To get the latest updates, simply double click on the Refresh Samples icon on the desktop:
As an example of the BDS performance improvement (and - this is a BDL VM - so the actual numbers aren't nec. interesting. But, it
gets the performance concepts across) - I ran a few tests with the following query:
select count(*) from table
where custid = 1185972
I ran this query 3 times against different tables:
The VM doesn't have Big Data SQL Cells - so you don't see smartscan and storage indexes - which would show even more performance benefits.
BDS 3.0.x is a great release. Take it for a spin!