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Microsoft SQL Server Launch Coming

30 Jan

As the countdown continues to the launch of   the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server, the excitement levels continue to   rise and rise, and why shouldn’t they given all that SQL Server 2012 brings   with it?! To help make sure you are aware of your opportunity to participate   in our Virtual Launch event that we are conducting on March 7, 2012 and to   let you know about a bunch of SQL Server 2012 information and resources that   are available now and have been shared recently, I am putting up this quick   collection for you here on the blog.

First,   let’s start with the SQL Server 2012 Virtual Launch Event that is taking   place on March 7, 2012. The event will feature Keynote presentations by:

      

  • Ted KummertCorporate        Vice President, Business Platform Division, Microsoft
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  • Quentin Clark Corporate Vice President, Database Systems Group,        Microsoft

In   addition, there will be a series of over 30+ sessions delivered across three   tracks:

      

  • Breakthrough Insights
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  • Mission Critical Confidence
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  • Cloud on your Terms

Also, you   will have the opportunity to connect with product experts and MVPs by   chatting with them and asking questions in the virtual lounge.

      

  • Agenda – You        can see the full agenda for the March 7th event HERE.       
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  • Register        – You can register to attend the March 7th Virtual Launch Event HERE.       

In   addition to participating in the Virtual Launch Event, they will also be   offering prizes for people based on their earning badges for doing activities   such as watching the keynote, tweeting, and much more. Some of the prizes   included include: cash gift cards, BOSE headphones, and Xbox Kinects.

Now for   some of the other information, resources, etc. for you around SQL Server 2012   that you may want to check out and utilize:

SQL   Server 2012 Release Candidate:

      

  • SQL Server 2012 RC0 is available for download right        now. Why not download it today and get started with SQL Server 2012?

SQL   Server 2012 General:

SQL   Server 2012 Licensing:

SQL   Server 2012 Online Books & Documentation:

SQL   Server Web Sites:

SQL   Server Virtual Labs:

      

  • Check out the SQL Server Virtual Labs available online, including:
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    • Upgrading to SQL Server 2012
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    • Installing and managing SQL Server 2012 on Windows         Server
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    • Always on Availability Groups
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    • and many more…
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Other   items:

Be sure to   take a few minutes and register at the link above to join us for the March   7th SQL Server 2012 Virtual Launch event, download the SQL Server 2012   Release Candidate and utilize the SQL Server 2012 resources included above   for you. I hope you find them helpful and they help get you pointed in the   right direction for your goals with SQL Server 2012. By the way, if you have   the Microsoft Partner   Info mobile app installed on you Windows Phone, you have access to the   latest from the SQL Server Team by simply clicking on SQL Server under   “Products” on the home page of the app.

  This posting is provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no   rights

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