This session was under wraps – now it is unveiled! SQL Server 2022 is here. In this session, I'll go over all the new capabilities in SQL Server 2022 including how to connect with Azure for disaster recovery, near real-time analytics, and security. I will show you innovations in the database engine for security, performance, and availability including SQL Server Ledger. You will learn about enhancements to Query Store and the next generation of Intelligent Query Processing allowing you to gain performance with no code changes. And there will be demos! I'll also show you new extensions for the T-SQL language including data virtualization object storage, JSON functions, and time-series. Come see the SQL engineering team live show and demonstrate for you the latest release of SQL Server, the new hybrid data platform.