Enable high availability and performance at a lower total cost of ownership.
SQL Server 2012 helps protect an organization’s infrastructure - with the required nines and performance at the right price. Microsoft offers a trusted platform and business partner, and an ecosystem of experienced vendors.
"SQL Server 2012 will be used as the foundation for our database platform across all digital screens, driving higher levels of redundancy while maintaining a consistent commerce experience at all transaction volumes."
Hany KaiserOperating VP of Technology, HSN
Dig deeper into the capabilities of SQL Server through white papers written by top experts.
SQL Server 2012 allows you to gain a wealth of product improvements, planning tools, and licensing support programs to help you with the ever - changing organization. Deliver greater peace of mind with built-in manageability tools.
"SQL Server 2012 has provided a robust management platform for our massive data volumes... By using AlwaysOn, we no longer worry about availability during peak periods."
Yu KeChief Engineer, Shenzhen Institute of Standards and Technology
Learn more about how manageability of the SQL Server 2012 Database Engine is improved by enhancements to tools and monitoring features.
SQL Server 2012 takes performance a generational leap forward, delivering xVelocity alongside a range of tools that help make that performance more consistent and predictable.
"Restructuring our data warehouses with xVelocity has helped reduce time to reporting by up to 99%."
Wolfgang KutscheraTeam Leader of Database Engineering, bwin.party
xVelocity in SQL Server 2012 Delivers Order-of-Magnitude Gains for Data Warehouse Queries.
SQL Server 2012 through many new security features and enhancements makes it even easier for organizations to meet security and compliance policies.
"We are excited about implementing contained databases with SQL Server 2012,” says Erickson. “By doing so, we can bring security to the database level so that we can increase control over each system - and simplify our global security model"
Bob EricksonEVP, Software Development, Interlink Technologies