SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse! 'Microsoft completes first TP, exhibits at TDWI'

Microsoft completed the first technology preview for SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse! “new, massively scalable data warehousing solution is unique because it offers hardware flexibility with configurations from the major hardware vendors - Bull, Dell, EMC, HP and IBM. Parallel Data Warehouse also offers customers very high scalability through a MPP (Massively Parallel […]

Microsoft completed the first technology preview for SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse! “new, massively scalable data warehousing solution is unique because it offers hardware flexibility with configurations from the major hardware vendors - Bull, Dell, EMC, HP and IBM. Parallel Data Warehouse also offers customers very high scalability through a MPP (Massively Parallel Processing) architecture, low total cost of ownership and rich business intelligence experience through integration with Microsoft BI technologies. Also, kick off of the Data Warehouse Institute (TDWI) World Conference 2010 in Las Vegas.” “We’re now taking customer nominations for second TP as well as the TAP, for more info email,” noted.

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