Description: With SQL Server 2016, Microsoft focuses on speed, security and luring customers away from Oracle
Source: Tech Crunch
Date: March 10, 2016
The SQL Server 2016 can’t just encrypt data at rest but also query it without having to decrypt it, using a relatively new cryptographic technique called “homeomorphic encryption.”
Questions for discussion:
1. Is the new type of encryption that Microsoft is pushing incentive enough for Oracle users to migrate?
2. What downfalls could there be when all storage is done in the cloud?