Dell EMC Ready Solution for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 with Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) is a preconfigured solution with preconfigured components. At the base of the solution are the versatile Dell EMC PowerEdge 14th Generation servers. Each server is a building block in the architecture’s modular design, enabling a scalable and high-performance database infrastructure.
The solution is implemented on a hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) that uses Dell EMC Ready Nodes for Microsoft Windows Server 2016 with Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization. The virtualized infrastructure solution can be deployed in either of the following ways: