Scalability Experts, a Microsoft NSI Partner with Gold Competencies in Data Platform and Business Intelligence, Selected to Provide Consulting Services for SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW) and Database Consolidation Appliances
posted on March 05, 2012
New Assessments, POC and Implementation Services by Scalability Experts will Ensure Customers Achieve Top Database Performance and Gain Maximum Value from Appliances
Scalability Experts, Inc. announced today that Microsoft has selected Scalability Experts, aMicrosoft NSI Partner with Gold Competencies in Data Platform and Business Intelligence, tobe a consulting services partner for their new line of SQL Server 2008 R2 PDW and DatabaseConsolidation Appliances jointly developed with HP, Dell, and other hardware vendors.Scalability Experts will provide SQL Server consulting and implementation services to maximizethe out-of-the-box features, benefits and performance enterprise customers’ gain frompurchasing an appliance solution. Appliances, which are an integrated hardware, softwareand service solution, reduce complexity, lower costs and reduce the time it takes to set up asolution, compared to more traditional data warehouse or consolidation approaches. With tenyears of deep SQL Server database experience and the use of unique tools and methodologies,Scalability Experts can help customers determine the appliance that best fits their needs andmake deployment fast, easy and seamless.
“When it came to selecting a company to help us support and deploy these new SQL Serverdatabase appliances for customers, Scalability Experts was an easy choice,” said TobiasSchmidt, Sr. Product Manager Microsoft. “Scalability Experts will be a part of a select numberof highly specialized and qualified organizations that will be engaged with SQL Server appliancecustomers. Scalability Experts’ deep database experience will help customers by providingassessments, architectural design review sessions, proof of concepts and other implementationservices to make sure customers get the most value from their appliance.”
The new Enterprise Database Consolidation Appliance offers a complete out of the box solutionoptimized for SQL Server to speed deployment, reduce sprawl and simplify the managementof thousands of databases with a private cloud. The consolidation appliance helps customersdeploy databases in minutes instead of weeks; reduces operations costs up to 75 percentthrough savings in floor space, energy and infrastructure; and requires no application ordatabase changes when customers consolidate databases.
The SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse Appliance, optimized to improve access,delivers faster queries and any size PDW implementation can be deployed 10 times faster than traditional deployments. It also provides the agility needed to grow from 38 to more than500 terabytes of information, without impact to performance. The SQL Server 2008 R2 PDWAppliance is a complete solution with a single view across the enterprise that lowers costs,reduces risk and speeds up the delivery of information resulting in faster business benefits.
“We are seeing a significant increase in market interest and demand for appliance solutionsdeveloped by Microsoft, HP and other hardware vendors”, said Raj Gill, CTO and President ofScalability Experts. “With the growth in data that companies are experiencing each year andthe costs associated with application sprawl, many are looking for easier solutions to improvecapacity, increase scalability and simplify their database infrastructure. These appliancesprovide a very efficient way to meet a customer’s growing needs. At SE we are excited that wewere one of the first partners to be fully trained on this new technology and we are activelyhelping Microsoft with a number of customers already,” Gill added.
Scalability Experts celebrates its 10 year anniversary this year and has been a leader inincreasing the performance and scalability of customers’ mission critical systems. Using itsunique ScaleFast implementation methodology and specialized tools and methodologies, SEcan analyze, design and deploy an end-to-end solution faster and at a lower cost than otherIT service providers. With offices in the U.S., Dubai, Singapore and India, SE’s SQL migrationand upgrade services to SQL Server 2012, scalability assessments, performance tuning,consolidation, virtualization, BI, appliance and cloud services are available on a global basis.
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