The Dell Difference

Taking efficiency head-on

Efficiency in the enterprise is the simple yet effective model that helps you get the most out of your IT infrastructure. Achieve that with a Dell Solution for Microsoft SQL Server and set your organization on a clear path to innovation: 

  • Leverage accepted industry standards to eliminate the high cost of redundant and underutilized systems.
  • Apply proven solutions such as virtualization and storage consolidation to simplify your data center.
  • Implement tools to automate tasks and keep your technology — not your staff — working harder.

We make it all possible with:

  • Standards-based systems that deliver top-notch performance, flexibility and scalability
  • Business-ready configurations for fast, easy deployment of SQL Server 
  • Database assessment, design, implementation, support, administration and monitoring services
  • Dell PowerEdge™ servers with huge in-memory capacities and high-performance disk subsystems for quick analysis of massive data sets

The difference is clear — and creates your opportunity to succeed in today’s highly competitive marketplace.

  1. SQL Server Fast Track Data Warehouse for Dell

    Take the unknowns out of hardware selection and configurations for your Microsoft SQL Server data warehouse with the Microsoft SQL Server Fast Track Data Warehouse reference architecture for Dell servers.

  2. 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.

  3. Achieve a High-Performance OLTP Database With SQL and PowerEdge R720

    10 Mar 2012

    Optimize your data center efficiency and achieve a high-performance OLTP database using Microsoft SQL Server and a Dell PowerEdge R720 server with onboard PCIe SSD storage.

  4. Database Consolidation on Dell PowerEdge R810 Servers

    01 Jun 2010

    Consolidate your Microsoft SQL Server 2000 instances from multiple older servers onto a single system running SQL Server 2008 Release 2 (R2). Save space, reduce costs and decrease power consumption.

  5. Reduce Costs and Increase SQL Server OLTP Workload Service Levels

    01 Apr 2010

    Learn the benefits of moving from legacy two-socket servers to new Dell PowerEdge 4/2-socket servers and the performance gains achieved while running SQL Server database workloads.

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