Official News from Microsoft’s Information Platform
Forrester Research has named Microsoft a leader in The Forrester Wave report: Enterprise Data Warehousing Platforms, Q1 2009 (February 2009). Forrester noted that “Microsoft’s substantial presence in the DBMS, OLAP, portal, spreadsheet, collaboration, and browser markets provide a strong competitive advantage.”
The report continued to say that “Microsoft will leverage these positions to deliver its growing EDW solution stack, including future cloud-based EDW services, into fresh opportunities across diverse market segments.
Key findings in the report include:
Read the full Forrester Research report: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/itanalyst/docs/02-06-09WarehousingPlatformsQ12009.aspx
SQL Server 2008 Data Warehousing: http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2008/en/us/data-warehousing.aspx