Dan Jones: Sticking with the mountain theme, the next major release of SQL Server is codenamed Denali. Here are a few interesting facts about Denali, the mountain:</p>
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- Located in Alaska
- Official name is Mount McKinley (per the U.S. Board on Geographic Names)
- The highest mountain peak in North America @ 20,320 ft or 6,194 m above sea level
- Denali means “the great one”
- Temperatures as low as -75.5 °F (-60 °C) and windchills as low as -118.1 °F (-83 °C) have been recorded by an automated weather station located at 18,700 feet (5,700 m).