Consolidate your Microsoft® SQL Server® databases on the Dell™ Active System 800 platform — a fully converged virtualized infrastructure that integrates PowerEdge™ 12th generation M620 blade servers, EqualLogic™ 10GbE Internet SCSI (iSCSI) storage and 10GbE networking using PowerEdge I/O (input/output) aggregators and Dell Force10™ switches.

Active System 800 can help you:

  • Achieve flexibility and scalability with its modular infrastructure
  • Increase networking bandwidth with flexible I/O networking model
  • Increase efficiency with its converged networking fabric
  • Reduce operational costs and complexity with its converged infrastructure management

Performance test results running small, medium and large workloads on Active System 800 showed that the solution performed within the accepted range of response time. Review the architecture, configurations and performance evaluation of Active System 800 to help you deploy and consolidate your SQL Server databases on a flexible and highly efficient virtualized infrastructure.