Designing a Private Cloud Infrastructure for SQL Server

Do you want to learn how Microsoft helped one of the largest Financial Services organizations in the world design a Private Cloud infrastructure using Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center 2012 to standardize and consolidate hundreds of SQL Server  instances? Then this session is for you, as it will cover the planning, design and operational phases affiliated with a real live case study. 

The following strategies and technologies from the customer engagement will be showcased: How the SQL Server inventory of the existing environment was collected, What hardware was utilized to create the
Private Cloud, How were SQL Server Databases migrated to the Private Cloud, How were new SQL Server instances automatically provisioned using the SQL DAC integration tool included in Virtual Machine Manager 2012 , How System Center AppController was used to provide self-service capabilities for the SQL Server Private Cloud.  Finally, high availability, disaster recovery across datacenters, and monitoring for the Private Cloud will be discussed.

Presented by Ross Mistry at SQLBits X
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    Ross Mistry is a best-selling author, former SQL Server MVP and enterprise architect with Microsoft.  Ross designs technology solutions for Microsoft’s largest customers at the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Silicon Valley.  His recent books include; Introducing SQL Server 2008 R2 (MSPress), Windows Server 2008 R2 Unleashed (SAMS) and SQL Server 2008 Management and Administration (SAMS). You can follow him on twitter @RossMistry
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