Azure Data Studio is a lightweight, cross-platform, extensible, and above all useful tool for accessing SQL Server anywhere.

On Prem ? Check. Azure SQL Database ? Yep. Amazon RDS ? You betcha. SQL 2019 Big Data Clusters ? Of course ! Jupyter Notebooks ? Again, yes. Powershell ? Why not ??!

It was the understated star of the show at this year's PASS Summit. It's not a replacement for SSMS, but it's very much complimentary. Once you start to use it, you'll wonder how you ever managed without it. 

New features are being added all the time, as because it's open source, you can even submit your own extensions or feature requests.

In this session, we'll have a scoot round everything that's in the latest release. We don't know what will be added between your conference registration and the date of this session, but the build will be hot from source control and ready to go !

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