Microsoft has made their next-gen test build of SQL Server, code-named Denali available for download. Microsoft announced the release of the Community Technology Preview (CTP) build as available to TechNet and MSDN subscribers at the PASS (Professional Association for SQL Server) Summit in Seattle yesterday. New features of the new SQL Server will include AlwaysOn and many new integration and db management tools.
Microsoft's test build of their next-generation SQL Server is now availalbe
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