Finally release date for SQL Server 2011 has been announced i.e November 11, 2010.

The major features of the new products are as following:

  • Enhanced Mission-Critical Platform: an enhanced highly available and scalable platform.
  • Developer and IT Productivity: new innovative productivity tools and features.
  • Pervasive Insight: expanding the reach of BI to business users and end-to-end data integration and management.