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Virtualizing SQL Server with VMware: Doing it Right

If you have been told to virtualise your companies SQL servers, this book has lots of the information you require.  While it could be said that one Windows Server is a virtual machine like another other you already manage, you will soon notice that SQL brings new challenges.

Benchmark Storage Performance

Our virtual machine backup application is not completing jobs within the timeframe required and the application is reporting that the storage is the problem.  Rather than just accepting the destination storage is an issue and start modifing the configuration.  This blog describes how to benchmark actual storage perfomance, so that configuration changes can be proven as better or maybe even worse.