SQL Server 2008 on Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Performance Guidance


Wow this is great day.  The SQL team has worked really hard in creating a performance guidance document with solid suggestions and performance numbers when running on WS08 Hyper-V.


They looked at OLAP and OLTP workloads.  Even if you are not running SQL it will give you and idea of how other database like workloads are likely to perform.


Check it out…
http://sqlcat.com/whitepapers/archive/2008/10/03/running-sql-server-2008-in-a-hyper-v-environment-best-practices-and-performance-recommendations.aspx


 

Comments (2)

  1. Mihir Patel says:

    Tony,

    Great article.  This should really help out DBA who wants to run SQL in a VM(s).

    thanks,

    Mihir