SQL Server 2014 product guide available

From a BI perspective I do not see much new stuff except a lot of emphasis on Hadoop (“Big Data”) integration. One interesting thing I noted was that they actually mention PerformancePoint, which they have not talked about in a long time. I had my money on the service being killed or merged into something else like PowerView. Guess I was wrong, in the short term at least. And perhaps columnstore indexes + tabular in directquery mode is something to explore?

Get it here: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39269

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