[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]SQL Server 2022 is now generally available, and with it comes a number of new features and enhancements. This latest release marks an important milestone in the more than 30-year history of SQL Server, as it...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]In a previous article, we talked about Microsoft SQL server end of life status, the difference with servers that have reached an end of support status, and how to migrate them to a new version. As it...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Software is an essential part of companies nowadays. It not only supports their core business processes and products, but it also drives them. As the backbone of your organisation, databases are no exception to this rule. It...

Today companies rely on software to ensure their products and services can be made, sold and maintained the right way. This makes software crucial for their business. Luckily the software vendors provide support, so in case of issues/bugs/security gaps they’re ready to help and limit impact....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Updated October 12th 2022 The need to protect data from being read by unauthorized people has always been there. In the last years, this need has even increased. One of the first things that come to mind is e.g....

Again 4 new execution side-channel vulnerabilities were disclosed by Intel on May 14th. Each of them has its own name but collectively they are referred to as Microarchitectural Data Sampling (mds): CVE-2019-11091: Microarchitectural Data Sampling Uncacheable Memory (MDSUM): part of RIDL CVE-2018-12126: Microarchitectural Store Buffer...