SQL Server 2008 Improvement Pillars
|With SQL Server 2008 June CTP release, customers can immediately utilize new capabilities that support their mission-critical platform and enable pervasive insight across the enterprise. SQL Server 2008 lays the groundwork for innovative policy-based management that enables administrators to reduce their time spent on maintenance tasks. SQL Server 2008 provides enhancements in the SQL Server BI platform by enabling customers to provide up-to-date information with Change Data Capture and MERGE features, and develop highly scalable analysis services cubes with new development environments.
The chart below depicts some of the significant improvements coming online with each CTP. Below, you see a list of improvements in the June CTP. Click on any improvement in the chart below to explore and learn more about it.