer Tools
- File Sharing
- File Transfer and Networking
- Firewalls and Security
- Imaging and Digital Photo
- Messaging and Chat
- MP3 and Audio
- Office and Business Tools
- Video Software