Consolidating Databases Using Virtualization Planning Guide
SQL Server Technical Paper
Technical Writer: Paul Jenkins
Technical Reviewers: Mark Mortimore, Nathan Johnson
Published: July 2011
Applies to: SQL Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008
Summary: The purpose of this guide is to provide a description of the technologies and best practices utilized to design a database consolidation solution; guidance will be appropriately defined throughout to prescribe configurations and considerations to implement for best results. Documentation of specific tasks will be very limited.