Some big news today in the world of SQL Server and Visual Studio announced at Connect. One of the announcements that will spark the interest of most of the people here on this blog is that SP1 for SQL Server 2016 is available for download now. Why is this important? Well there are a ton of changes related to what features are available in the different versions as shown in the chart below. I won’t repeat all the details since these two links below go into pretty good detail already.
SQL Server 2016 SP1 Released
SQL Server Blog Announcement