Install SQL Server Management Tools
Applies To: SQL Server 2016 Preview
SQL Server Management tools include the following components:
SQL Server Management Studio (Download SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS))
SQL Server Profiler
SQL Server Database Tuning Advisor
Command prompt tools, such as sqlcmd.exe and osql.exe.
SQL Server Management Studio is available as a separate free download. Download the latest version of SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).
SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) is a separate free web download. Download SQL Server Data Tools for more information.
Regardless of how many instances of SQL Server, Analysis Services, or Reporting Services are installed on a computer, only one copy of SQL Server 2016 Management Tools will be installed.
SQL Server 2016 Management Tools can run side-by-side on the same computer with earlier versions of SQL Server Management Tools.