Explore SQL Server 2022 capabilities

Database Administrator
Data Engineer
SQL Server

Learn about SQL Server 2022 enhancements, including:

  • Hybrid capabilities with the cloud and on-premises
  • Performance and data virtualization improvements
  • Improved security and availability
  • Enhanced analytics capabilities


  • Basic working knowledge of SQL Server, including deployment, security, query processing, and high availability
  • Fundamental knowledge of the T-SQL language
  • Basic knowledge of Azure concepts, including subscriptions, resource groups, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)

Modules in this learning path

Learn about new major capabilities of SQL Server 2022 from cloud connected features to core engine capabilities.

Learn about new major cloud connected capabilities of SQL Server 2022.

Learn about and use the Intelligent Query Processing feature enhancements in SQL Server 2022.

Learn about the new capabilities in security, scalability, and availability in SQL Server 2022.

Data virtualization and enhanced PolyBase features introduced in SQL Server 2022.

Learn the new and improved SQL Server 2022 functions that will enhance the querying and creation of T-SQL objects.