Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard
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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard License

If you have a small organization or a department and need a complete data management and business intelligence platform, you should consider Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard. Available at a discounted price and with  maximum freedom and flexibility from My Choice Software, this software lets you maximize your database management without stretching your precious IT resources.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard includes many useful features. Backup compression reduces data backups by as much as 60 percent, thereby freeing up staff time for other tasks. The software provides high-scale complex event processing with SQL Server StreamInsight, and it provides multiserver management capabilities.

Administrators can centrally monitor and manage database applications, instances or servers. The software expands powerful business intelligence tools to all users with SQL Server PowerPivot for Excel.

My Choice Software guarantees successful installation of this product, and were just a toll-free phone call away if you need help with installation or have any questions.

SQL Server 2008 Standard delivers a complete data management and business intelligence platform for departments and small organizations to run their applications, helping enable effective database management with minimal IT resources. The following capabilities are new to Standard:

  • Backup Compression to reduce data backups by up to 60% and help reduce time spent on backups*
  • Can be managed instance for application and multi-server management capabilities
  • High-scale complex event processing with SQL Server StreamInsight
Built on the strong foundation of SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 delivers several breakthrough capabilities that will enable your organization to scale database operations with confidence, improve IT and developer efficiency, and enable highly scalable and well-managed business intelligence on a self-service basis for your users.

Features and benefits of SQL Server 2008 : 
  • Supports data consistency across heterogeneous systems through SQL Server Master Data Services
  • Allows administrators to centrally monitor and manage multiple database applications, instances, or servers
  • Empowers business users to build and share powerful business intelligence solutions with little or no IT support, while still enabling IT to monitor and manage user-generated business intelligence solutions
  • Enables high-scale, complex event-stream processing through SQL Server StreamInsight
  • Accelerates the development and deployment of applications and provides improved support for virtualization through Hyper-V with Live Migration in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Expands powerful business intelligence tools to all users with SQL Server PowerPivot for Excel

SQL Server 2008 Standard

ManufacturerMicrosoft Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number228-08404
Manufacturer Website Address
Brand NameMicrosoft
Product NameSQL Server 2008 Standard
Marketing Information

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard is a data management and business intelligence platform that provides best-in-class ease of use and manageability for running departmental applications.

Package TypeRetail
Distribution Media/MethodDVD-ROM
Product TypeSoftware
Software Main TypeDatabase
Software Sub TypeDBMS
Software NameSQL Server 2008 Standard Edition
Language SupportedEnglish
Platform SupportedPC
Operating System SupportedWindows
License TypeComplete Product
License PricingStandard
License Quantity1 Processor
System Requirements


  • 1 GHz

Operating System:

  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008


  • 512 MB RAM

Optical Drive:

  • CD-ROM


  • Internet Explorer 6 with Service Pack 1 or later
  • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8 with Service Pack 1 or later
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
  • Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5 or later
  • Mouse or compatible device
  • VGA monitor

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