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Deploy the database with a DacPac file

Deploy the database with a DacPac file: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools
Deploy the database with a DacPac file: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools

After changing the files in a SQL Server Data project, it’s time to deploy the changes to a live SQL Server instance. SQL Server Data Tools provides an alternative to the publish tool which generates a DACPAC file (a special SQL Server deployment file). This is the ideal choice when you do not have access to the target database (for example on a production server).

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Q: This course was updated on 08/23/2017. What changed?

A: The following topics were updated: installing the SSDT features and why LocalDB is essential for developers.

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Development Tools Developer Visual Studio

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