This new white paper discuss how you can run SQL server workloads on our Hyper-V (R2) infrastructure.

The tests in this white paper demonstrate that Hyper-V provides the performance and scalability needed to run SQL Server workloads in consolidation scenarios. As an example, the following diagram compares OLTP workload performance of 8 stacked native instances and 8 stack virtual instances.

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You can read the details of the results and analysis in the whitepaper.