Virtualise and Consolidate SQL Server with confidence on Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V

  The study by ESG Labs, demonstrates performance, scalability, and low overhead of Hyper-V can be used to reduce costs and improve the manageability, flexibility, and availability of SQL Server workloads. Through their testing, ESG Lab confirmed that the performance and scalability of Windows Server 2012 with Hyper-V makes it possible to consolidate a tier-1…

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New Public Previews of Hadoop for Windows and Windows Azure

Public previews of Windows Azure HDInsight Service and Microsoft HDInsight Server for Windows, Microsoft’s Apache Hadoop-based solutions for Windows Azure and Windows Server. For more information and access to the previews go to – http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/en/us/solutions-technologies/business-intelligence/big-data.aspx Why Microsoft HDInsight? 100% Apache Hadoop compatible Big Data implementation. Microsoft support of HDInsight on Windows Server and Windows Azure….

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