PDW is a data warehousing appliance that ships to your door pre-built to handle your largest performance, scale, and availability requirements.
First in class for medium to the largest data warehouses, Microsoft SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse (SQL Server PDW) is a massively parallel processing appliance that scales out to handle your growing data size and performance needs up to your largest scale requirements. Simple to deploy, SQL Server PDW is delivered as a pre-built appliance with software, hardware, and networking components already pre-installed. PDW provides high-speed parallel query processing, highly scalable data storage, and high-speed data transfer for the largest data warehousing workloads.
Scale and perform beyond your traditional SQL Server SMP with PDW’s massively parallel processing (MPP) appliance that can handle the extremes of your largest mission critical requirements of performance, scale, and availability.
Parallel Data Warehouse is an appliance that is co-engineered by Microsoft and key hardware partners to deliver a pre-built, pre-optimized, and pre-installed box that ships to your door.
Benefit from a complete data warehouse solution that includes integration with Hadoop (Big Data), and with Microsoft Business Intelligence, ETL/ELT, and data cleansing solutions.
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