Now that SQL Server 2014 is out – wondering how you can leverage the power of In-Memory OLTP for your applications

Take a look at this great whitepaper recently published that discusses common patterns for implementing and leveraging the new In-memory OLTP capabilities of SQL Server 2014. Download the whitepaper from: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn673538.aspx In-Memory OLTP allows users to move data into memory resident tables while keeping other data in traditional, disk-based table structures. For performance critical workloads,…

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SQL Server 2014 sets world record breaking performance according to TPC benchmarks

On April 16, the industry standard organization for performance benchmarking, TPC (Transaction Processing Performance Council), verified that Microsoft SQL Server 2014 broke the world record for the On-Line Transaction Processing (OLTP) workload with the TPC-E and broke multiple world records for Data warehousing (DW) with the TPC-H.  Highlights: Microsoft and HP breaks the 10TB TPC-H…

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SQL Server 2014 Database as a Service Whitepaper

Database as a Service Reference Architecture Guide: SQL Server 2014 http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=42321 This guide to building the infrastructure for hosting Microsoft® SQL Server® Database as a Service (DBaaS) is not limited to a particular type of hardware. By using the features of SQL Server 2014 and Hyper-V® virtual machines with Microsoft System Center 2012, a hosting…

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