Firewall Configurations for SQL Server

I’ve been asked the question many times, and you probably have seen it before …The “warning” message that displays during a SQL Server installation and warns you about “Firewall” configurations. To optimize for a minimal footprint and maximum security, configuring the right firewall settings might be a bit hard for some of us, or even…

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SQL Server Code Name "Denali" CTP 3 - Product Guide

Our team is pleased to announce  the release of the SQL Server Code Name “Denali” Community Technology Preview 3 (CTP3) Product Guide v1.  It is available for download at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=225814.  The SQL Server Code Name “Denali”CTP3 Product Guide includes useful resources and demos that will help customersin their evaluation of CTP3.  14 Product Datasheets         8 PowerPoint Presentations5…

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Today is yet another milestone for SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse! -- Please welcome Dell PDW Appliance and Hadoop connectors

Today we announced at TDWI another giant leap in Microsoft’s datawarehousing offering.:   Today, businesses are increasingly facing a “data deluge,” as the complexity and volume of data grows steadily. Meanwhile, IT continues to grapple with how to manage, store that data, as well as unlock the valuable business insights that data holds.  That’s why…

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Microsoft Data Warehousing Offerings

Microsoft Data Warehousing Offerings     Summary   When implementing a database solution, a “one shoe fits all” approach assumes that all database workloads are largely similar. Microsoft recognizes the different, sometimes conflicting, needs of targeted database workloads such as Online Transactional Processing (OLTP), Data Warehousing, and Business Intelligence. Microsoft Data Warehousing offers a dedicated,…

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Setting up Alwayson Availability Groups in SQL Server codename "Denali"

SQL Server AlwaysOn is the new comprehensive high availability and disaster recovery solution in SQL Server Code-Named “Denali”. Using AlwaysOn, you can increase application availability and get a better return on your hardware investments through a simplified high availability (HA) deployment and management experience. In the following video, my colleague Gopal Ashok introduces on how…

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