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SQL create database automation

ApexSQL Build is a SQL Server development tool that can build databases, scripts or executable installers from SQL scripts, scripts folders, snapshots or source control projects. ApexSQL Build also supports database builds for SQL Azure Databases and Amazon RDS for SQL Server.
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  • Create executable installation packages

  • Consolidate multiple SQL scripts

  • Ensure error free deployments

  • Deploy databases directly from SQL source control

  • Build databases from scripts, source control, etc

  • Preview the script impact by action or SQL object


Source control integration

Build and upgrade SQL databases directly from source control, including Git, Mercurial, Perforce, Subversion, and Team Foundation Server. Learn more

Database installers

Deploy SQL databases in a single click using executable installers

Build packages

Deploy SQL databases across remote environments using a C# solution or executable installers. Learn more

Deployment scripts

Combine multiple objects scripts into a single deployment or upgrade SQL script. Learn more

Accurate dependencies

Recognize all objects interdependencies, even the ones SQL Server itself fails to identify. Learn more

Customizable properties

Provide properties for the newly deployed database

Custom script support

Augment the deployment package with your own post-deployment script. Learn more

Transparent decryption

Create or update databases containing encrypted objects

Customizable builds

Deploy some, most, or all of your objects. Learn more

Export data source

Export databases to snapshots, scripts, or directly to source control

Full Command Line Interface support

Automate deployment processes unattended. Learn more

Include static data

Insert static (aka lookup) data into selected tables

Visual themes

Customize the visual appearance with interface themes. Learn more

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Trenton D Souza Application Manager, Clinical NetwoRx

John Saunders

Thanks for great products!

John Saunders Microsoft MVP, Connected System Developer

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