Solution Deployment (Database Engine)

This section describes how to deploy various SQL Server Database Engine solutions.

Deploying Data-tier Applications

Contains information about how to deploy a data-tier application (DAC). A DAC defines all the SQL Server Database Engine schema and instance objects (such as tables, views, and logins) that are required to support an application.

Deploying a Scalable Shared Database

Contains a description of the scalable shared database feature (which allows you to scale out a read-only database built exclusively for reporting purposes) and how to deploy it.

Deploying SQL Server Express

Contains information about setting up and using SQL Server Express.