• Simplify the Deployment & Management of Microsoft SQL Server with Dell EMC Storage 

      Dell EMC storage solutions for Microsoft SQL Server can be rightsized for performance and capacity at initial deployment and scale to meet future needs.

    • Modernize Your Microsoft SQL Server Environment

      • Automate the deployment of Microsoft SQL Server 2019 and Big Data Clusters with commonly used tool sets.
      • Consolidate multiple Microsoft SQL Server versions to ensure consistent performance & data services.
      • Improve productivity and accelerate time to market with end-to-end automation of protection and self-service database copies.
    • Optimize Your Microsoft SQL Server Data Estate

    • Dell EMC PowerStore provides Microsoft SQL Server with a data-centric, intelligent, and adaptable infrastructure that supports both traditional and modern workloads.

    • Dell EMC Data Storage for Microsoft SQL

      Rapidly Deploy Microsoft SQL Server 2019
      Dell Technologies has simplified the deployment and management of Docker containers for Microsoft SQL Server 2019, managed by Kubernetes. Deployment guides and best practices can be found in the Storage for Microsoft SQL Server Resources section below.
       

      Consolidate your Microsoft Data Estate
      Managing multiple versions of SQL Server is a reality for nearly all customer environments. Consolidating all of them on a single, modern all-flash, NVMe array provides enormous efficiencies and elevates performance, security, agility, and data protection.
       

      Right-size for Today and Beyond
      PowerStore is available in a variety of configurations to meet initial performance and capacity needs and scales up and out to meet future requirements. Go even further with Anytime Upgrades and end data migrations forever.

    • Solutions Offerings

    • Dell EMC PowerStore

      Dell EMC PowerStore

      The PowerStore storage appliance is capable of consolidating your Microsoft data estate with enterprise storage in a midrange package. Quickly gain insights with rapid deployments of Big Data Clusters leveraging common toolsets like Ansible.

    • Dell EMC Isilon

      Dell EMC Isilon

      Store, manage and protect unstructured data with efficiency and massive scalability. Dell EMC Isilon is the industry’s #1 family of scale-out network-attached storage systems, designed for demanding enterprise file workloads. Microsoft SQL Server Big Data Clusters can leverage Dell EMC Isilon through HDFS tiering to allow for faster insights.

    • Dell EMC Unity XT

      Dell EMC Unity XT

      Dell EMC Unity XT provides a high-performing storage solution for Microsoft SQL Server that is simple to deploy and scales up to meet the needs for all of your database instances. Moreover, inline data services ensure that databases are stored efficiently and securely for consolidation of all your Microsoft SQL Server instances.

    • Dell EMC PowerMax

      Dell EMC PowerMax

      For the most demanding of Microsoft SQL Server environments, Dell EMC PowerMax offers up to 15 million IOPS on an array with proven mission critical capabilities. PowerMax scales up and out to ensure predictable and consistent performance of Microsoft SQL Server databases regardless of use case.

    • SC

      SC Series

      Dell EMC SC Series provides great mid-range capabilities for the deployment and management of Microsoft SQL Server databases with a wide array of performance and protection requirements.

       

    • XtremIO X2

      XtremIO X2

      Dell EMC XtremIO X2 is powerful enterprise, all-flash scale-out array capable of delivering sub 500 microsecond response times while also allowing for advanced copy data management techniques that won’t effect your Microsoft SQL Server production databases.


    • Storage for Microsoft SQL Server Resources

    PORTFOLIO ASSETS

    • Why Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server

      Why Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server

      This paper reviews the value of Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server 2019 and earlier versions.

    • Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters (Solution Overview)

      Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters

      This paper looks at the value of Dell EMC Storage for Microsoft SQL Server Big Data Clusters.

    • The Dell Technologies Storage Infrastructure Enables Microsoft SQL Server Environments

      The Dell Technologies Storage Infrastructure Enables Microsoft SQL Server Environments

      This Enterprise Strategy Group paper reviews the Dell EMC Storage portfolio proposition for Microsoft SQL Server.

    POWERSTORE

    • Top 10 Reasons: Why PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top 10 Reasons: Why PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server

      Learn the Top 10 Reasons that PowerStore is a fit for consolidating your Microsoft SQL Server data estate.

    • Why Dell EMC PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server

      Why Dell EMC PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server

      This solution overview highlights the benefits of Dell EMC PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server.

    • Dell EMC PowerStore: Microsoft SQL Server Best Practices

      Dell EMC PowerStore: Microsoft SQL Server Best Practices

      Best Practices for the deployment and management of Microsoft SQL Server with Dell EMC PowerStore.

    • Dell EMC PowerStore: Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters

      Dell EMC PowerStore: Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters

      A more focused look at the best practices for the deployment and management of Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters.

    • Dell EMC PowerStore for SQL Server

      Dell EMC PowerStore for MicroSoft SQL Server

      Highlight video of the benefits of Dell EMC PowerStore for Microsoft SQL Server.

    UNITY XT

    • Top 10 Reasons: Why Unity XT for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top 10 Reasons: Why Unity XT for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top Reasons why customers deploy Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC Unity XT.

    • Dell EMC Unity XT for Microsoft SQL Server

      Dell EMC Unity XT for Microsoft SQL Server

      Explore the benefits of consolidating your Microsoft SQL Server data estate on Dell EMC Unity XT.

    • Dell EMC Unity: Microsoft SQL Server Best Practices

      Dell EMC Unity: Microsoft SQL Server Best Practices

      This whitepaper discusses the best practices for the deployment and management of Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC Unity XT.

    POWERMAX

    • Top 10 Reasons: Why Dell EMC PowerMax for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top 10 Reasons: Why Dell EMC PowerMax for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top Reasons Why Customers Deploy Dell EMC PowerMax for Microsoft SQL Server.

    • Consolidate Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC PowerMax

      Consolidate Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC PowerMax

      Explore the benefits of consolidating your Microsoft data estate on Dell EMC PowerMax.

    • Dell EMC PowerMax Storage for Mission-Critical SQL Server Databases

      Dell EMC PowerMax Storage for Mission-Critical Microsoft SQL Server Databases

      This whitepaper discussed the mission critical capabilities of Microsoft SQL Server when deployed on Dell EMC PowerMax.

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

    • Top 10 Reasons: Why XtremIO X2 for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top 10 Reasons: Why XtremIO X2 for Microsoft SQL Server

      Top Reasons Why Customers Deploy Dell EMC XtremIO X2 for Microsoft SQL Server.

    • Best Practices for Running Microsoft SQL Server on X2

      Best Practices for Running Microsoft SQL Server on X2

      This whitepaper discusses the best practices for the deployment and management of Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC XtremIO X2.

    • SQL Server High Availability and Disaster Recovery with Dell EMC SC Series

      SQL Server High Availability and Disaster Recovery with Dell EMC SC Series

      This whitepaper discusses the high availability and disaster recovery capabilities of Microsoft SQL Server on Dell EMC SC Series.