You can learn the with content from the new SQL Server 2008 Jumpstart event. The site contains presentations, recordings, hands-on labs and demonstrations for the SQL Server 2008 JumpStart technical training event.
There are five tracks:
- Overview Sessions
- Database Infrastructure and Scalability
- Business Intelligence Part I & II
- Developer & Software + Services
- Application Compatibility & Upgrade
The online material includes presentations, videos, hands on labs and manuals, recorded webcasts, and the SQL Server 2008 Virtual PC used for the labs.
You'll be asked to register if you want to access the training material from the event. All the resources you need for testing your application on SQL Server can be downloaded from the Application Compatibility & Upgrade Track page.
If you are conducting Application Compatibility testing, remember to sign-in with your Windows LiveID and report your results through the SQL Server App Compat Testing Results Survey. If you encountered bugs with any of the product features, submit feedback to the SQL Server Engineering team so we can fix it. For online support go to the App Compat and Upgrade forum.