Several questions have been raised on the forum regarding use of composite projects. This post discusses composite projects in general and then describes a technique you can use with Schema Compare for synchronizing composite projects with changes that have been made to the database.
If you’re attending TechEd North America this week, make sure to sync up with the SSDT team! Team members will be staffing a Cloud on Your Terms demo station in the Exhibition Hall, where we’ll be available to discuss SSDT and answer any questions you may have.
Since the release of Visual Studio 2012 RC, the SQL Server Data Tools team has become aware of several reports of SSDT no longer working when machines are upgraded from Visual Studio 2012 Beta to Visual Studio 2012 RC. As a follow up to our investigation of the issue,
LocalDB is a version of SQL Server Express created specifically for developers. If you’re new to LocalDB, the Introducing LocalDB blog post is a great starting point to learn more but in summary, LocalDB is a fast, lightweight SQL Server instance that requires minimal management or configuration.