The directors of tomorrow will embrace technology to become leaders across industries. If you want to disrupt, you must adopt and adapt to new technology. Data is the connective tissue driving all technological revolution. Data assets are core to the success of a business. It enables business to engage better with customers to transform products and services
T-SQL and R will be in one place for real time predictive analytics and it is possible to extend databases into the cloud to allow customers to keep information they don't have local storage space for.
SQL Server 2016 is always encrypted even when processing is being done and even if the in-memory engine being used, using homomorphic encryption.
SQL Server 2016 is a true data platform not just a database with mission critical intelligence which is what distinguishes it from all others. SQL Server 2016 is key to business transformation. Intelligence driven from data is now enabling new ways of working.
Data is at the heart of transformation enabling engagement with Customers, Running your Business and Transforming your Products.
Microsoft have created significant incentives to encourage people with Oracle databases to migrate to SQL Server.