Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Released to ManufacturingBy Channel Insider Staff | Print
Microsoft's next generation SQL Server database management system went to manufacturing this week and customers can expect to see the product through distribution channels in a few weeks. Improvements include scalability, analytics, reporting and data management.Microsoft released the final version of SQL Server 2008 Release 2 (R2) to manufacturing today.
According to Microsoft, customers can expect availability in the next few weeks through Microsoft distribution channels. The update features a number of enhancements centered on scalability, analytics, reporting and data management. More than 300,000 users downloaded the database's technology previews, the company said.