Our community

Community software

The basic element of community is community (aka Free) software and ApexSQL offers one of the most comprehensive set of Free SQL tools anywhere. Take a look, download and pass them around. Why not - they are Free!

Community versions

We offer FREE community editions of our most popular products that include full Windows SQL Azure Database and SQL Server Express support

Community licenses

Get a FREE Single Server instance license of ApexSQL Monitor. Click here to learn more

Community leaders

FREE tools for SQL MVPs

ApexSQL recognizes Microsoft MVPs of all types including SQL Server MVPs, and SQL community leaders, bloggers, etc aka VIPs with Free licenses of ALL of our tools. If you are or have ever been an MVP and/or are currently actively contributing to the SQL Server community, let us know! Learn more

Community events

ApexSQL sponsors SQLSaturdays


If you are looking for sponsors for your SQLSaturday, give us a shout!


Just by attending an ApexSQL sponsored SQLSaturday and entering our raffle, you will get 1 FREE NFR license of ApexSQL Log

Find our raffle box at one of the events listed here and get a chance to win a FREE NFR license to ApexSQL Universal. If you don't get drawn out of the box, don’t worry, we have a consolation prize for you - 1 FREE NFR license of ApexSQL Log. With our raffle, everybody wins!

See the upcoming events we are sponsoring to see if an ApexSQL sponsored SQLSaturday is coming to a city near you!

Community collaboration

Let's work together

We are hiring writers for our new SQL Server blog, the SQL Shack. Learn more

We are looking for SQL Server bloggers to write articles about our products. Learn more

We are also looking for Whitepaper authors. Learn more