Microsoft® SQL Server® is a widely used database that is used to support a wide range of applications. This page is designed to pool the available resources on this topic and provide a home for discussion.

Support Policy for Microsoft SQL Server Products That Are Running in a Hardware Virtual Environment

Virtualizing SQL Server Resources

White paper: Performance Characterization of SQL Server 2005 VMs on ESX Server 3.5 Published 3/31/08 Web Chat Transcript – 4/1/2008: Virtualizing SQL on VMware
Virtualization Frontier Blog: Running SQL 2005 in a VM White paper: Virtualizing SQL Server 2005 on ESX 2.5
Virtualization Frontier Blog: SQL Server on VMware Server SQLBlog.com: SQL Server 2008 Preconfigured VMs