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Certify SQLServer2017 for Connect:Direct for Windows

Support for the later versions of supporting software

  • Guest
  • Apr 3 2019
  • Delivered
What is your industry? Retail
How will this idea be used?

Our company is upgrading to SQLServer2017 so we need SQLServer2017 certified for Connect:Direct for WIndows in order to maintain a supported software stack.  The recently released Connect:Direct for Windows 6.0 only has support up to SQLServer2016 (not SQLServer2017 or later).

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders commented
    3 Jan 01:09pm

    Thank you for your patience as we worked on this enhancement. I'm pleased to say that we were able to certify SQL 2017 with our latest major release (v6.2). Please upgrade to this version to start gaining the benefits of this enhancement.


    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders commented
    7 Apr, 2019 04:21pm

    Thank you for opening this enhancement request with IBM.  I have reviewed it with my team and believe this would be a valuable enhancement to Connect:Direct.  I will accept this request to add certification for SQL 2017 a an uncommitted candidate.  We will look to slot this into our schedule during a future QA cycle.


    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

  • Guest commented
    4 Apr, 2019 10:39pm


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