SQL Server 2022

SQL Server 2022 follows the Fixed Lifecycle Policy.

This applies to the following editions: on Linux (all editions), on Windows (all editions)

Support dates are shown in the Pacific Time Zone (PT) - Redmond, WA, USA.

Support Dates

Listing Start Date Mainstream End Date Extended End Date
SQL Server 2022 2022-11-16T00:00:00.000-08:00 2028-01-11T22:59:59.999-08:00 2033-01-11T22:59:59.999-08:00


Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure SQL Managed Instance, and Microsoft Purview can be used with Microsoft cloud-connected features of SQL Server 2022. They are governed by their respective Lifecycle Policies.


  • on Linux (all editions)
  • on Windows (all editions)