Data Management

TechNet Webcast: SQL Server 2008 R2: Server Consolidation (Level 300)

Watch Now Date Added: Apr 2010
Format: Webcast

The presenter of this webcast looks at the different consolidation methods one can employ when dealing with Microsoft SQL Server database software, including virtualization. The presenter reviews the benefits of consolidation, which can include simply moving resources from one physical machine to another, and it discusses consolidating multiple databases onto a single server, merging databases into a single database, and using multiple instances on a single server. The presenter also explains how SQL Server machines can be virtualized to run on Hyper-V, which fully supports the SQL Server workload.