Reference Architecture: Microsoft SQL Server and VMware vSAN with ThinkSystem ServersReference Architecture (withdrawn product)

7 Aug 2017
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This reference architecture covers running virtualized Microsoft SQL Server in a VMware vSAN hyperconverged environment using Lenovo ThinkSystem servers using Intel Xeon Scalable CPUs and Lenovo networking. Performance and sizing information is provided with the best practices and networking considerations for implementing Microsoft SQL Server and VMware vSAN. The intended audience is IT professionals, technical architects, sales engineers, and consultants to assist in planning, designing, and implementing Microsoft SQL Server on VMware vSAN.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 Business problem and business value
3 Requirements
4 Architectural overview
5 Component model
6 Operational model
7 Deployment considerations
8 Appendix: Bill of Materials

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