Security feature-enhanced database platform
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 offers security feature enhancements that help provide effective management of security feature configuration, strong authentication and access control, powerful encryption and key management capabilities, and enhanced auditing.
Help protect your data with a database solution that is designed to be secure by default and secure in deployment.
Take control of your data by providing access to only users who need it, and by managing authentication and authorization effectively.
Protect sensitive data through built-in cryptographic capabilities and support for enterprise key management solutions.
Audit activity in your database systems for accountability and compliance.
Transparent Data Encryption Diagram
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Compare all features supported by the SQL Server 2008 editions.