Web developers have an array of options to quickly create compelling applications with great user experiences. But, behind the look-and-feel, data is what drives many web-based solutions. Gain a flexible, cost-effective data platform needed to deliver web applications of all sizes by using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2. Develop solutions quickly with low or no upfront costs, and then seamlessly scale up with higher editions as usage and volume grows.
- Start with the free SQL Server 2008 R2 Express, and scale up as usage grows.
- Choose between on-premises and cloud deployment, or use a hybrid approach.
- Work with a range of languages, including ASP.NET, PHP, and Java.
- Leverage popular web applications like WordPress, Drupal, and many others.