Download an AdventureWorks database
Note You can download the LT version of AdventureWorks2012 by clicking the SQL Server 2012 OLTP tile. You can download the LT version of AdventureWorks2008 by clicking the SQL Server 2008 R2 DW tile.
- The AdventureWorks OLTP database supports standard online transaction processing scenarios for a fictitious bicycle manufacturer (Adventure Works Cycles). Scenarios include Manufacturing, Sales, Purchasing, Product Management, Contact Management, and Human
- The AdventureWorks DW database demonstrates how to build a data warehouse.
- The AdventureWorks LT database is a simplified and smaller sample database helpful for those new to relational database technology.
- The SQL Azure database is a SQL Azure version of the AdventureWorks2012 database.
AdventureWorks Sample OLTP Database for more details about the sample databases and business scenarios for SQL Server sample databases.