SAP on SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008

We are very proud to announce that SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 are now officially a supported solution for SAP.More information can be found in this press release. Some quick facts from our SAP portal site: Over 65,000 SAP installations are on the Windows Server platform Over 25,000 SAP installations are on SQL…


Running SQL Server 2008 in a Hyper-V Environment

This is probably one of the most frequently asked questions since we have released Hyper-V and SQL Server 2008.I guess you all know we do support running SQL Server 2008 in a virtual environment ask explained here. Like always there is no good answer to whether you should or should not run SQL Server in…


Some I/O improvements in Windows Server 2008

I already posted this on my previous blog but the question comes up so often I decided to do a repost. Windows Server 2008 offers a lot of new features that are very visible like Internet Information Server 7.0, a whole new virtualization model, Server Manager and many many more.  But being a SQL Server…


Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

In case you did not notice yet, Hyper-V has RTM’ed!!!More information can be found here and look here for more information about the performance of Hyper-V. Did you know we are running lots of websites on Hyper-V already?