SQL Server Review

Overall high quality features, reliable, and good technical support


What is our primary use case?

Our primary use case is for SQL Server is data warehousing and business intelligence.

How has it helped my organization?

This solution acts as the backbone of most IT services. It is essential for us to use it.

What is most valuable?

I have found the whole solution with all its features wonderful.

What needs improvement?

If this solution could provide an automatic indexing feature it would be very useful.

In the next release, there could be better integration with Power BI or other tools.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for approximately 20 years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable. There has been a few bugs but all solutions have them at one time or another.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

There are scalability limitations and this is why we are evaluating cloud alternatives. 

I rate the scalability of SQL Server a four out of five.

How are customer service and technical support?

We provide support for our clients but if we need support we receive it quickly because we are prime customers.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We are currently evaluating cloud options.

What other advice do I have?

I would advise those wanting to implement this solution to thoroughly investigate if this is the right tool for their use case.

I rate SQL Server an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Private Cloud
**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: partner
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