Trusted SQL Server 2008 provides the highest levels of security, reliability, and scalability for your business-critical applications.
Protect valuable Information
Ensure business continuity
Enable predictable response
Productive To take advantage of new opportunities in today's fast-moving business world, companies need the ability to create and deploy data-driven solutions quickly. SQL Server 2008 reduces time and cost of management and development of applications.
Manage by policies
Simplify application development
Store most any information
Intelligent SQL Server 2008 provides a comprehensive data platform, delivering intelligence where your users want it.
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Virtual Labs Experience Microsoft SQL Server 2008 hands on through virtual labs. Virtual labs are simple, with no setup or installation required. You get a downloadable manual and a 90-minute block of time for each module.
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