Date Added: Jun 2010
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is a scalable and reliable data warehouse platform for Business Intelligence (BI). SQL Server Fast Track Data Warehouse accelerates the data warehouse solution development with new SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise scalable reference architectures for HP, Dell, Bull, EMC, and IBM. Data warehouses built on Fast Track configurations can be fully integrated, Symmetric Multiprocessor (SMP) "Spokes" in a hub-and-spoke architecture. As the data grows to hundreds of terabytes, the Fast Track data warehouse can become part of a scale-out solution on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse, a highly scalable, enterprise-class data warehouse appliance that delivers high performance at a low cost through a Massively Parallel Processing (MPP).