Breakthrough Data Platform Performance with SQL 2014

Current support level
End
Mainstream
End
Extended
SQL Server 2005
SQL Server 2005 SP4 is in
extended support, which ends on
April 12, 2016
April 12, 2011
April 12, 2016
SQL Server 2008
and 2008 R2
SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 are
in extended support which
includes security updates, paid
support, and requires purchasing
non-security hotfix support
July 8, 2014
July 9, 2019
SQL Server 2012
SQL Server 20012 SP2+ is in
mainstream support until CY 2017
July 11, 2017
July 12, 2022
SQL Server 2014
Currently supporting all versions
July 9, 2019
July 9, 2024
Learn more about the SQL Server support lifecycle:
support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/
What does
end of
extended
support
mean?
There will be no access to critical security updates, opening
the potential for business interruptions
Maintaining legacy servers, firewalls, intrusion systems,
etc. gets expensive quickly
As support ends, your organization will likely fail
to meet regulatory standards compliance
The benefits of upgrading to
SQL Server 2014
Achieve mission critical
performance
Maintain security
and compliance
Optimize data
infrastructure
Get up to 30x faster transactions
and more than 100x query
performance gains with in-Memory
The least vulnerable database
platform six years in a row*,
engineered for security from the
ground-up
Virtualize and consolidate your
data platform for maximum
performance at low TCO
Experience the 9’s you need—
greater HA and DR with AlwaysOn
Scale across compute, networking
and storage with Windows Server
2012 R2 and up to 640 logical
processors
Manage compliance audit
requirements
Keep receiving support, security
updates and hotfixes
**National Institute of Standards and Technology Comprehensive Vulnerability Database 4/2014
Choose the best of on-premises
and Azure with hybrid cloud
Migrate web applications to
Azure SQL Database to reduce
administrative needs
The evolution of the Microsoft data platform
The Evolution of SQL Server
Increased performance and functionality – release over release
2005
2014
Solid offering for departmental
IT & enhanced enterprise data
platform.
“Microsoft has made
considerable strides in
automating SQL Servers
management tasks & improving
performance tuning & uptime”
Comprehensive data platform
solution with massive strides in
mission critical & business
intelligence capabilities
“Upgrading to Microsoft’s SQL
Server 2008 delivered an
anticipated ROI of between
162% & 181%.”
eWeek 2005
Forrester
TEI Study 2008
Comprehensive, integrated
data management & business
intelligence with awardwinning analytics.
PowerPivot: Named one of
eWeek’s Top 10 Technologies of
2010
eWeek
A new standard for mission
critical databases & end-to-end
business intelligence with
cloud-ready technologies &
solutions.
“SQL Server 2012 delivers an
ROI of up to 189% with a 1 year
payback period“
Forrester
TEI Study 2012
Build mission-critical apps
using high-performance, inmemory technology across
OLTP, data warehousing, BI and
analytics workloads without
having to buy expensive addons or high-end appliances.
Up to 30x faster transactions
100x query performance gains
Enhanced high availability with
up to 8 readable secondaries
Enhanced security and
scalability
Hybrid backup and disaster
recovery
According to Forrester, the
payback period for SQL Server
2014 is only 9.5 months.
Forrester
TEI Study 2014
¹Total Economic Impact™ Of Microsoft SQL Server, July 2014
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Breakthrough performance with SQL Server 2014
Mission critical
performance with
SQL Server 2014
Breakthrough performance
13x performance from 2005, 5.5x from 2008 with up to 30x additional
gains from in-memory OLTP
High availability
The 9’s you need with readable secondaries using AlwaysOn
Security
Least vulnerable database six years in a row*, with encryption, key
management, auditing, and separation of duties
Scalability
Scale across compute, networking and storage with Windows Server
Manageability
Improved manageability with policy-based management, distributed
replay, improved performance tuning and Windows PowerShell support
Programmability
Reduce complexity with advanced developer tools including T-SQL
enhancements plus support for unstructured and complex data
*National Institute of Standards and Technology Comprehensive Vulnerability Database 4/17/2013
Easy access to data,
big and small
Scale and manage data across
the enterprise
Powerful insights with familiar tools
Optimize your data platform investments
Upgrade scenarios
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Achieve mission-critical
performance onpremises
Virtualize and
consolidate with
Windows Server
Reduce TCO and
increase availability with
Azure VMs
Easy on-ramp to cloud
for web applications with
Azure SQL Database
Hybrid Cloud
Shared
Lower cost
Paas & SaaS
SQL
Azure SQL Database
Virtualized Database
IaaS
SQL
SQL Server in Azure VM
Virtualizes Machines
Virtual
SQL Server Private Cloud
Virtualized Machine + Appliance
Physical
SQL
Dedicated
Higher cost
SQL Server
Physical Machine (raw iron)
Higher administration
Lower administration
Microsoft a leader for…
Magic Quadrant for Operational
Database Management Systems1
Magic Quadrant for Business
Intelligence and Analytics Platforms2
Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse
Database Management Systems3
Farthest right in completeness of vision
A leader 7 years running
Positioned among industry leaders
[1] Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems,” by Donald Feinberg , MervAdrian , Nick Heudecker, October 2014; evaluated for SQL Server 2014
[2] [Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms,” by Rita Sallam, Joao Tapadinhas, Josh Parenteau, Daniel Yuen, Bill Hostmann, February 2014
[3] Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems,” by Mark A. Beyer, Roxane Edjlali, March 2014
http://news.microsoft.com/analyst-reports/
SQL Server 2014 customer momentum
In-Memory OLTP
In-Memory ColumnStore
Hybrid & HA
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What’s New in SQL Server 2014 since SQL Server 2012
PERFORMANCE AND SCALE
In-Memory OLTP
Enhanced In-Memory ColumnStore for DW
Buffer Pool Extension to SSDs
Enhanced Query Processing
Resource Governor adds IO governance
SysPrep at cluster level
Predictable performance with tiering of compute, network, and storage with
Windows Server 2012 R2
HIGH AVAILABILITY
Enhanced AlwaysOn, with 8 secondaries and Replica Wizard
Delayed Durability
Clustered Shared Volume support, VHDX support (Windows Server 2012 R2)
Manage on-premises and cloud apps (System Center 2012 R2)
EASY ACCESS TO DATA,
BIG AND SMALL
Power Query
Windows Azure HDInsight Service
Analytics Platform System (PDW V2)
POWERFUL INSIGHTS
WITH FAMILIAR TOOLS
Power BI in Office 365
Power Map for Excel
Mobile interfaces for Power BI
HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTIONS
Simplified backup to Windows Azure
Support for backup of previous versions of
SQL Server to Windows Azure
Cloud back-up encryption support
Simplified cloud Disaster Recovery with
AlwaysOn replicas in Windows Azure VMs
EASY ON-RAMP
TO THE CLOUD
New Windows Azure Deployment UI
for SQL Server
Larger SQL Server VMs and memory sizes
now available in Windows Azure
SECURITY
Enhanced separation of duty
CC certification at High Assurance Level for 2014
Backup encryption support
PROGRAMMABILITY
Query optimization enhancements
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What’s New in SQL Server 2014 since SQL Server 2008 R2
PERFORMANCE AND SCALE
In-Memory OLTP
Enhanced In-Memory ColumnStore for DW
Support for 640 logical proc. and
Support to 15,000 partitions
Resource Governor IO governance
Buffer Pool Extension to SSDs
Query optimization enhancements
SysPrep at cluster level
Predictable performance with tiering of compute,
network, and storage with Windows Server 2012 R2
HIGH AVAILABILITY
SQL Server AlwaysOn
Delayed Durability
Recovery Advisor
Windows Server Core
Live Migration
Online Operations enhancements
Clustered Shared Volume support, VHDX support
(Windows Server 2012 R2)
Manage on-premises and cloud apps
(System Center 2012 R2)
SECURITY
User-Defined Server Roles
Default Schema for Groups
SQL Server Audit
SQL Server Fine-grained Auditing
Enhanced separation of duty
CC certification at High Assurance Level
Backup encryption support
PROGRAMMABILITY
SQL Server Data Tools
Local DB runtime (Express)
Data-tier Application Component project template
Data-Tier Application Framework (DAC Fx)
Query optimization enhancements
Interoperability support (ADO.NET, ODBC, JDBC, PDO,
ADO APIs and .NET C/C++, Java, Linux, and PHP
platforms)
T-SQL enhancements
Enhanced support for ANSI SQL standards
Transact-SQL Static Code Analysis tools
Transact-SQL code snippets
Intellisense
Unstructured and complex data support
FileTable built on FILESTREAM
Remote Blob Storage with SharePoint 2010
Statistical Semantic Search
Spatial features, including Full Globe and arcs
Large user-defined data types
MANAGEABILITY
Distributed Replay
Contained Database Authentication
System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2012
Windows PowerShell 2.0 support
Multi-server Management with SQL Server Utility
Control Point
Data-Tier Application Component
ACCESS ANY DATA
Power Query
Windows Azure
HDInsight Service
Analytics Platform System
(PDW V2)
Mash up data from
different sources, such as
Oracle & Hadoop
INSIGHTS WITH
FAMILIAR TOOLS
Power BI in Office 365
Power Map for Excel
Mobile interfaces for
Power BI
COMPLETE BI
SOLUTION
SQL Server BI Edition
HA for StreamInsight,
complex event processing
BI Semantic Model
SQL Server Data Tools
support for BI
Change Data Capture for
Oracle
Reporting services
HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTIONS
Data quality services
EASY ON-RAMP TO THE CLOUD
Power View
Configurable reporting
alerts
Reporting as SharePoint
Shared Service
Report Builder 3.0
Build organizational
knowledge base
Connect to 3rd party data
cleansing providers
Master data services
Master Data Hub
Master Data Services Addin for Microsoft Excel
Integration services
Graphical tools in SSIS
Extensible object model
SSIS as a Server
Broader data integration
with more sources; DB
vendors, cloud, Hadoop
Pipeline improvements
Simplified backup to Windows Azure
Support for backup of previous versions of SQL Server
to Windows Azure
Cloud back-up encryption support
Simplified cloud Disaster Recovery with AlwaysOn
replicas in Windows Azure VMs
New Windows Azure Deployment UI
for SQL Server
Larger SQL Server VMs and memory sizes now
available in Windows Azure
DAC enhancements: Import/export with Windows
Azure SQL Database
COMPLETE AND CONSISTENT
FROM ON-PREM TO CLOUD
SQL Server Data Tools
License Mobility (with SA)
Resource Governor enhancements
Snapshot backups to Windows Azure via SQL Server
Management Studio
Analysis services
Import PowerPivot models
into Analysis Services
Enhancements on
productivity, performance
18
What’s New in SQL Server 2014 since SQL Server 2008
PERFORMANCE AND SCALE
In-Memory OLTP
Enhanced In-Memory ColumnStore for DW
Support for 640 logical proc. and 4 TB memory
Support to 15,000 partitions
Resource Governor IO governance
Buffer Pool Extension to SSDs
Query optimization enhancements
SysPrep at cluster level
Predictable performance with tiering of compute, network,
and storage with Windows Server 2012 R2
Data Compression with USC-2 Unicode support
Backup Compression
HIGH AVAILABILITY
SQL Server AlwaysOn
Delayed Durability
Recovery Advisor
Windows Server Core
Live Migration
Online Operations enhancements
Clustered Shared Volume support, VHDX support
(Windows Server 2012 R2)
Manage on-premises and cloud apps
(System Center 2012 R2)
SECURITY
User-Defined Server Roles
Default Schema for Groups
SQL Server Audit
SQL Server Fine-grained Auditing
Enhanced separation of duty
CC certification at High Assurance Level
Backup encryption support
PROGRAMMABILITY
ACCESS ANY DATA
SQL Server Data Tools
Local DB runtime (Express)
Data-tier Application Component project template
Data-Tier Application Framework (DAC Fx)
Query optimization enhancements
Interoperability support (ADO.NET, ODBC, JDBC, PDO, ADO
APIs and .NET C/C++, Java, Linux, and PHP platforms)
Power Query
Windows Azure HDInsight
Service
Analytics Platform System
(PDW V2)
Mash up data from different
sources, such as Oracle and
Hadoop
T-SQL enhancements
INSIGHTS WITH
FAMILIAR TOOLS
Enhanced support for ANSI SQL standards
Transact-SQL Static Code Analysis tools
Transact-SQL code snippets
Intellisense
Unstructured and complex data support
FileTable built on FILESTREAM
Remote Blob Storage with SharePoint 2010
Statistical Semantic Search
Spatial features, including Full Globe and arcs
Large user-defined data types
MANAGEABILITY
Distributed Replay
Contained Database Authentication
System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2012
Windows PowerShell 2.0 support
Data-Tier Application Component
Power BI in Office 365
Power Map for Excel
Mobile interfaces for
Power BI
COMPLETE BI
SOLUTION
SQL Server BI Edition
StreamInsight,
complex event processing
BI Semantic Model
SQL Server Data Tools
support for BI
Change Data Capture for
Oracle
Reporting services
Power View
Configurable reporting alerts
Reporting as SharePoint
Shared Service
Report Builder 3.0
Data quality services
Build organizational
knowledge base
Connect to 3rd party data
cleansing providers
Master data services
Master Data Hub
Master Data Services Add-in
for Microsoft Excel
Integration services
Graphical tools in SSIS
Extensible object model
SSIS as a Server
Broader data integration with
more sources; DB vendors,
cloud, Hadoop
Pipeline improvements
HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTIONS
Backup to Windows Azure
Cloud Disaster Recovery
Extend on-premises apps to the cloud
EASY ON-RAMP TO THE CLOUD
New Windows Azure Deployment UI
for SQL Server
Larger SQL Server VMs and memory sizes now available in
Windows Azure
DAC enhancements: Import/export with Windows Azure SQL
Database
COMPLETE AND CONSISTENT
FROM ON-PREM TO CLOUD
SQL Server Data Tools
License Mobility (with SA)
Resource Governor enhancements
Snapshot backups to Windows Azure via SQL Server
Management Studio
Analysis services
Import PowerPivot models
into Analysis Services
Enhancements on
productivity, performance
19
What’s New in SQL Server 2014 since SQL Server 2005
PERFORMANCE AND SCALE
In-Memory OLTP
Enhanced In-Memory ColumnStore for DW
Support for 640 logical proc. and 4 TB memory
Support to 15,000 partitions
Resource Governor IO governance
Buffer Pool Extension to SSDs
Query optimization enhancements
SysPrep at cluster level
Predictable performance with tiering of compute, network, and
storage with Windows Server 2012 R2
Data Compression with USC-2 Unicode support
Backup Compression
HIGH AVAILABILITY
SQL Server AlwaysOn
Database Mirroring
Failover Clustering
Database Snapshots
Delayed Durability
Recovery Advisor
Windows Server Core
Live Migration
Online Operations
Clustered Shared Volume support, VHDX support
(Windows Server 2012 R2)
Manage on-premises and cloud apps (System Center 2012 R2)
SECURITY
User-Defined Server Roles
Default Schema for Groups
SQL Server Audit
Transparent Data Encryption
Extensible Key Management
Standards-based Encryption
SQL Server Fine-grained Auditing
Enhanced separation of duty
CC certification at High Assurance Level
Backup encryption support
PROGRAMMABILITY
SQL Server Data Tools
Local DB runtime (Express)
Data-tier Application Component project template
Data-Tier Application Framework (DAC Fx)
Query optimization enhancements
Interoperability support (ADO.NET, ODBC, JDBC, PDO, ADO APIs and
.NET C/C++, Java, Linux, and PHP platforms)
T-SQL enhancements
Enhanced support for ANSI SQL standards
Transact-SQL Static Code Analysis tools
Transact-SQL code snippets
Intellisense
Data support
ACCESS ANY DATA
Power Query
Windows Azure HDInsight Service
Analytics Platform System
(PDW V2)
Mash up data from different
sources, such as Oracle & Hadoop
INSIGHTS WITH
FAMILIAR TOOLS
Power BI in Office 365
Power Map for Excel
Mobile interfaces for Power BI
COMPLETE BI SOLUTION
FILESTREAM data type
FileTable built on FILESTREAM
Remote Blob Storage with SharePoint 2010
Spatial data support
Full Text Search for unstructured files
Statistical Semantic Search
Large user-defined data types
SQL Server BI Edition
StreamInsight
BI Semantic Model
SQL Server Data Tools
BI Development Studio
Microsoft Visual Studio-based
report dev tools
Change Data Capture for Oracle
Programmability support
Analysis services
Support for LINQ and ADO.NET Entity Framework
CLR Integration and ADO.NET Object Services
MANAGEABILITY
Distributed Replay
Contained Database Authentication
System Center Management Pack for SQL Server 2012
Windows PowerShell 2.0 support
Data-Tier Application Component
Policy-Based Management
SQL Server Performance Data Collector
Query enhancements
SMTP mail for secure DB email w/o Outlook
Data quality services
Build organizational knowledge
base
Connect to 3rd party data cleansing
providers
Master data services
Master Data Hub
Master Data Services Add-in for
Microsoft Excel
Integration services
Graphical tools in SSIS
Extensible object model
SSIS as a Server
Broader data integration with more
sources; DB vendors, cloud,
Hadoop
Pipeline improvements
Persistent lookups
High-performance connectors
Data profiling tool
HYBRID CLOUD SOLUTIONS
Backup to Windows Azure
Cloud Disaster Recovery
Extend on-premises apps to the cloud
EASY ON-RAMP TO THE CLOUD
New Windows Azure Deployment UI
for SQL Server
Larger SQL Server VMs and memory sizes now available in
Windows Azure
DAC enhancements: Import/export with Windows Azure
SQL Database
COMPLETE AND CONSISTENT FROM
ON-PREM TO CLOUD
SQL Server Data Tools
License Mobility (with SA)
Resource Governor enhancements
Snapshot backups to Windows Azure via SQL Server
Management Studio
Import PowerPivot models into
Analysis Services
Enhancements on productivity,
performance
Cube design tools, block
computations, and write-back to
MOLAP
Reporting services
Power View
Configurable reporting alerts
Reporting as SharePoint Shared
Service
Report Builder 3.0
Report Designer
Report Manager
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Get started today—Upgrade to SQL Server 2014
1
Discover
Categorize applications
and workloads
 Read Forrester’s TEI of SQL
Server 2012 & 2014
 Run the MAP toolkit
2
Target
Identify your
destination(s)
3
Upgrade
Make the move
 SQL Server 2014
 Azure VMs
 Azure SQL database
 Read the SQL Server 2014
Upgrade Guide
 Consult the SQL Server 2014
Upgrade Advisor
 Azure SQL Database
Migration Wizard