Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

ApexSQL (Structured Query Language) Complete
ApexSQL (Structured Query Language) Complete Technology

General InformationGeneral Information help

Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

Website: Go to site
Description: ApexSQL Complete is a free Structured Query Language (SQL) Server Management Studio (SSMS) and Visual Studio add-in with a variety of SQL Server productivity features. This add-in automatically completes SQL statements, reviews an object`s script and description, improves productivity by inserting predefined or custom code snippets, identifies the structure of complex SQL queries, keeps track of all tabs, logs every executed query, easily navigates to SQL objects, checks queries in test mode, colors query tabs by environment, and searches in query results grids.

This product requires an implementation of Microsoft SQL Server to compare SQL objects and structure queries. When connecting to the database, public role membership and `View Any Definition` permissions are required. This product supports encrypted objects.

It is possible to configure this product for use with an Azure SQL Database or SQL Server on Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS). The scope of this entry is limited to non-Cloud implementations of this product for use with Microsoft SQL Server.

The TRM decisions in this entry only apply to technologies and versions owned, operated, managed, patched, and version-controlled by VA. This includes technologies deployed as software installations on VMs within VA-controlled cloud environments (e.g., VA Enterprise Cloud (VAEC)). Cloud services provided by the VAEC, which are listed in the VAEC Service Catalog, and those controlled and managed by an external Cloud Service Provider (i.e., SaaS) are not in the purview of the TRM. For more information on the use of cloud services and cloud-based products within VA, including VA private clouds, please see the Enterprise Cloud Solutions Office (ECSO) Portal at:
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
Decision: View Decisions

Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v22.10
Decision Date: 10/05/2022 at 21:49:04 UTC
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: ApexSQL LLC
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (10/05/2022 at 21:49:04 UTC).