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    Microsoft® Consolidation Planning Tool for SQL Server v1.0

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    Microsoft Consolidation Planning Tool for SQL Server (CPT) is an Excel Add-in that can help customers identify which source servers can be consolidated onto a given set of destination servers based on major resource consumption such as CPU and memory.
    • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.
      Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      How to Get Started v2.6.mht

      CPT_x64.MSI

      CPT_x86.MSI

      Date Published:

      10/12/2010

      File Size:

      66 KB

      935 KB

      935 KB


        Microsoft Consolidation Planning Tool for SQL Server (CPT) is an Excel Add-in that can help customers identify which source servers can be consolidated onto a given set of destination servers based on major resource consumption such as CPU and memory. This will help eliminate the laborious manual work required for consolidation planning and it will provide an accurate and scientifically calculated recommendations to enable customers to make an informative decision before purchasing hardware or optimizing the current deployment solution. (The tool assumes the user will run Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit (MAP toolkit) first to obtain resource consumption data.)
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista

          Windows Server 2008 R2; Windows 7; Windows Vista

        • Other Requirements:

        • This component requires Microsoft Excel 2007 or later be loaded on the client Machine
        • This component requires MAP 5.5, it has integrated most features of CPT. You can download it here
      • Installation instructions for the .msi file:

          Download and run the .MSI for the correct architecture.

          Note: If you have support questions or require additional information, please contact cpthelp@microsoft.com.

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