Today we are happy to announce the availability of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 for MSDN and TechNet subscribers.

For subscribers, SQL Server 2008 R2 is now available in the following editions: Enterprise, Standard, Web, Workgroup and Developer (English Language availability only). To get started visit -

As a reminder, customers and partners who aren’t able to attend one of the many worldwide SQL Server 2008 R2 launch events, can view a SQL Server 2008 R2 Digital Tour at www.sqlserverlaunch.com.