Private Cloud Computing

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Optimizing SQL Server for Private Cloud

Microsoft offers a comprehensive solution for optimizing your databases for Private Cloud. Optimizing SQL Server for Private Cloud solutions will help ensure that your computer, network and storage resources are used efficiently, reducing physical footprint, as well as capital and operational expenses. It will give you the ability to scale your resources efficiently and deploy the resources on demand without compromising control.

Key Capabilities
  • Resource Pooling - consolidating your databases
  • Elasticity - scaling your compute, network and storage resources efficiently
  • Self-Service - ability to deploy resources on demand quickly
  • Control and Customize - drive standardization and compliance

Technical Highlights

Consolidate databases to reduce capital and operational expenses and drive Green IT

Discover SQL database Sprawl and Start capacity planning
  • Use Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit to gain full details on your existing database sprawl SQL and non-SQL databases.

  • Use Microsoft Consolidation Planning Tool for SQL Server to help database architects plan their consolidation efforts.

Consolidation options
  • Use SQL Server Upgrade Advisor Tool to analyze all of your SQL server instances and determine configuration changes before upgrade. Use SQL Server Migration Assistant Tool (SSMA) to help automate the migration process from non-SQL databases to SQL Server.

Physical to virtual migration
  • Use Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager for end to end management of your physical to virtual migration.

Virtualize and manage instances
  • Use Windows Server Hyper-V to virtualize and System Center Virtual Machine Manager to manage the complete life cycle of your virtual instances.