Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise delivers comprehensive security, reliability, manageability, and scalability for demanding transaction processing, business intelligence, and data-warehousing applications.
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is a complete set of enterprise-ready technologies and tools that help you derive the most value from information at the lowest total cost of ownership. Enjoy high levels of performance, availability, and security; employ more productive management and development tools; and deliver pervasive insight with self-service business intelligence (BI).
Top features of SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise include:
- Database mirroring
- Hot-add memory and CPU support
- Enterprise key management
- PowerPivot for Microsoft SharePoint Server
- UCS-2 Unicode data compression
- No additional cost for multicore processors
- Up to 16-node failover clusters
- Transparent data encryption
- Central management of up to 25 instances
- Master Data Services