Deploying SQL Server

Getting up and running

Use our advisor tool and tested, validated configurations to deploy your Dell™ | SQL Server® solution with confidence. The flexibility of x86 architecture enables you to scale up or down with ease as business demands change and provide the reliability of open-standards architecture to reduce complexity in the data center.

For assistance, call Dell deployment services for unparalleled deployment expertise and hands-on help. Our service teams can help you:
  • Address SQL Server sprawl to consolidate your environment.
  • Improve uptime and address business continuity requirements.
  • Launch business-ready configurations that save you time and money.
  1. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 virtualized on PowerEdge FX - reference architecture

    03 Dec 2014

    Reference architecture whitepaper detailing configuration of Microsft SQL Server 2014 virtualized with Hyper-V on the new PowerEdge FX server platform with Compellent SC4020 SAN storage, including guidelines and best practices to deploy a SQL Server database on the Dell PowerEdge FX platform.

  2. Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Solutions for OLTP Applications on Dell PowerEdge VRTX

    01 Jun 2013

    Improve efficiency and simplify your remote and small office environments with Dell PowerEdge VRTX platform running Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database. Review the architecture, configuration and best practices of this shared infrastructure and virtualization solution.

  3. 3-2-1 Reference Configuration: R720 Upgrade Performance

    06 Sep 2012

    Learn about Dell 3-2-1 Reference Configurations for PowerEdge R720 servers — a selection of easy to deploy, manage and upgrade virtualized infrastructure solutions that can help you deliver the performance your business needs.

  4. SQL Server Consolidation and TCO: Principled Technologies Test Report

    03 Apr 2012

    Explore the benefits of consolidating database servers with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and the Dell PowerEdge R720xd server.

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