EMC's commitment to consistently maintain and improve quality is led by the Total Customer Experience (TCE) program, which is driven by Six Sigma methodologies. As a result, EMC has built Customer Integration Labs in its Global Solutions Centers to reflect realworld deployments in which TCE use cases are developed and executed. These use cases provide EMC with an insight into the challenges currently facing its customers.
This document describes the references architecture of the Virtualizing SQL Server 2008 Using EMC VNX Series and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V solution, which was tested and validated by the EMC Unified Storage Solutions group. The architecture provides a known starting point for the development of a customer implementation and also provides guidelines on how to apply best practices in real world.