SQL Server 2008 offers more powerful relational data warehousing capabilities. Take a close look at key performance-related data warehousing features and find out how you can use all this new technology to optimize query performance. The article explores star join query optimization, partitioned table parallelism, ROW and PAGE compression, partition-aligned indexed views, and more. 

Ready to get behind the wheel and give SQL Server 2008 and a spin?  Consider trying out some of the SQL Server 2008 Virtual Labs.

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matt