Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is a cloud-ready information platform that will help organizations unlock breakthrough insights across the organization and quickly build solutions to extend data across on-premises and public cloud, backed by mission critical confidence.
Required 9s and protection
Deliver required uptime and data protection, server to cloud without wasting time and money.
Gain breakthrough and predictable performance backed by industry-leading benchmarks.
Rapid data discovery
Empower end users with insights through rapid data exploration and visualization.
Managed self-service BI
Enable users with self-service BI while gaining better monitoring and management capabilities for IT.
Scale on demand
Scale on demand with flexible and hybrid deployment options on your terms server to cloud.
Extend any data, virtually anywhereProduct Highlights
Extend the reach of data virtually anywhere across server and/or cloud with expansive developer technologies.
- The 9s you need with AlwaysOn
- Blazing-fast query performance with ColumnStore index
- Rapid data discovery via power view and PowerPivot
- Credible, consistent data via BI semantic model and data quality services
- Scale on demand from devices to datacenter to cloud
- Write applications once, run anywhere with SQL Server data tools
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