Documentation for SQL Server 2014 Tools and Add-in Components

SQL Server 2014

The following table lists SQL Server tools and add-ins, and provides links to additional documentation in the MSDN Library.

Report Builder Help for SQL Server 2014Report Builder is a report authoring environment for business users.
Configuration ManagerConfiguration Manager is a tool to manage the services associated with SQL Server, to configure the network protocols used by SQL Server, and to manage the network connectivity configuration from SQL Server client computers.
SQL Server 2014 SetupSQL Server 2014 Installation documentation to assist with Setup.
SQL Server 2014 Upgrade Advisor [new]SQL Server 2014 Upgrade Advisor analyzes the configuration of installed SQL Server components, and then generates a report of issues that you must address to assure a successful upgrade.
SQL Server Servicing InstallationDocumentation to assist with applying updates to SQL Server components.
SQL Server Data Mining Add-ins for Office 2013Data Mining Add-ins for Office is a lightweight set of tools for predictive analytics that lets you use data in Excel to build analytical models for prediction, recommendation, or exploration.
Change Data Capture Designer for OracleChange Data Capture Designer for Oracle is used to develop and maintain Oracle CDC Instances.
Change Data Capture Service for OracleChange Data Capture Service for Oracle is a Windows service that scans Oracle transaction logs and captures changes to Oracle tables of interest into SQL Server change tables.
Microsoft Connector 1.1 for SAP BWThe Microsoft Connector 1.1 for SAP BW consists of a set of three components that let you extract data from, or load data into, an SAP Netweaver BW version 7 system.
Playback Capture for Upgrade AssistantThe Capture Playback workflow in Upgrade Assistant automates the workload trace capture process to be used for replay at a later time.
Microsoft ODBC Driver 11 for SQL Server on WindowsThe Microsoft ODBC Driver 11 for Windows is a stand-alone driver that provides an application programming interface (API) that implements the standard ODBC interfaces to Microsoft Windows.
Power Pivot for SharePointPower Pivot for SharePoint is an Analysis Services server running in SharePoint mode.

SQL Server 2014 Resources