With the release to manufacturing (RTM) of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 database software, now is the time to prepare for new levels of innovation. Take training to learn how to use-and promote-new features that increase scalability and improve efficiency.
With SQL Server 2008 R2, you can:
- Enable business users to build and share actionable BI with little or no IT support by using SQL Server PowerPivot for Excel.
- Accelerate the development and deployment cycle, and centralize application monitoring and management to improve developer efficiency.
- Scale to hundreds of terabytes without sacrificing performance or increasing cost with SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse.