Updated: Dec 24, 2021
Microsoft announced that SQL Server 2022 at the Ignite conference, bringing several significant new features that will influence many changes.
A few exciting features of SQL Server 2022 are:
Failover to Azure SQL Managed Instance
Parameter sensitive plan optimization
Seamless analytics over on-premise operational data
Database Ledger with blockchain functionality
Query store and Peer-to-Peer replica conflict resolution
Azure Synapse Link integration
Industry leading performance, availability
The following image shows the SQL Server 2022 Wheels of Power.
SQL Server 2022 Wheels of Power
Currently, SQL Server 2022 is announced as a private preview. However, you can learn more about it using the following resources.